This is a photo of an HMMWV that took 15-20 lbs of high explosive. Shrapnel penetrated both the passenger and rear-passenger side, severely wounding a translator (rear-passenger seat). The passenger was fine, as the fragment that entered the vehicle (notice the large hole in the window) passed in front of her face. There were no fatalities, and the translator later recovered.

1984, Detroit. 

U.S. national guard forces move to engage a fellow attempting to declare a monarchical government within the united states, claiming a national restaurant chain as his kingdom.

Here’s footage from a reporter attached to the 125th Infantry regiment, (A Company) as they storm a fortified position of the burger obsessed dissidents.


U.S. Marines with Weapons Company, 1st Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment, Marine Rotational Force – Darwin, provide security at Cultana Training Area, South Australia, Australia, July 1, 2016. The Marines moved to their first objective point during Exercise Hamel, a trilateral training exercise with Australian, New Zealand, and U.S. forces. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Mandaline Hatch/Released)