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

Military History Anniversaries 16 thru 30 November

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 Nov 16 1776 – U.S. Revolutionary War: Hessians Capture Fort Washington » During the Revolutionary War, Lieutenant General Wilhelm von Knyphausen and a force of 3,000 Hessian mercenaries lay… Continue reading Military History Anniversaries 16 thru 30 November

Military History Anniversaries 1 thru 15 November

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 Nov 00 1943 – WW2: USS Capelin (SS–289) » Sunk by unknown causes, either Japanese aircraft (934 Kokutai) or minelayer Wakatake, a Japanese mine in the northern Celebes, or… Continue reading Military History Anniversaries 1 thru 15 November

Military History Anniversaries 16 thru 31 October

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 Oct 16 1690 – Colonial America: Battle of Quebec (16-24 OCT) » Fought between the colonies of New France and Massachusetts Bay, then ruled by the kingdoms of France… Continue reading Military History Anniversaries 16 thru 31 October

Military History Anniversaries 1 thru 15 October

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 Oct 00 1943 – WW2: USS Dorado (SS–248) Missing » Date of loss unknown. Most likely either accidently bombed and sunk by friendly Guantanamo–based flying boat on 13 October or… Continue reading Military History Anniversaries 1 thru 15 October

Military History Anniversaries 16 thru 30 September

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 Third Friday of Sep – National POW/MIA day to pay tribute to the lives and contributions of the more than 83,000 Americans who are still listed as Prisoners of… Continue reading Military History Anniversaries 16 thru 30 September