Dirty Canteen is a collaboration of this generation's veteran artists and is actively committed to helping fellow Veterans with opportunities for expression and support. We also educate the public. Our goal is to exhibit our work in institutions across the country. The Dirty Canteen is a metaphor for our experiences in the military. We have served in conflicts from the Gulf War, Kosovo, Afghanistan and Iraq, and we would like to share our experiences and knowledge.
Rob Riggle: Lieutenant Colonel, U.S. Marine Corps Reserve This former 'Daily Show' correspondent, also seen in 'The Hangover' and 'The Other Guys,' has served in Liberia, Kosovo, and Afghanistan, earning over 19 medals and ribbons for heroism in combat. He is also a Public Affairs Officer with the United States Marine Corps Reserve.
Air Force TSgt. Herman Mackey III, 30, of Bakersfield, California. Died May 3, 2013, serving during Operation Enduring Freedom. Assigned to 93rd Air Refueling Squadron, Fairchild Air Force Base, Washington. Died when the KC-135 aircraft he was in crashed near Chon-Aryk, Kyrgyzstan while on a refueling mission for Afghanistan war operations. According to witnesses, the plane exploded twice in flight and broke into several pieces in midair. The cause of the crash is under investigation.
#SEALOfHonor ..... Honoring Army Sgt. Paul J. Atim who selflessly sacrificed his life four years ago, April 16, 2011 in Afghanistan for our great Country. Please help me honor him so that he is not forgotten. http://ourfallensoldier.com/AtimPaulJ_MemorialPage.html
SEAL Of Honor shares..... Honoring Marine Sgt. John K. Rankel who selflessly sacrificed his life in Afghanistan four years ago today, (June 08, 2010) Please help me honor him so that he is not forgotten.
Army SFC. Coater B. Debose, 55, of State Line, Mississippi. Died August 19, 2012, serving during Operation Enduring Freedom. Assigned to 2nd Battalion, 351st Infantry Regiment, 158th Infantry Brigade, 1st Army Division East, U.S. Army Reserve, Camp Shelby, Mississippi. Died in Kandahar Province, Afghanistan, of injuries sustained from small arms fire while conducting security operations. SFC Debose was assigned to train Afghan police.
Marine Cpl. Robert P. Warns II Died November 8, 2004 Serving During Operation Iraqi Freedom 23, of Waukesha, Wis.; assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 24th Marine Regiment, 4th Marine Division, Marine Corps Reserve, Chicago; killed Nov. 8 by enemy action in Babil province, Iraq.
Marine Lance Cpl. Brandon W. Pearson Died November 4, 2010 Serving During Operation Enduring Freedom 21, of Arvada, Colo.; assigned to 3rd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.; died Nov. 4 in Helmand province, Afghanistan, while conducting combat operations.