SSG Don Shipman, Blues Platoon, 4 / 7 Air Cav. Near Chorwon Valley, Korea. Spring, 1983.
SFC Don Shipman and brother (Curt Edwards) fifteen minutes after graduating as U.S. Army Special Forces Green Berets. Ft. Bragg, NC. SEP 1987.
Attached to 7th Special Forces Group in Honduras. JAN-MAR 1988.
With my Muj near the Pak-Afghan Border, JAN-JUN1989.
ODA-542 (Partial), 2nd Bn, 5th Special Forces Group (Airborne). A few day before infil into the Saudi-Iraq Neutral Zone at the outset of the air campaign. Desert Storm, JAN 1991.
LTs Don Shipman and Rick Meredith, 4 / 9 Arctic Light Infantry. Two hundred miles north of the Arctic Circle. AUG 1997.
Curt and Don. Alaska, SEP 1998.
Inside Laos traversing the Ho Chi Minh Trail en route to old NVA base camp where we would stay during an Operation Full Accounting mission (recovering remains of lost service members during Vietnam War). MAY 2001.
Curt and I rode from WV to ID and back using county roads to better interact with Fly-Over Americans. God bless them...each and every one. Summer 2008.