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Veterans Day: Remembering Those Who Served


by The History Reader Veterans Day is the day we honor and commemorate our brave service men and women who are fighting and have fought for America’s freedom and security since the early beginnings of our nation. To understand and

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U.S. Army’s Birthday– Images from 1775 to Today

By Callie Oettinger                                                               CALLIE OETTINGER was Command Posts’ first

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June 14, 1775: Raising Today’s Army

Continental Army

By James L. Nelson The Provincial Congress was worried. It was losing control of the army. Joseph Warren had warned about this possibility when he first wrote to the Continental Congress urging them to take control of the armed forces

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