Military History Anniversaries 16 thru 30 April

Events in History over the next 15 day period that had U.S. military involvement or impacted in some way on U.S military operations or American interests Apr 16 1738 – American Revolution: Blamed for the loss of the 13 colonies » Henry Clinton, the future commander in chief of British forces charged with suppressing the… Continue reading Military History Anniversaries 16 thru 30 April

Military History Anniversaries 16 thru 31 March

Events in History over the next 15 day period that had U.S. military involvement or impacted in some way on U.S military operations or American interests. Mar 16 1802 – West Point: U.S. Military Academy Established » The United States Military Academy–the first military school in the United States–is founded by Congress for the purpose… Continue reading Military History Anniversaries 16 thru 31 March

Military History Anniversaries 1 thru 15 March

Events in History over the next 15 day period that had U.S. military involvement or impacted in some way on U.S military operations or American interests Mar 01 1781 – American Revolution: Articles of Confederation are Ratified » The Articles are finally ratified. They were signed by Congress and sent to the individual states for… Continue reading Military History Anniversaries 1 thru 15 March

Military History Anniversaries 15 thru 29 February

Events in History over the next 15 day period that had U.S. military involvement or impacted in some way on U.S military operations or American interests Feb 15 1835 –Civil War Era: Alexander Stewart Webb Born » Union General Alexander Stewart Webb is born in New York City. Webb’s grandfather had fought at Bunker Hill… Continue reading Military History Anniversaries 15 thru 29 February

Military History Anniversaries 01 thru 14 February

Events in History over the next 14 day period that had U.S. military involvement or impacted in some way on U.S military operations or American interests Feb 01 1781 – American Revolutionary War: Davidson College Namesake Killed at Cowan’s Ford » American Brigadier General William Lee Davidson dies in combat attempting to prevent General Charles… Continue reading Military History Anniversaries 01 thru 14 February

Military History Anniversaries 16 thru 31 January

Events in History over the next 15 day period that had U.S. military involvement or impacted in some way on U.S military operations or American interests JAN 16 1776 – Amrican Revolutionary War: African-American Soldiers » It was an uncomfortable fact for many in the colonies that at the same time they were fighting the… Continue reading Military History Anniversaries 16 thru 31 January

Military History Anniversaries 16 thru 31 December

Events in History over the next 15 day period that had U.S. military involvement or impacted in some way on U.S military operations or American interests Dec 16 1773 – American Revolution: Sons of Liberty Dump British Tea » In Boston Harbor, a group of Massachusetts colonists disguised as Mohawk Indians board three British tea… Continue reading Military History Anniversaries 16 thru 31 December

Military History Anniversaries 1 thru 15 December

Events in History over the next 15 day period that had U.S. military involvement or impacted in some way on U.S military operations or American interests Dec 01 1779 – American Revolutionary War: General George Washington’s army settles into a second season at Morristown, New Jersey. Washington’s personal circumstances improved dramatically as he moved into… Continue reading Military History Anniversaries 1 thru 15 December