At the war’s outset in April 1861, Seymour was one of nine officers in the Fort Sumter garrison during the Confederate bombardment
In 1944, the future baseball star was a young lieutenant who refused to move to the back of a shuttle bus, initiating a series of events that resulted in his court-martial.
Pvt. Felix Hall is the only known victim of extrajudicial lynching to have died on a U.S. military base
The famed battlefield in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, had about 536,553 visitors last year, a 92 percent decrease from its peak draw in 1970
John Charles "Doc" Bahnsen earned a Distinguished Flying Cross and five Silver Stars for his heroism in Vietnam
Military aviation history is replete with designs in which looks—and often aeronautics—took a back seat to utility
Societies throughout history have struggled with the matter of who, or what, can be a legitimate target for military action
“These men matter and they served. They gave their lives for our country. And they deserve the same honor and respect as any other service member past, present and future"
Before it occupied space in our junk drawers, and our hearts, it was accidentally developed for the U.S. military
Fifty years ago a British balloonist and a husband-and-wife team disappeared without a trace as they attempted to fly the Atlantic in a balloon dubbed 'The Free Life'
In July 2021 Russia became the most recent nation to join European countries adopting legal measures to stop the spread of Nazi symbols and ideology
At the turn of the 20th century the phrase, “Show a scar” became typical for anyone congregating in a public space