General George S. Patton suffered his only military defeat during the fighting at Fort Driant in the fall of 1944. More »
American railroad workers in specially formed units labored to keep men and matériel rolling forward after D-Day. More »
Following the American landing at Inchon in September 1950, General Douglas MacArthur’s X Corps in Seoul confronted Communist forces. More »
A veteran of three wars and known by both Eisenhower and MacArthur, Walton Harris Walker graduated from West Point in 1912, during the Border War with Mexico. 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.