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This Week In Military History June 17th – June 23rd

June 17th On this day in 1775, British General William Howe lands troops on the Charlestown Peninsula that overlooked Boston.Continue Reading

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June 6th, 1944 — D-Day & The Invasion Of Europe

Patton stood and delivered a short impromptu speech: “I’m proud to be here to fight beside you. Now let’s cut the guts out of those Krauts and get the hell on to Berlin. And when we get to Berlin, I am going to personally shoot that paperhanging goddamned son of a bitch just like I would a snake.”