The Later Crusades weren’t called as such during their time, but were considered pilgrimages by those who were said to be ‘taking the cross.’ More »
The Hospitallers and other great military-religious orders of the Crusade bred fierce religious soldiers. More »
During WWII, the unique civilian organization did much to boost the morale of soldiers at home and abroad.
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.