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What is the republic army of the north?
During the American Civil War (US Civil War) the northern army (aka Yankee Army, Northern Army, Federal Army, Union Army, U.S. Army, Blue Coats, etc.) was also known as the GRAND ARMY OF THE REPUBLIC. They had one of (if not the first) US veteran groups in US history...GAR, which died out in the 1930s when the last of their membership passed into history (died out). The VFW founded in 1899 is currently the US's oldest veterans group. This organization was founded...
When was the US Air Force founded?
On September 18, 1947. That is when the United States Air Force was founded. Prior to that time it was a branch of the Army, first known as the Army Air Corps. The name became the Army Air Force (or Forces) during WWII. ...
In what order were the different departments in the US Military founded?
Army, Marines, Navy, Air Force, Coast Guard (DHS)
Asked in Vietnam War, US Army, US Marine Corps
Does the US Army Corp of Engineers receive US government funding?
The US Army, like the US Department of Defense, is supported by the tax payer. The US Army Corp of Engineers is part of the US Army; just like the US Army Artillery, or US Army Armor, or US Army Infantry. ...