Monday Feb 01, 2021

Operation Desert Storm and MCAGCC - Mike Guardia on Big Blend Radio

This episode of Big Blend Radio's “Military Monday” Show, features Mike Guardia, a US Army Veteran, and awarding-winning military historian and author. Mike gives an overview of the Gulf War and Operation Desert Storm and discusses the role Twentynine Palms, California played in the military operation. The Marines first came to Twentynine Palms in 1952. Since then, the Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center has trained thousands of proud Marines, many of whom were deployed during Operation Desert Shield and Desert Storm. Pictured is a partial view of the “Desert Storm Homecoming and Victory Parade” mural in 29 Palms by Chuck Caplinger. Featured music is “Ocotillo” from the “Perfume of Creosote” album by Michael and Spider. Keep up with Mike at 

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