Military History Anniversaries 16 thru 31 August

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 Aug 16 1777 – American Revolution: Battle of Bennington » The Battle took place in Walloomsac, New York, about 10 miles from its namesake Bennington, Vermont. A rebel force… Continue reading Military History Anniversaries 16 thru 31 August

Military History Anniversaries 1 thru 15 August

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 worldwide Aug 01 1801 – Tripolitan War: The schooner USS Enterprise defeated the 14-gun Tripolitan corsair Tripoli after a fierce but one–sided battle. Aug 01 1907 – U.S. Army:… Continue reading Military History Anniversaries 1 thru 15 August

Military History Anniversaries 16 thru 31 July

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 Jul 16 1779 – American Revolution: Battle of Stony Point » In a well planned and executed nighttime attack, American Brigadier General Anthony Wayne on the orders of General… Continue reading Military History Anniversaries 16 thru 31 July

Military History Anniversaries 1 thru 15 July

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 JUL 00 1940 – U.S. Army: 1st Airborne Unit » In 1930, the U.S. Army experimented with the concept of parachuting three-man heavy-machine-gun teams. Nothing came of these early… Continue reading Military History Anniversaries 1 thru 15 July

Military History Anniversaries 01 thru 15 June

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 Jun 00 1943 – WW2: USS Runner (SS–275) missing.  Date of sinking unknown. Possibly sunk by a Japanese mine or combined air and surface attack off northeastern Honshu, Japan. 78… Continue reading Military History Anniversaries 01 thru 15 June

Military History Anniversaries 16 thru 31 May

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 May 16 1771 – The Battle of Alamance: Pre-American Revolutionary War battle between local militia and a group of rebels (The Regulators) occurs in present-day Alamance County, North Carolina.… Continue reading Military History Anniversaries 16 thru 31 May

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