Eager to end the agony at Valley Forge, General George Washington broke camp in the spring of 1778 and began following the British army from Philadelphia into New Jersey. It was a near disaster for the Patriots. More »
Sergeant John Parks of the 4th Armored Division personified the hardships endured by the fighting men in World War II. More »
Four-legged, hoofed, and winged animals did their part in World War II, serving as living weapons on the battlefield. More »
Confident of victory and on the classic invasion route of Lake Champlain—Hudson River, British Gen. John Burgoyne set out to crush the Rebellion. More »
During the Battle of Lundy’s Lane, the trouble for the Americans was the center. However, the British managed to fight their way to the captured guns. More »
In the 1758 Battle of Ticonderoga, the British were determined to capture Fort Carillon and break the French hold on North America. More »
Acclaimed General Lloyd Fredendall lost his command after the debacle at the Battle of the Kasserine Pass.
The surprise attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, benefited from the firsthand observation of spies on Oahu.
Elements of America’s 93rd Infantry Division (Colored) fought discrimination at home and captured the highest ranking Japanese officer in the Pacific.