Awesome biography of James Doohan! Sector 7, perhaps you will be kind enough to tell us some of your war experiences.
It is one thing to share like experiences with someone who has been through them. Otherwise, I tend to remain quite private about my combat missions. I was a US Navy SEAL team member. Most of our missions were Classified, some still are 30 years later. Jimmy was a generation or two before me, yet we shared a common bond during our friendship... more so than other cast and crew I met.
Entertainers are not often known for their heroics ...
James Stewart, Ronald Reagan and many, many other famous actors were decorated World War II veterans.
“When all Americans are treated as equal, no matter who they are or whom they love, we are all more free.” -Pres. Obama
"A great democracy does not make it harder to vote than to buy an assault weapon." -Pres. Clinton