Rob V. is the founder of OperationMilitaryKids.org. While he never actually served in the US Military, he has a passion for writing about military related topics.
Born and raised in Woodbridge, NJ, he graduated from the New Jersey Institute Of Technology with an MBA in eCommerce. His hobbies include beach volleyball, target shooting, and lifting.
Rob is also a Commercially rated pilot and Certified Flight Instructor (CFI), with over 1,500 hours of flight time.
When you complete an application it’s not uncommon to find the term “protected veteran”.
Protected veteran is a type of status that protects qualifying veterans from discrimination, including in the workplace.
Consequently, you could define protect veteran status as a … Click Here To Read the rest
If you have ever visited a war memorial or cemetery with headstones marking the graves of veterans, you may see coins of different denominations left at these grave sites.
These coins symbolize honor, respect, and remembrance for those who have … Click Here To Read the rest
Military terminal leave, also referred to as “transitional leave”, is a final privilege you earn with military service.
Terminal leave is designed to provide military personnel with time away prior to discharge.
As a result, service members often utilize the … Click Here To Read the rest
The SKS rifle was an integral weapon during the height of the Cold War.
The Soviet-manufactured assault rifle was a favorite among allied forces of the Eastern Bloc.
It’s distinguished by a hinged, fixed 10-round magazine along with a folding … Click Here To Read the rest
M16 vs AR15…there are varying opinions as to which of these assault rifles is the most effective in combat.
The M16 was first introduced during the Vietnam War and has a long history with the U.S. Armed Forces.
On the … Click Here To Read the rest