Decrease Font Size Increase Font Size
Login

Military Photos



Online
There are 258 users online

You can register for a user account here.
Library of Congress

Military Quotes

The power of example is very important to people under stress.

-- General Sir John Hackett

Current poll results


How Combat Ready is the Current U.S. Military?

Very combat ready - few problems, high morale13 %13 %13 % 13.79 % (8)
Fairly ready - some problems37 %37 %37 % 37.93 % (22)
Marginal - significant problems, low morale37 %37 %37 % 37.93 % (22)
The U.S. military is not combat ready8 %8 %8 % 8.62 % (5)
I have no opinion on this issue1 %1 %1 % 1.72 % (1)

Total votes: 58
One vote is allowed per day

[ Voting booth | Other polls ]

Comments

Display Order
Only logged in users are allowed to comment. register/log in
Military History
Forum Posts

Military Polls

Does the VA receive enough funding to accomplish its mission?

[ Results | Polls ]

Votes: 140

This Day in History
1864: Union General Philip Sheridan averts a near disaster in the Shenandoah Valley when he rallies his troops after a surprise attack by General Jubal Early and scores a major victory that almost destroys Earlys army.

1864: Confederates enter Vermont from Canada and raid the town of St. Albans. Along the way, they robbed banks, looted, and attempted to set fire to the town before being chased back into Canada.

1943: Local Chinese and native Suluks rise up against the Japanese occupation of North Borneo. The revolt, staged in the capital, Jesselton, resulted in the deaths of 40 Japanese soldiers.

1950: Pyongyang, the capital of the People's Republic of Korea, fell to the ROK 1st Infantry Division and the US 1st Cavalry Division.

1965: Communists attack Plei Me Special Forces camp.