The battle scarred door of an Iraqi Special Forces armored Humvee after clashing with ISIS fighters on the outskirts of Mosul in February 2017 [1500×929]

The battle scarred door of an Iraqi Special Forces armored Humvee after clashing with ISIS fighters on the outskirts of Mosul in February 2017 [1500×929]

USS New Orleans (CA 32) comes into the Puget Sound Navy Yard, Bremerton, Washington, for a new bow after battle with Japanese warships in Southwest Pacific. 11 January 1944. [2128 x 2617]

USS New Orleans (CA 32) comes into the Puget Sound Navy Yard, Bremerton, Washington, for a new bow after battle with Japanese warships in Southwest Pacific. 11 January 1944. [2128 x 2617]

Two French women carry their belongings down the ruins of rue Paul Doumer in Caen following the British and Canadian liberation of the city after the Battle for Caen. August, 1944. [3313 x 2480]

Two French women carry their belongings down the ruins of rue Paul Doumer in Caen following the British and Canadian liberation of the city after the Battle for Caen. August, 1944. [3313 x 2480]

German women, dubbed “Trümmerfrauen” (rubble women), work in a chain gang-like fashion in bucket brigades to clear the bomb and battle damage in post-war Berlin. August, 1945. [1100 x 868]

German women, dubbed “Trümmerfrauen” (rubble women), work in a chain gang-like fashion in bucket brigades to clear the bomb and battle damage in post-war Berlin. August, 1945. [1100 x 868]

A destroyed building incorporated into a trench at La Cordonnerie Farm in France during WW1. “The Battle of Aubers Ridge, 1915. Colonel Napier CRA, in La Cordonnerie Farm. The German trenches were about 70 yards distant from this position.” [1772×1855]

A destroyed building incorporated into a trench at La Cordonnerie Farm in France during WW1. “The Battle of Aubers Ridge, 1915. Colonel Napier CRA, in La Cordonnerie Farm. The German trenches were about 70 yards distant from this position.” [1772×1855]

Japanese light aircraft carrier Ryūjō under construction in Drydock No. 5, Yokosuka, Japan, 20 Oct 1931. She was sunk by USN carrier aircraft at the Battle of the Eastern Solomons on 24 August 1942. [2,996 by 2,369]

Japanese light aircraft carrier Ryūjō under construction in Drydock No. 5, Yokosuka, Japan, 20 Oct 1931. She was sunk by USN carrier aircraft at the Battle of the Eastern Solomons on 24 August 1942. [2,996 by 2,369]

Bomb dropped by Japanese pilot Kazumi Horie exploding on the flight deck of USS Enterprise during Battle of the Eastern Solomons, 24 Aug 1942 [1842 x 1531]

Bomb dropped by Japanese pilot Kazumi Horie exploding on the flight deck of USS Enterprise during Battle of the Eastern Solomons, 24 Aug 1942 [1842 x 1531]

U.S Army soldiers of the 145th Regiment, 37th U.S. Infantry Division, move through a courtyard of following a Japanese attack at a nearby building of the Filipino National Assembly during the Battle of Manila. March 1, 1945. [5095 x 4013]

U.S Army soldiers of the 145th Regiment, 37th U.S. Infantry Division, move through a courtyard of following a Japanese attack at a nearby building of the Filipino National Assembly during the Battle of Manila. March 1, 1945. [5095 x 4013]

The outcome of attempting to battle depression by dipping a sharpened pencil in house paint and creating my own therapeutic style of artwork. This piece is 16”x20” and took me 42 hours (over a 6 month span).

The outcome of attempting to battle depression by dipping a sharpened pencil in house paint and creating my own therapeutic style of artwork. This piece is 16”x20” and took me 42 hours (over a 6 month span).