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War and Military History

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War and Military History encompasses the causes and effects, the courses and actions, the good and the bad, of warlike activities - from the earliest of times to present actions.
People usually kept the same jobs.
First of all, Adams was a politician, he was infuriated by  Parliament and their refusal to represent the colonies in their  meetings. Furthermore, he was an avid publicist of the Sons of  Liberty, a patriot group that fought against British occupation,  famously known for the Boston Tea Party....
On June 17, 1775 British regulars faced an assemblage of independently minded colonial militia at the Battle of Bunker Hill. By evening of that day the British held the Charlestown peninsula, and a new respect for the determination and resourcefulness of colonial forces. The colonials, if shaken...
Because of the near bankruptcy of Britain, the price of food and  other goods may very will have cost a small fortune.
The Infantry Division did not exist in 1812. Instead there was a45th regiment, mainly from Massachusetts and what would becomeMaine.
Washington took no part in the Quebec Campaign. Benedict Arnold,  General Mongomery, and Daniel Morgan were the American commanders  of that ill-advised fiasco.
It was a Lockheed Vega 5B:Seven-seat passenger transport version,  built for higher gross weight operations with commercial operators.
The Soviets invaded, at least in part, to provide support to theParcham fraction of the Afghani Communist Party. Until theinvasion, the People's Democratic Party of Afghanistan (PDPA) andthus the government of Afghanistan had been in the hands of theleaders of the Khalq faction. The Khalq faction...
"Supposedely" The war followed the September 11 attacks, and its  public aims were to dismantle al-Qaeda and denying it a safe basis  of operation in Afghanistanbyy removing the Taliban from power.
between the North and the South so they had the war and then that  broke us apart for a while.
It's getting down to this deadline. Personally I would not expect Iran to keep to the agreements as arranged. We can sign all the treaties we want they will not keep to it. Now we have Iran and Russia working together. We see these alliances. One day they will try to take over the USA. They may...
Yes    Edit: Morning reports and rosters for infantry companies are in the  National Archives. You can contact them (nara.gov) and ask very  nicely, and if you are extremely lucky and your request is assigned  to a knowledgeable person who feels like exerting the effort, you  might get them...
The cold war didn't have a specific start or ending time but if i  had to give one I'd say that it started right after WWII (1945) and  ended in the early 90's, probably 1991, the fall of the Soviet  Union.
Mouschi was Peter Van Daans cat.      Mouschi was a stray cat that Peter found and adopted.      Mouschi ran away during the night.
There were 34 states in  the Union when Abraham Lincoln was elected in 1860. And  twenty-three when the US Civil War started,
It was more than one dock. ALL of Pearl Harbor was bombed orotherwise attacked. However, not all of the American Fleet waspresent at the time of the attack. Notably the two US aircraftcarriers were at sea. The main area attacked was called Battleship Row, a mooring alongthe southeast side of Ford...
We do not have 2013 and 2014 numbers. From 2003 to 2012, there werea total of 1,060,100 US military personnel in country in Iraq. Thisnumber is made up of first time and redeployments. This is totalboots on the ground for all ten years, with no specific serviceinformation.
The USS Clytie (AS-26) was an Aegir-class submarine tender that entered the Pacific Theatre late in the war. Stationed in Australia, she tended submarines of the 7th Fleet from April - September 1945, then was ordered home after the war ended.
The people who were mainly kept at the concentration camps were  jews.
No not all of them are violent, it's just a little bit harder for  them to process things.
Yes, Its legal to fly it in any state. It's your 1st Amendment right.
Only if you have enough food and purified water. and strength of  course
Lemon is an excellent and rich source of vitamin C, anessential nutrient that protects the body against immune systemdeficiencies . Lemons contain pectin fiber which is very beneficialfor colon health and also shhwerves as a powerful antibacterial . It balances maintain the pH levels in the...
It was really a mistake. American Colonists who were upset over  British policies directed toward the Colonists were harassing a  British soldier. It escalated to the point where snowballs were  thrown at the Soldier, when other soldiers came upon the scene a  rifle was accidentally fired and...
Yes, of course, since he became US President in 1861. Lincoln was  popular in the North and generally reviled in the South.   His election to the Presidency in 1860 prompted Southern states to  secede. Lincoln was known to be an advocate of abolition, and given  more Republican electees in...
WWII was the last war in which virtually every US citizen wasexpected to participate, by virtually everyone else (as well as bylaw in most instances). However, the civilian population was notengaged in actually fighting the war, as in the European countrieswhere battles were fought. The war effort...
  When both sides of a war agree to a suspension of hostilities. A truce.
The Crispus Attucks monument has many meanings in and of itself,  most of which have to do with the revolution. The figure on top  represents the spirit of the revolution, a "Lady Liberty" if you  will. This element is inspired by Eugene Delacroix's painting,  Liberty Leading the People. Which...
Trenchs provided a cover for soldiers so not to be exposed to enemy  fire.
North Korea! It's because of the way people are dying each year of starvation, death to those who've tried to escape, the people don't have freedom of speech and that it's a slave state.
WWII was almost soley caused by resentment in Germany after WWI.  The Treaty of Versailles pretty much screwed over German in 1918.  Hitler rose to power because of the anger building up as a result.  So in other words, WWII would never have happened(At least the way  it did) if WWI didn't...
The Americans dug in to protect themselves. While the Germans would where American uniforms and take prisoners and cause chaos
  == Answer ==   It was not impacted by the war because of distance, but it suffered from a lack of immigration and expansion because of wartime shortages.
The Vietnam War was a battleground in the Cold War. In the late 40s  it was Central and Southern Europe. In the early 50s it was  Northeast Asia. In the 60s it was Southeast Asia. Vietnam was where  the rubber met the road in our attempts to contain Communism in the  1960s
This is called a constitutional democracy. The people create the  government, allow it to have its powers (outlined in a  constitution). This puts the govt in charge, but keeps it  ultimately answerable to the people of the nation.
They would supply both sides with weapons, troops, and financial  aid.
554 of the women's army auxiliary corps (WAAC) were promoted to  women's army corps (WAC), they were the first women to go to war  other than nurses
Late 1960's black people where given equality by the Jim Crow laws banning segregation (or separation of race) although the slaves were released long before this sadly they where free but still treated like a load or sh#% for another hundred so years
Alan Pinkerton headed the Union intelligence service.
The battle of Charlestown is commonly called the Battle of Bunker  Hill. The Americans had 1600 men on the heights overlooking Boston,  but they had little ammunition and powder. They faced overwhelming  odds with the British, but if they had had enough ammunition and  powder they could have won...
The concept of reparations can be traced back at least to James  Monroe's effort to repatriate freed slaves in Africa, which created  the country of Liberia, starting in 1816.
They didn't have enough weapons to kill the other war people
It is debatable but the countries occupied by Italy prior to the outbreak of world war 2 were: Austria, Ethiopia, Mongolia, and other parts of Southern Europe and Northern Africa
Culture wars concerns conflicts between traditional and conservative values and progressive and liberal values. Some of the issues presented where the following: abortion, privacy, censorship, separations of the state and church, gun laws, immigration, drugs on many fronts, gay right and marriage to...
He attacked America for many reasons, one MOST(not all) Muslims do not agree with Americans government or freedoms also our religious beliefs. We have had conflicts with Iraq, and countries like that for years, they do not agree with our customs, traditions and beliefs as some of us do not agree...
Hitler invaded Poland in 1939. He wanted to create an world Aryan state.
 A blue discharge (also known as a "blue ticket") was a form  of administrative military discharge  formerly issued by the United States beginning in 1916. It was  neither honorable nor dishonorable. The blue ticket became the  discharge of choice for commanders seeking to remove homosexual...
Identify Cartoon character Reeni/Rini/   Aired in india in hindi in 2009.   Title song: Kya kare kudarat agar di hai buri kismat....   क्या करे कुदरत अगर दी है बुरी किस्मत....
If you have both, you have a lot of influence on a LOT of people.  And, depending on how good your heart is, you'll make good choices.  But, unfortunately, generally speaking, not very many people remain  good at heart with a lot of power and authority in their lives.
Molotov-Ribbentrop Pact .
The Philippines were occupied by the Japanese Empire.
Many opposed their male family members being forced to fighting awar in Europe which did not threaten Australia.
He was a fanatic, and the only good thing was show how we, as the  United States, should not stand idly by while millions of innocent  people in foreign countries are murdered.   He massacred so many innocent lives and shocked the world with his  crimes. Unfortunately, he was never able to pay...
yess one of them is  Quicksilver
Paul Revere was just one of those people who didnt like Taxation  without Representation.
reservationists are a group of people that followed Henry Lodge,  who opposed the Treaty of Versailles.
Just before he ran for president, he ran for Senate.
the axis power in WW2 were - Germany, Italy, and Japan
No, the United Nations did not exist at the time.
1. Much more accurate long range shooting. 2. It made hand to hand combat less common.
There was only one cause of the Korean war, North Korea's attack on South Korea. I THINK THAT Korean war is caused because of the conflict between communist and domocrats. When Japan invaded Korea, United State and Soviet Union helped Korean out. They bombed the Hiroshima and Korea released from...
The Germans offered nothing to the US for sinking the Lusitania.  German government argued that Lusitania was legitimate military  target because it was caring a large amount of ammunition on board,  and, besides that was registered or listed as an auxiliary cruiser.  And in spite of non...
176 Films and TV Series were made about WW1
Romania, Finland, Italy, Albania, Solvakia, Bulgaria, Vichy France,  Spain, Yugoslavia, Japan, and other nations fought under Germany  and the Axis powers. There are several nations not listed here.
There were many bases where the WWII US Army trained. With the beginning of the draft in 1940 the Army cranked up its division creating process. Initially the army reckoned it would take 200 divisions to fight the war, but in the end wound up creating about 90. Some of these were National Guard...
I don't know the value of it, but if it is Truly vintage, then it  will cost a LOT on the market, first you will have to get it  authenticated, then you can put it on the market, Hope This Helps  :)
Depends on the battle. Each one was different. Gettysburg had  50,000 die in 3 days of battle.     Actually, the figures for Gettysburg were:   Killed   Union 3155 Confederate 3903   Wounded   Union 14,529   Confederate 18,735   Missing   Union 5365 Confederate 5425
The battle of Germantown was a British victory.