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Battle of Princeton - History

Battle of Princeton - History

The Battle of Princeton- By Sergeant RThree or four days after the victory at Trenton, the American army recrossed the Delaware into New Jersey. At this time our troops were in a 8, destitute and deplorable condition. The horses attached to our cannon were without shoes, and when passing over the ice they would slide in every direction and could advance only by the assistance of the soldiers.

The Maginot Line: History and Guide, J.E Kaufmann, H.W. Kaufmann, A. Jankovic-Potocnik and P. Lang

The Maginot Line: History and Guide, J.E Kaufmann, H.W. Kaufmann, A. Jankovic-Potocnik and P. Lang

The Maginot Line: History and Guide, J.E Kaufmann, H.W. LangThe Maginot Line: History and Guide, J.E Kaufmann, H.W. LangThe Maginot Line was one of the most controversial defensives lines of the Second World War. Constructed at great expense during the 1930s, it was designed to hold up any invading German army while the French mobilised.

Focke-Wulf Fw 190A

Focke-Wulf Fw 190A

Focke-Wulf Fw 190AThe Focke-Wulf Fw 190A was the most important fighter version of the aircraft, and was one of the best fighters in the world when it first entered service in 1941-42. It remained a dangerous opponent for the rest of the war, although was less effective at high altitudes, and didn’t improve as much as its main Allied opponents, mainly because of the limited further development of its BMW 801 engine.

This Day in History: 10/07/2003 - Schwarzenegger Elected

This Day in History: 10/07/2003 - Schwarzenegger Elected

In this & 34;This Day in History& 34; video clip learn about different events that have occurred on October 7th. Some events include the adoption of the movie ratings system and Henry Ford& 39;s introduction of the assembly line. Also, the US invades Afghanistan and Arnold Schwarzenegger is elected governor of California.

Basic Info on Republic of Congo - History

Basic Info on Republic of Congo - History

Basic Information on Republic of Congo and a gateway to more information

Santa Leonora  - History

Santa Leonora - History

Santa Leonora(Str.: dp. 8,900; 1. 360& 39;; b. 51& 39;9& 34;; dr. 24& 39;5& 34;; s. 12 k.;cpl. 219)Santa Leonora (ID-4352-A) was laid down under the name, Santa Louisa, by the New York Shipbuilding Corp. for W. R. Grace and Co., was requisitioned by the United States Shipping Board (USSB) in August 1917, renamed Santa Lucia on 29 April 1918; again renamed Santa Leonora on 28 August 1918, launched on 19 December 1918, delivered to the Navy on 7 July 1919; and commissioned the same day, Lt.