Archive for June, 2013

Today in History: The Start of the Korean War

63 years ago, today – North Korea began it’s effort to take over the South Korean peninsula through openly declared war. In the early morning, the North opened fire on the South in an aggressive advance, leading to well over 70,000 South Korean troops either lost or missing in just one day. Though the actual […]

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Happy 238th Birthday to the U.S. Army

It’s no coincidence that the United States celebrates Flag Day on the birthday of it’s Army branch. On this day in 1775 U.S. Congress adopted the Minutemen of Boston as it’s first official United States Army force in order to stand up to an upcoming British assault. Tomorrow marks the day that this branch was […]

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