Patton’s ill-conceived raid on a POW camp to save his son in law led to controversy, recriminations and needless casualties. There is another secret behind the decision that is never discussed.
Vietnam war photos, some videos and memories dating back to the 1960s and how it impacted my brother Jim.
The United States Marine Corps is a branch of the United States Armed Forces responsible for projecting power from the sea, using the mobility of the U.S. Navy to deliver combined-arms task forces.
Examining the Special Forces units early in the Vietnam conflict and their vital role in attempting to stabilize the country and provide training for the South Vietnamese military. Also discussing various engagements involving U.S. Special Forces, the significance of those engagements, the actions...
The Burning of Centerville & Vernon Tennessee. During the Civil War in 1864 Union troops occupied Centerville, Tennessee, & used the town as a Union outpost & base of operations in Hickman County.
The Smithsonian’s P-39Q-15-BE, serial number 44-2433, is currently on loan to the Niagara Aerospace Museum in Niagara Falls, New York. The aircraft doesn’t have a combat history.
42nd Alabama Regimental Colors Painting by Conrad Wise Chapman of a Confederate Camp near Corinth Mississippi on May 10, 1862. George W. Askew Photo from Family Collection On a late Spring Mississippi morning, a 23 year old Confederate...
We all love to parody these rogues of the Caribbean and various other seas. But is all that we hold dear about pirates true or are many of the stereotypes bred in the fertile imaginations of authors and film makers. Well, me hearties, read on and discover for yourself!
In addition to seeing improvements on older weaponry, warriors and soldiers experienced the creation and the use of many new technologies including explosives, revolvers, and automatic machine guns.
Sometimes, Goliath simply has no chance against a determined David. So goes the history of Guerrilla Warfare. Although the term can be traced back to the Napoleonic Wars, it's been around a lot longer.