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Question of the Week: 7/11-7/17/16

Did Abraham Lincoln’s view of not using the Tidewater Peninsula as an invasion route unnecessarily prolong the war?

Did McClellan’s mismanagement keep Union forces from using it, and thus allow Lee to operate in Northern Virginia where the Confederate commander wanted to?

Leadership--Federal

Mystery Monday: The Disappearance of George Roderic McClellan: His Roots

Imogene (Everson) McClellan was an avid genealogist. About 1903, several years after her husband George Roderic McClellan disappeared, Imogene began compiling her own genealogy. While doing so, she wrote on a small slip of paper all that she could remember about George McClellan’s immediate family, and gave it to her daughter Lillian McClellan. 1,603 more words

Genealogy

Mystery Monday: The Disappearance of George Roderic McClellan

Part One: Family Traditions: The Disappearance of George Roderic McClellan

My grandmother’s house, the childhood home of my father, has been in the family for several generations. 563 more words

Genealogy

Glory III - After Action Report

by Tom Thornsen

Designer:  Richard Berg

Publisher: GMT Games

“Awesome Bob” and I have both had this game in our collections for some time and finally decided to break open the box and try the system.   4,554 more words

Civil War

Alenia C-27J Spartan

@McClellan Airfield, Sacramento, CA

March 2016

While photographing the aerial demonstrations of the 2016 Aerial Firefighting International conference, I caught this Coast Guard Spartan (still wearing an Air Force paint scheme) climbing out after takeoff.  71 more words

Air Tractor AT-802F Fire Boss

@McClellan Airfield, Sacramento, CA

March 2016

I teamed up with Rob Edgcumbe to provide media coverage of the 2016 Aerial Firefighting International conference.  The highlight of the event were the aerial demonstrations session which included this Fire Boss.  26 more words

Airbus Helicopters H215 (Eurocopter AS332 Super Puma)

@ McClellan Airfield, Sacramento, CA

March 2016

I teamed up with Rob Edgcumbe to provide media coverage of the 2016 Aerial Firefighting International conference. The highlight of the event were the aerial demonstrations session which included a variety of static display aircraft like this H215 on a U.S. 94 more words