2nd Annual W.A.R. Gaming 24hr Fundraiser

We are very excited to announce our 24hr Streaming Fundraiser is back for its second year. The amount of support last year was amazing and we can’t wait to see what this year has in store. We have teamed up with other creators to support us in our mission to serve those who have served.Continue reading “2nd Annual W.A.R. Gaming 24hr Fundraiser”

Feature: Reynaldo Valenzuela

Reynaldo Valenzuela was born in Roswell, NM, and raised by his grandparents. He graduated in 2001 and joined the military in November of that year. He was sent to basic training at Ft. Benning, GA. After graduating from infantry school, he was stationed at Ft. Hood, TX in the BCO 1/9 CAV. His unit wasContinue reading “Feature: Reynaldo Valenzuela”

Persian Gulf War

January 17th to February 24th, 1991.  Tensions are on the rise between the Iraqi government and the United Nations. Iraq’s controversial invasion of Kuwait eventually results in the UN for the first time since 1950 permitting the use of force against an enemy. A massive coalition of multinational forces is prepared for war. This UN coalitionContinue reading “Persian Gulf War”

Feature: Andreas Sanchez

Army Veteran. Former Corrections Officer. Air Traffic Controller. Team Roper. W.A.R. would like to introduce you to a long-standing member and volunteer, Andreas (Dre) Sanchez. Below, you will find a very thoughtful biography written by Andreas himself. We appreciate the history he shared of his family. We are all very proud of those who servedContinue reading “Feature: Andreas Sanchez”

Army Chaplain History

As long as armies have existed, military chaplains have served alongside Soldiers, providing for their spiritual needs, working to improve morale and aiding the wounded. The Bible tells of the early Israelites bringing their priests into battle with them. Pagan priests accompanied the Roman Legions during their conquests; as Christianity became the predominant religion ofContinue reading “Army Chaplain History”

McGregor Duck Call & Pen

Thank you for this incredible donation to W.A.R. by McGregor’s Fine Wine Stoppers & Pens. For more information, you can find McGregor’s on Facebook here. Thank you John Simpson, Army Veteran, for connecting Warriors and Rodeo with this company. We appreciate your support of this organization and their company. It takes people like John toContinue reading “McGregor Duck Call & Pen”

Marine Corps Veteran Caleb Martin – Steer Wrestler at SRA Finals

Caleb Martin competed at this year’s 47th Southern Rodeo Association Finals in Asheville, NC, Nov. 12-14, 2021. Martin served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 2012-2021 as a radio operator. He has been steer wrestling since 2004 and plans on continuing to compete in 2022 in the Southern Rodeo Association. We are thankful for hisContinue reading “Marine Corps Veteran Caleb Martin – Steer Wrestler at SRA Finals”

W.A.R. Update

W.A.R. Update – between Covid restrictions and our president being diagnosed with a brain tumor and the following brain surgery, W.A.R. has experienced a decrease in events and fundraising. With a team of volunteers, we are excited to have our first in-person event back to be with the one and only @bobfeistinvitational and @heelomatictrainingsystems inContinue reading “W.A.R. Update”