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November 27, 1901 – The Army War College is Established

We Americans like our sugarĀ and this is not a new thing. In 1895, Cuba produced 1/3 of the world’s sugar. Newspapers and the American elite wanted part of the action. Cuban rebels started clashing with the Spanish government controlling Cuba. This rebellion was bloody, cruel, and brutal. Both sides of the conflict were equally to… Continue reading November 27, 1901 – The Army War College is Established

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November 10, 1775 – Happy 240th birthday United States Marine Corp

I am not a United States Marine. I chose to serve my country by serving in the United States Air Force. I have had many wonderful examples of what Semper Fidelis means. One of my earliest memories of my Uncle Bill Jones is the close cropped hair and blood striped trousers of a Marine. My… Continue reading November 10, 1775 – Happy 240th birthday United States Marine Corp