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National Guard Birthday: Celebrating Those Always Ready, Always ThereNational Guard Birthday: Celebrating Those Always Ready, Always There
Introduction The US National Guard is an essential and storied branch of the United States military apparatus. Many…
Pearl Harbor Remembrance DayPearl Harbor Remembrance Day
Introduction Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day is honored each year on Dec. 7. It’s the day when the Empire…
When Is the Marine Corps Birthday?When Is the Marine Corps Birthday?
Introduction Ooh rah! It’s that time of the year again, and I’m not talking about Halloween costumes, pumpkin…
What is Veterans Day?What is Veterans Day?
Introduction Veterans Day is observed to celebrate the service of our former United States Armed Forces personnel. This…
This Week in Military History Hero ImageThis Week in Military History Hero Image
It was a joyous occasion when, on February 12th, 1973, the first of Operation Homecoming’s flights touched down…
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Before we even begin to talk history, let’s make one thing clear: if you have never seen The…
This Week in Military History Hero ImageThis Week in Military History Hero Image
At the time of her recommissioning, the USS Langley was by no means a new ship. She’d served…
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March 8th, 1862 was a tough day for the United States Navy off the Virginia coast. Two of…
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The February 26 to March 2nd, 1949 flight of the Lucky Lady II was an amazing and marvelous…
January 13th: Doctor William Brydon Reaches Jalalabad   Remnants of an Army by Elizabeth Thompson, Lady Butler, 1879.…