I know I'm in the minority, but I actually prefer "First to Fight" and "VICTORY!" But if it had to be replaced, there wasn't a much better substitute than Audie Murphy.
Yeah, with Audie you had a man who could fight and Act. With Ronny you had someone who could act and sometimes forget things like Iran-contra.
In the end, he remembered. But you're right about his memory. We must remember that Alzheimer's was kicking in, and he was even being prompted by Nancy at some of his exchanges with the media. That's one argument against electing old folks - like HILLARY. See: