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Bravery without forethought causes a man to fight blindly and desperately like a mad bull. Such an opponent must not be encountered with brute force, but may be lured into an ambush and slain.

-- Ts`ao Kung

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War Stories: 26 results
Task Force Zebra
Wednesday, May 04, 2005 (Korea)
Memoirs of a Chosin veteran
Wednesday, May 04, 2005 (Korea)
The Hook
Tuesday, December 03, 2002 (Korea)
From Changbong-ni To Hoengsong
Sunday, November 17, 2002 (Korea)
An Afternoon Near Twin Tunnels
Sunday, November 17, 2002 (Korea)
Fuel Run
Friday, September 20, 2002 (Korea)
Life of an FO
Tuesday, August 13, 2002 (Korea)
Howitzers on ducks
Tuesday, August 13, 2002 (Korea)
Moving From Tent City to Barracks
Wednesday, July 31, 2002 (Korea)
A Journey Into A Frigid Land
Friday, July 19, 2002 (Korea)
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1756: French commander Louis Montcalm took Fort Oswego, New England, from the British.

1812: Marines help to capture British sloop "Alert" during the War of 1812.

1813: British warship Pelican attacked and captured US war brigantine Argus.

1842: Seminole War ended and the Indians were moved from Florida to Oklahoma.

1862: Confederate General Edmund Kirby Smith begins an invasion of Kentucky as part of a Confederate plan to draw the Yankee army of General Don Carlos Buell away from Chattanooga, Tennessee, and to raise support for the Southern cause in Kentucky.

1862: U.S.S. Pocahontas, Lieutenant George B. Balch, and steam tug Treaty, Acting Lieutenant Baxter, on an expedition up the Black River from Georgetown, South Carolina, exchanged fire with Confederate troops at close range along both banks of the river for a distance of 20 miles in an unsuccessful attempt to capture steamer Nina.

1864: Confederate General Joe Wheeler besieged Dalton, Georgia.

1864: A Federal assault continued for a second day of battle at Deep Bottom Run, Virginia.

1900: During the Boxer Rebellion, an international force of British, Russian, American, Japanese, French, and German troops relieves the Chinese capital of Peking after fighting its way 80 miles from the port of Tientsin.

1912: The JUSTIN, carrying a US battalion of 354 men and its equipment, arrived at Corinto, Nicaragua, and anchored near the Annapolis. US forces remained until 1925.