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You may have heard of “Mad Jack” Churchill, but the Germans also had a fearsome kilt-wearing soldier.
His daring maneuvers worked.
From the ancient world to today.
A new lightweight artillery piece went into combat.
A fesity waterfowl stood out among all the other Marines.
Learn why some sailors were hesitant to use the “slop chest.”
They met an unexpected foe.
A long time ago in a galaxy far, far, away…there was a massive misunderstanding!
They were actually coming to a small town's rescue.
The emperor had a separate designation for aging soldiers.
The animals were transported all the way to the Soviet Union, where they performed critical duties.
HMS Revenge was aptly named.
He provided valuable intelligence from his jail cell.
It was one of the last battles of the Civil War.
Rip the terrier had a knack for digging through rubble.
A curious strategy of retreat was the only option left.
From the 19th century to the Cold War.
He also reconnected with the Union soldier who shot him.
The accomplished war correspondent was determined to see the action.
These conflicts should be remembered.