Category: army

🇺🇸 First Lt. Alonzo Cushing (L) with fellow …

🇺🇸 First Lt. Alonzo Cushing (L) with fellow officers of the 4th Artillery in a picture taken sometime between 1860 and 1863. Cushing received the Medal of Honor posthumously in 2014 by President Barack Obama.

Cushing was killed on July 3, 1863, during the Battle of Gettysburg. Cushing defending the Union position on Cemetery Ridge against Pickett’s Charge, a major Confederate thrust that was repelled by Union forces. Though severely wounded, his actions helped made it possible for the Union Army to repel the assault. [U.S. National Archives/Mathew Brady] #war #history #civilwar #usa #america #westpoint #union #army #usarmy

🇺🇸 US Army tunnel rat Melvin Sherrell, KIA i…

🇺🇸 US Army tunnel rat Melvin Sherrell, KIA in South Vietnam on December 13, 1966. #war #history #vintage #vietnamwar #nam #1960s #60s #1966 #gun #guns #usarmy #army #usa #america

🇺🇸American and 🇷🇺Russian soldiers meeting …

🇺🇸American and 🇷🇺Russian soldiers meeting in 🇰🇷Seoul, Korea, 1945. [Life magazine] #war #history #korea #usa #america #usarmy #army #russia #soviet #wwii #ww2 #1945 #1940s #40s

Staged photo of an American bazooka team knock…

Staged photo of an American bazooka team knocking out a Panther tank. Great pic tho. #ww2 #wwii #tank #tanks #usa #america #gun #guns #usa #america #army #usarmy

US Army embalming surgeon working on a deceased soldiers body….

US Army embalming surgeon working on a deceased soldiers body. Date/location unknown. US Civil War. [Library of Congress / LC-DIG-cwpb-01887] #war #history #civilwar #usa #america #usarmy #army #surgeon #vintage

🇺🇸1st Cav. LRRP with cache of Viet Cong weapons, 1967. #war…

🇺🇸1st Cav. LRRP with cache of Viet Cong weapons, 1967. #war #history #vietnamwar #gun #guns #usarmy #army usa #america #vintage #1967 #60s #1960s

🇺🇸 Gettysburg, July 1, 1863. General Buford directs his command…

🇺🇸 Gettysburg, July 1, 1863. General Buford directs his command on McPherson’s Ridge. [Painting by Don Troiani] #war #history #civilwar #usa #america #usarmy #army #cavalry #gettysburg

🇺🇸 US Army soldiers inspecting an abandoned SS Kubelwagen. #ww2…

🇺🇸 US Army soldiers inspecting an abandoned SS Kubelwagen. #ww2 #wwii #worldwartwo #ss #usa #usarmy #army #vintage

🇺🇸 Federal soldiers manning a gun in a captured fort in Atlanta,…

🇺🇸 Federal soldiers manning a gun in a captured fort in Atlanta, Georgia.

[Library of Congress / LC-DIG-cwpb-03401]

#war #history #civilwar #usa #america #usarmy #army #atlanta #georgia #gun #guns #vintage

🇺🇸 General Orlando B. Willcox and staff, 3d Division, IX Corps,…

🇺🇸 General Orlando B. Willcox and staff, 3d Division, IX Corps, Army of the Potomac, US Army, Petersburg Virginia. Medal of Honor recipient for valor at the First Battle of Bull Run. #war #history #usa #america #civilwar #army #usarmy #medalofhonor #virginia #orlando #vintage