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Training for the First World War

It was ‘the war to end all wars’, comprising over 60 million troops and lasting four grueling years. When the First World War broke out in 1914, few would have envisioned the bloody scenes that came to pass. 797 more words


The Maturation of America

The 4th of July; something about America’s “birthday” lends itself to personification. America is a country by the people and for the people; our strength has always come from investing in our citizenry. 677 more words

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#TodayInHistory: #Doolittle Raid begins: US Bombs Japanese cities

Today, on April 18, 1942 (Japan):

The United States launched 16 B25s from the USS Hornet on a daring attack on the Japanese home-island hoping to boost American morale, demoralize the Japanese and show that Japan was just as vulnerable to air attacks as Pearl Harbor was. 225 more words