The Battle of Iwo Jima marks one of the most iconic battles in World War II History. The famous Raising of the Flag on Iwo Jima, taken February 23, 1945, is one of the most well-known photographs in the world.
The fierce battle lasted for over a month,… Read More
February 12, 1973Forty-one years ago this week, prisoners of war held by the North Vietnamese were returned home as a result of the Paris Peace Accords. The mission, known as Operation Homecoming, returned 591 POWs back to the United States. Though these… Read More
February 7, 1943
This week in military heroism, Commander Howard W. Gilmores sacrifice made him the first American submariner to receive a Medal of Honor for his bravery. His actions made him a legend in the Navy, and his self-sacrificing command of… Read More
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