Category: army

🇺🇸 Wieland Norris of Rolling Hills, Californ…

🇺🇸 Wieland Norris of Rolling Hills, California, who fell in 1970. Today would have been his birthday. He is the younger brother of legendary actor Chuck Norris. [Source: Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund] #usa #army #america #nam #vietnamwar #1970 #chucknorris #history #war

🇺🇸 A sign marking the approximate location w…

🇺🇸 A sign marking the approximate location where Maj. Gen. Reynolds, commanding I Corps, Army of the Potomac, was shot and killed by a Confederate sharpshooter on July 1, 1863 at the Battle of Gettysburg. [Library of Congress] #usa #usarmy #army#civilwar #history

🇺🇸 Troops of the 325th Glider Infantry movin…

🇺🇸 Troops of the 325th Glider Infantry moving through the fog to a new position. Battle of the Bulge. [US Army photograph] #usarmy #army #ww2 #wwii #history #usa #america

🇺🇸 US Army Maj. Gen. Ridgway, commander of t…

🇺🇸 US Army Maj. Gen. Ridgway, commander of the XVIII Airborne Corps meets with General Gavin commanding the 82nd Airborne Division during the Battle of the Bulge. December, 1944. [US Army photograph] #history #ww2 #usa #army #usarmy

🇺🇸 John Aaron Rawlins (February 13, 1831 – S…

🇺🇸 John Aaron Rawlins (February 13, 1831 – September 6, 1869) was a general officer in the Union Army during the American Civil War and a cabinet officer in the Grant administration. A longtime confidant of Ulysses S. Grant, Rawlins served on Grant’s staff throughout the war, rising to the rank of brevet major general, and was Grant’s chief defender against allegations of insobriety. He was appointed Secretary of War when Grant was elected President of the United States. [Caption from @wikipedia ] #history #usa #usarmy #army #civilwar

🇺🇸 Culpeper, Va. Generals of the Army of the…

🇺🇸 Culpeper, Va. Generals of the Army of the Potomac: Gouverneur K. Warren, William H. French, George G. Meade, Henry J. Hunt, Andrew A. Humphreys, George Sykes. August, 1863. [Library of Congress] #history #civilwar #usa #army #america

🇺🇸 Soldiers of the 1st Infantry Division gat…

🇺🇸 Soldiers of the 1st Infantry Division gathered for a photograph on the steps of the United States Capitol Building before a WWI victory parade, Washington D.C., 1919. #wwi ww1 #usarmy #army

🇺🇸 March 1966: The 25th ID joined the Big Re…

🇺🇸 March 1966: The 25th ID joined the Big Red One to defend the north and west Saigon approaches. [Source: Society of the First Infantry Division Facebook page] #army #nam #vietnam #history #tank

🇺🇸 US 55th Armored Infantry Battalion men an…

🇺🇸 US 55th Armored Infantry Battalion men and a US 22nd Tank Battalion tank in Wernberg, Bayreuth, Germany, 22 Apr 1945. [Photo by: Joseph Scrippens / United States National Archives
Identification / Code 111-SC-205298] #ww2 #wwii #history #war #tanks #usarmy #army

🇺🇸 US M4 Shermans struggle through the mud n…

🇺🇸 US M4 Shermans struggle through the mud near Minturno during the Italian campaign of 1944. [Photo by George Silk / Life Magazine] #ww2 #tank #italy #usa #usarmy #army #italy