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Medal of Honor Recipients

Since its creation in 1861, only a few more than 3,400 Medals of Honor have been awarded. This award annotates the bravery and heroism of deserving soldiers. 516 more words

Veterans Appreciation

Destroying Fort Schmerzen: Freeing The Prisoners

Mission Photo Album

The “Schmerzen Express” grinds to a halt inside the fort’s gates, a Trojan Horse with boxcars full of U.S. Army Rangers ready to ambush the unsuspecting German soldiers outside. 887 more words

World War II

Texas WWII fighter Ace - Incredible Life Story

Just found this; born in 1911, Neel E. Kearby was already 30 when we entered the war.

Medal Of Honor

Hurrah for the guy who poured the water!!

From Military.com, 11 September 2014

Colonel ” Bud ” Day, Medal Of Honor Recipient 

I got shot down over N Vietnam in 1967, a Sqdn. 692 more words

National Issues

Let's go steal a..........train? The Great Locomotive Chase

My version – (History for History Haters)
Scene: General Ormsby M. Mitchel’s tent, Union Army camp somewhere in central Tennessee, early April, 1862. Mitchel is poring over a large map on a table, deep in thought. 1,418 more words

A Day In Life

Lost and Found - January 10th Edition

What to remember about January 10th…

  • 1776  Exiled loyalist and Governor of North Carolina calls for subjects to rise up against patriot “Insurrection”, only 1500 answer the call…
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History