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10 most-read War Stories.

 1: 19th Regiment Massachusetts Volunteers - (25945 Reads)
 2: 29th Troop Carrier Squadron in England - (25803 Reads)
 3: Mystery Guests--The LRRP's drop in unexpectedly - (24575 Reads)
 4: My Life as a Soldier - (23645 Reads)
 5: Civil War Diary, 1864-1865 - (22518 Reads)
 6: German High Seas Fleet - (22428 Reads)
 7: Australian Imperial Forces - (21934 Reads)
 8: Death of a Wooden Shoe - (20778 Reads)
 9: World War II Patrol Craft - (20162 Reads)
 10: The sinking of the USS PRINGLE - (19890 Reads)

10 most-active categories.

 1: Archives - (15225 hits)

10 most-read articles in special sections.

 1: Cruise Books In the Navy Department Library's Collection - (45347 Reads)
 2: Common Words of the 1860's - (26889 Reads)
 3: British Anti-Aircraft Command, TA on 3 September 1939 - (24234 Reads)
 4: Seabee Unit Cruise Books in the Navy Department Library - (20619 Reads)
 5: The Army Ordnance Song - (18408 Reads)
 6: Beaver Wars (1642-1698) - (17258 Reads)
 7: The British Army Overseas and the Colonies on 3 September 1939 - (17074 Reads)
 8: Coast Guard Cutters & Craft, Name List - (15102 Reads)
 9: The United States Army in Operation Iraqi Freedom - (15036 Reads)
 10: The Ordnance Soldier's Creed - (13949 Reads)

10 most-active news writers.

 1: David - (1 news items submitted)
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 4: ussfa344 - (1 news items submitted)
 5: jriley1349 - (1 news items submitted)
 6: Theoxrojo - (1 news items submitted)

10 most-voted-on polls.

 1: Should the military be used to enforce quarantines in the event of pandemic disease outbreaks? - (886 Votes)
 2: Should homeland defense be a permanent mission for the Guard and Reserve? - (490 Votes)
 3: Is the U.S. media presenting balanced coverage of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan? - (483 Votes)
 4: Should Military Members be Allowed to Sue the Military? - (483 Votes)
 5: Is America doing enough to address homeland security issues? - (482 Votes)
 6: I joined the military at age: - (429 Votes)
 7: Should the U.S. Support the Creation of a Permanent U.N. Peacekeeping & Police Force? - (429 Votes)
 8: Does the U.S. military rely too heavily upon civilian contractors? - (388 Votes)
 9: Which of the following Military Training Programs do you think is the toughest? - (370 Votes)
 10: Should U.S. military agencies have the power to assassinate terrorists? - (364 Votes)

10 most-read reviews.

 1: Steel My Soldiers' Heart by David Hackworth - (7929 Reads)
 2: Court-Martial at Parris Island - (7752 Reads)
 3: Platoon Bravo Company - (7392 Reads)
 4: TEXAS IN THE WAR 1861-1865 - (7122 Reads)
 5: Home To War by Gerald Nicosia - (7067 Reads)
 6: Guide to Louisiana Confederate Military Units 1861-1865 - (7050 Reads)
 7: The Guns Of Port Hudson Vol.2 - (6876 Reads)
 8: Achilles in Vietnam by Jonathan Shay,M.D.,Ph.D. - (6754 Reads)
 9: Death Before Dawn: SEAL Strike Book One - (6706 Reads)
 10: Hearts in Conflict: A One-Volume History of the Civil War - (6433 Reads)

10 most-downloaded files.

 1: Military Helicopters (Category: Wallpaper) - (334 Downloads)
 2: FMFM 6-4 MARINE RIFLE COMPANY/PLATOON (Category: Training and Doctrine) - (299 Downloads)
 3: AV-8B Harrier (Category: Aircraft) - (288 Downloads)
 4: Quang Tri Map (Category: Vietnam War) - (268 Downloads)
 5: Boeing aircraft (Category: Screensavers) - (250 Downloads)
 6: MCRP 3-11.2A MARINE TROOP LEADER'S GUIDE (Category: Training and Doctrine) - (250 Downloads)
 7: AFVN radio broadcast (Category: Vietnam War) - (235 Downloads)
 8: Cookie Cruncher (Category: Utilities) - (234 Downloads)
 9: FM 3-22.27 MK 19 40-mm Grenade Machine Gun, MOD 3 (Category: Training and Doctrine) - (229 Downloads)
 10: World War II songs (Category: World War II) - (226 Downloads)
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This Day in History
1340: The English fleet defeats the French fleet at Sluys, off the Flemish coast.

1675: King Philips War begins.

1812: Napoleon crosses the Nieman River and invades Russia.

1859: At the Battle of Solferino, also known as the Battle of the Three Sovereigns, the French army, led by Napoleon III, defeats the Austrian army under Franz Joseph I.

1861: Federal gunboats attack Confederate batteries at Mathias Point, Virginia.

1862: U.S. intervention saves the British and French at the Dagu forts in China.

1910: The Japanese army invades Korea.

1943: Royal Air Force Bombers hammer Muelheim, Germany, in a drive to cripple the Ruhr industrial base.

1945: Soviet troops parade past Red Square in celebration of their victory over Germany. As drums rolled, 200 soldiers performed a familiar ritual: They threw 200 German military banners at the foot of the Lenin Mausoleum. A little over 130 years earlier, victorious Russian troops threw Napoleons banners at the feet of Czar Alexander I.

1948: The Soviet Union begins the Berlin Blockade, America responds with the Berlin Airlift.