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In the first half of the 20th century women in the U.S. Navy weren't very common. One of the rare
Through World War 2 and at the end of the War, the various American personnel who fought in the conflict
I didn't recall this film being promoted in any significant way, and its a damn shame. Because Memorial Day has
Matthew B. Ridgway was born on March 3, 1895 in Virginia, United States. He graduated from West Point in 1917
Wow. Talk about a movie that was ahead of its time in its message. Well, mostly anyway. Halls of Montezuma follows the
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When studying World War 2, a common question that arises is what exactly each army group or unit name means?
During World War 2, Lt. Gilbert Steingart served as dentist aboard the USS Ocelot in the Pacific Theater. He wrote
The World War 2 Memorial was originally authorized by then President Bill Clinton on May 25th, 1993. Public Law 103-22
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Oh man, I can't believe I've never found the time to see Das Boot until now. I mean, what was I thinking?!
The Battle of Corregidor was a very important part of the Japanese conquest of the Philippines because of its location
The USS Arizona (BB 39), was a United States Navy battleship originally built in the mid-1910’s. The ship was a
The P-26 Peashooter was the first monoplane fighter ever adopted by the US military. First flown in 1932, it was
Saints and Soldiers is by far the best war movie I've never heard of before. Yes, it really is that good.
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SRH—149 A Brief History of Communications Intelligence in the United States by Laurance F. Safford Captain, United States Navy
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The Battle of El Alamein (second battle), was one of the most decisive victories in WWII. It was fought between
December 7 1941 is a day that will forever live in infamy. On this date, the Imperial Japanese Navy conducted
Chester Nimitz was born on February 24, 1885 in Fredericksburg, Texas. Nimitz's grandfather was a merchant seaman which was a
In June of 1940, the German army, the Wehrmacht, occupied Paris, France. The prime minister of France at the time,