As a Veteran and Historian, I appreciate Post like this, I hope you do too. Happy Memorial Day Weekend to all my readers and subscribers. -SF… 801 more words
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For Memorial Day Weekend here’s a look at a needlessly neglected U.S. military unit.
Conflict: Mexican War
Comment: This unit of the American Army was named for its leader, Alexander William Doniphan, who had served in his native Missouri’s Mormon War of 1838. 220 more words
This evening’s recommended Weekend Reading is timely in light of Memorial Day.
Samuel Hynes. The Unsubstantial Air: American Fliers in the First World War. New York, NY: Farrar, Straus and Giroux Books, October 21st, 2014. 682 more words