The Lone Ranger Phone Cases
It seems like the iconic hero in classic tv programs rarely gets hit when the bullets start flying…like Jules said in Pulp Fiction, " This was Divine Intervention!". Artist Vance Capley combines the two ideas in this piece called “Divine intervention”.
In Season 5 of Doctor Who, Rory Williams, the Lone Centurion waited 2000 years, guarding the Pandorica with his love and bride to be, Amelia Pond trapped inside. This shirt is an homage to “The Lone Centurion” and his dedication to his beloved. The Latin quote is “Fidem Securitatis Amare in Aeternum” which means “Fidelity, Security, Love Forever.”
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The Vietnamese Rangers, properly known in Vietnamese as the Biệt Động Quân, more commonly known as the ARVN Rangers, were the Rangers of the Army of the Republic of Vietnam. Trained and assisted by American Special Forces and Ranger advisers, the Vietnamese Rangers infiltrated beyond enemy lines in daring search and destroy missions. Initially trained as a counter-insurgency light infantry force by removing the fourth company each of the existing infantry battalions, they later expanded into a swing force capable of conventional as well as counter-insurgency operations.
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Remember the Alamo! Remember Goliad! Rep your true Texas pride with this classic Lone Star of Texas design. It's the perfect gift for any Texas, San Antonio, Austin, Dallas, Houston, Fort Worth, El Paso, or Alamo lover! Come and take it! Featuring a distressed Texas star encircled by the word TEXAS, this Lone Star of Texas Pride graphic is perfect for any Texas enthusiast. If the words Alamo, 1836, and Gonzales mean anything to you -- don't pass this up.
Tags: goliad, gonzales, texas-revolution, san-jacinto, alamo
The 75th Ranger Regiment, also known as Army Rangers, is a light infantry special operations force part of the United States Army Special Operations Command. The Regiment is headquartered at Fort Benning, Georgia and is composed of one special troops battalion and three Ranger battalions. The primary mission of the Regiment is to conduct direct action raids in hostile or sensitive environments worldwide, often killing or capturing high value targets. The 75th Ranger Regiment is the U.S. Army's premier light infantry unit, with specialized skills that enable the Regiment to perform a variety of missions. Besides direct action raids, these include: Airfield seizure, special reconnaissance, personnel recovery, clandestine insertion, and site exploitation. The Regiment can deploy one Ranger battalion within 18 hours of alert notification.
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On the night of October 19, 2001, before the Rangers dropped, several targets on and around the objective were targeted by U.S. air power, first by bombs dropped from B-2 stealth bombers, then by fire from orbiting AC-130 aircraft. These air strikes resulted in a number of enemy KIAs and several enemy fleeing the area. Following the air strikes, the 4 MC-130 Combat Talon aircraft flew over the drop zone (DZ) at 800 feet. In zero illumination, 199 Rangers proceeded to exit the MC-130s. Led by a small pathfinder team to mark the DZ, a company-sized element of approximately 200 Rangers from 3rd Battalion, 75th Ranger Regiment, parachuted from four Lockheed MC-130 aircraft towards a desert landing strip south of the city on an "objective Rhino"
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