Category - U.S. Navy

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Marine Stand on Guadalcanal

Through the Battle of the Tenaru, U.S. Marines annihilated a detachment of elite Japanese troops. By David Alan Johnson At about 2:30 on the morning of August...

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Ted Crosby’s Air War in the Pacific

Throughout livid fights over the Pacific, naval aviator Ted Crosby shot down 5 Japanese planes in in the future. By Eric Niderost Lieutenant (j.g.) John “Ted”...

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On the Brink of Nuclear War

The world teetered on the sting of nuclear struggle whereas JFK scrambled to succeed in a face-saving compromise with the Soviet Union. By Peter Kross For 13...

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Floating Museum in San Diego Harbor

The united statesMidway floating museum serves as a tribute to those that served aboard her and different flattops America has despatched into battle. By...

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From Private to Colonel

Legendary actor Jimmy Stewart piloted a bomber over Germany and retired after a prolonged army profession. By Sam McGowan Jimmy Stewart is arguably the one...