Decrease Font Size Increase Font Size
Login

Military Photos



Online
There are 223 users online

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

Military Quotes

Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity.

-- General George Patton Jr
The Patriot Files Reviews
Reviews for letter "H"

Ascending sort order Review title Descending sort order

Ascending sort order Reviewer: Descending sort order

Ascending sort order Score: Descending sort order

Ascending sort order hits Descending sort order

Hearts in Conflict: A One-Volume History of the Civil War
David
6413
Home To War by Gerald Nicosia
James Worth
7044

2 Total review(s) found.
[ Return to main menu ]
Military History
Forum Posts

Military Polls

Will bolstering troop strength act to decrease the level of sectarian violence in Iraq?

[ Results | Polls ]

Votes: 280

This Day in History
1745: American New Englanders captured Louisburg, Cape Breton, from the French.

1775: British General William Howe lands his troops on the Charlestown peninsula overlooking Boston and leads them against Breed's Hill, a fortified American position just below Bunker Hill.

1863: On the way to Gettysburg, Union and Confederate forces skirmished at Point of Rocks, Maryland.

1863: At the Battle of Aldie the Confederates failed to drive back Union troops in Virginia.

1863: C.S.S. Atlanta, Commander Webb, with wooden steamers Isondiga and Resolute, engaged U.S.S. Weehawken, Captain J. Rodgers, and U.S.S. Nahant, Commander Downes, in Wassaw Sound.

1864: General John B. Hood replaced General Johnston as head of CSA troops around Atlanta.

1870: USS Mohican burns Mexican pirate ship Forward.

1876: Sioux and Cheyenne Indians score a tactical victory over General Crook's forces at the Battle of the Rosebud, foreshadowing the disaster of the Battle of Little Big Horn eight days later.

1898: The Navy Hospital Corps is established.

1913: U.S. Marines set sail from San Diego to protect American interests in Mexico.