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9 Little-Known Facts About the History of Memorial Day

Trace the history of America's national day of remembrance. 

by Catherine Phelan

A Veteran Soldier Perfected The Ultimate Bank Robbery

Turns out discipline and intense planning lend themselves equally well to army life and grand larceny.

by Blake Stilwell, We Are the Mighty

The Loach Was One of the Riskiest Helicopter Assignments in Vietnam

This tiny scout helicopter, made of plexiglass and metal, was part of a key "hunter-killer" team.

by Logan Nye, We Are the Mighty

5 Differences Between Army and Marine Corps Infantry

Rediscover the specialities of the Army and the Marine Corps.

by Logan Nye, We Are the Mighty

How General Patton's Granddaughter Is Honoring His Legacy

More than 70 years after his death, the great general's legacy lives on.

by Eric Milzarski, We Are the Mighty

8 Thought-Provoking Iraq War Books

Change your perspective with these books about the Second Persian Gulf War. 

by Hezra Martinez

Scientific Analysis Reveals the 10 Best Generals of All Time

What happens when you apply baseball's sabermetrics to history's greatest generals? Read this list to find out. 

by Blake Stilwell, We Are the Mighty

John Basilone: The Marine Hero of Guadalcanal and Iwo Jima

Basilone's contributions to two of World War II's major battles left a larger-than-life legacy.

by Robert Walsh

One Pilot, Two World Wars, And The Killing of King Kong

Merian C. Cooper's spirit of adventure led him into two World Wars and Hollywood alike.

by Logan Nye, We Are the Mighty

10 Best War Podcasts for Every Military History Buff

These engaging listens will transport you to the front lines.

by Shannon Raphael

Léo Major: The "One-Eyed Ghost" Who Single-Handedly Liberated a Dutch Town

Major went above and beyond the call of duty in World War II and the Korean War.

by Robert Walsh

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