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10 most-read War Stories.

 1: 19th Regiment Massachusetts Volunteers - (29361 Reads)
 2: 29th Troop Carrier Squadron in England - (28688 Reads)
 3: Mystery Guests--The LRRP's drop in unexpectedly - (28407 Reads)
 4: My Life as a Soldier - (26087 Reads)
 5: Civil War Diary, 1864-1865 - (24775 Reads)
 6: German High Seas Fleet - (24458 Reads)
 7: Australian Imperial Forces - (24433 Reads)
 8: Death of a Wooden Shoe - (24118 Reads)
 9: Memoirs of a Chosin veteran - (22605 Reads)
 10: World War II Patrol Craft - (22587 Reads)

10 most-active categories.

 1: Archives - (19058 hits)

10 most-read articles in special sections.

 1: Cruise Books In the Navy Department Library's Collection - (53228 Reads)
 2: Common Words of the 1860's - (35372 Reads)
 3: British Anti-Aircraft Command, TA on 3 September 1939 - (35273 Reads)
 4: Seabee Unit Cruise Books in the Navy Department Library - (26901 Reads)
 5: The British Army Overseas and the Colonies on 3 September 1939 - (21063 Reads)
 6: The Army Ordnance Song - (20867 Reads)
 7: Beaver Wars (1642-1698) - (20410 Reads)
 8: Coast Guard Cutters & Craft, Name List - (19998 Reads)
 9: An Act for Establishing and Organizing a Marine Corps - (19995 Reads)
 10: The United States Army in Operation Iraqi Freedom - (18507 Reads)

10 most-active news writers.

 1: David - (1 news items submitted)
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 3: Whale - (1 news items submitted)
 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? - (889 Votes)
 2: Should homeland defense be a permanent mission for the Guard and Reserve? - (493 Votes)
 3: Is the U.S. media presenting balanced coverage of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan? - (487 Votes)
 4: Should Military Members be Allowed to Sue the Military? - (485 Votes)
 5: Is America doing enough to address homeland security issues? - (483 Votes)
 6: I joined the military at age: - (434 Votes)
 7: Should the U.S. Support the Creation of a Permanent U.N. Peacekeeping & Police Force? - (432 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? - (374 Votes)
 10: Should U.S. military agencies have the power to assassinate terrorists? - (366 Votes)

10 most-read reviews.

 1: Steel My Soldiers' Heart by David Hackworth - (9434 Reads)
 2: Court-Martial at Parris Island - (9223 Reads)
 3: Platoon Bravo Company - (8995 Reads)
 4: Home To War by Gerald Nicosia - (8661 Reads)
 5: The Guns Of Port Hudson Vol.2 - (8595 Reads)
 6: TEXAS IN THE WAR 1861-1865 - (8560 Reads)
 7: Guide to Louisiana Confederate Military Units 1861-1865 - (8546 Reads)
 8: Achilles in Vietnam by Jonathan Shay,M.D.,Ph.D. - (8305 Reads)
 9: Death Before Dawn: SEAL Strike Book One - (8201 Reads)
 10: Hearts in Conflict: A One-Volume History of the Civil War - (7844 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
1862: President Lincoln issues General War Order No. 1, ordering all land and sea forces to advance on February 22, 1862.

1905: Russian General Kuropatkin takes the offensive in Manchuria. The Japanese under General Oyama suffer heavy casualties.

1939: President Franklin D. Roosevelt approves the sale of U.S. war planes to France.

1941: The United States and Great Britain begin high-level military talks in Washington.

1943: 8th Air Force bombers, dispatched from their bases in England, fly the first American bombing raid against the Germans, targeting the Wilhelmshaven port.

1944: Soviet forces permanently break the Leningrad siege line, ending the almost 900-day German-enforced containment of the city.

1951: From this period onward, the major strategic concern of the Chinese was to provide its armies with replacements and supplies.

1951: Forcefully marking the continued importance of the West in the development of nuclear weaponry, the government detonates the first of a series of nuclear bombs at its new Nevada test site.

1953: The Combat Cargo Command of the U.S. Air Force transported its 2,000,000th passenger to Korea after two years of operations as the Far Easts military airline.

1953: The Combat Cargo Command of the U.S. Air Force transported its 2,000,000th passenger to Korea after two years of operations as the Far Easts military airline.