Pope Francis Receives “Marines Don’t Cry”

Agent Orange Remembrance Day NYC (See video)

Danny gave the keynote address, and I joined him at the podium to give support and encouragement.  The names of both American and Korean veterans who passed were read, and candles lit in their honor.  Never forget; say their names.  We performed a flag folding ceremony, aided by #GoldstarMothers, then presented these ladies their own … Continued

Chapel of Four Chaplains Legion of Honor Humanitarian Awards

With arms linked in solidarity, the Four Chaplains all went down with the ship, the USS Dorchester, in WWII. Having prayed and encouraged sailors til their last breath. They courageously passed their life vests 🛟 to others, faithful to the very end, as the Dorchester, mortally wounded by torpedo, sank into the frigid ocean. In … Continued

Honor Walk 2023

Honor Walk 2023: Honoring and thanking God, veterans, first responders, and their families.  We launched the walk from American Legion Post 194 in St. Augustine, FL, witht the childs of Kids Safe Zone.  Then we travelled to these cities where we had symbolic walks, events, and flag presentations:  Charleston, Parris Island, and Beaufort, SC; Jacksonville, … Continued

25th Anniversary Celebration of Global Walk

Danny and I are delighted to celebrate and share our Dec 12th event, 25th Anniversary of Global Walk, held in Melbourne FL. We honored and thanked God, veterans, first responders, and their families. Many thanks to our cohost/cosponsor, Brad & Alisha Fairman & Family, as well as Shaklee, At Your Service Bookkeeping, and Friday Night … Continued

USMC 247th Birthday Ball

#usmcball2022 where my Danny was the guest speaker. We honored 94-year-old Ray Burkhard, Fox Company, US Marine, Korean War and Chosin Reservoir warrior. We #globalwalkinc also recognized veterans, first responders, and their families: almost everyone in the ballroom stood up! There is more that unites us than divides us. The Det auctioned my donated print … Continued

40th Anniversay Vietnam Veterans Memorial

With lots of veterans, families, supporters and USAF Academy Association of Graduates #usafaaog Dave Bitton, Dir of Digital Communications, #40thanniversary of the #VietnamVeteransMemorial to honor #VietnamVeterans and all veterans #welcomehome #VeteransDay2022 Thanks to #vietnamveteransofamerica (VVA)! for having us #usafaclassof1985 #usafagrads #usafaaog #usafaalumniinaction #usafacheckpoints #usmcvietnamveteran #spacecoastfalcons

America Salutes You Concert with USMC Legend Major James Capers Jr., USS Iowa

America Salutes You “Superbands” concert on the Pacific Battleship Center – Battleship USS Iowa.   Artists and musicians shared their musical talents to benefit veteran non-profit organizations. The concert will be aired on Memorial Day 2022. We thank and honor multiple #purpleheart recipient and warrior @MajorJamesCapersJr. for his service to our country and his many sacrifices. … Continued

Danny Returns to Parris Island 60 Years After Graduating and Becoming a Marine

Happy birthday, US Marine Sgt Danny Garcia.   Where it all started, Parris Island, SC — that’s where he wanted to go for his 77th birthday. We thank #MarineCorpsRecruitDepotParrisIsland for a warm welcome and for treating us with such respect and dignity. Thanks to Commanding General, BGen Julie Nethercot, Sgt Maj Mota, Col RT Player (Headquarters … Continued

National Vietnam War Veterans Day March 2022

I am a #usmcvietnamveteran with South Vietnamese Air Force pilots and veterans, whose children serve in the US Armed Forces. Honor, humility, gratitude. We thank you now and on #VietnamVeteransDay 2022.  Honored to greet and stand with South Vietnamese Air Force vets; #dannygarciawalkingman on #nationalvietnamwarveteransday 2022. With Col Vihn Dao, Sean and Steve Dao, all pilots and incredibly … Continued

Pope Francis Receives “Marines Don’t Cry”

  By the grace of God, with help from our sponsors, we attended the Papal Audience on Dec 22, 2021, and presented our book to Pope Francis in Rome. MC = Mission Complete.  What an adventure amidst Corona, the holidays; God is faithful and HE cleared the path for this special moment. One week later … Continued