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35 squadron members sick with Spanish flu; 3 of them die

Source Gorrell's History - AEF Air Service

Created 09 Feb 2015 - 5 views this week (1,503 total)

"When a man took the flu it seemed that nothing could be done to help it. The man just died."

Source WWI Officer Experience Reports - AEF

Created 09 Feb 2015 - 5 views this week (626 total)

Eyewitness account of there being women and children on the Sultana

Source Sultana Disaster, April 1865

Created 05 Mar 2015 - 5 views this week (591 total)

William H. Myers receives Medal of Honor for battle at Appomattox Court House on 9 April 1865

Source Medal of Honor Recipients, 1863-2013

Created 07 Mar 2015 - 5 views this week (413 total)

James Waddell surrenders the CSS Shenandoah in Britain

Source Civil War - Official Records of Union and Confederate Navies

Created 13 May 2015 - 5 views this week (409 total)

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Sentry dogs detect enemy on Iwo Jima

Source WWII War Diaries

Created 22 May 2015 - 5 views this week (428 total)

Women's Land Army

Source Ardelia Hall Collection: Wiesbaden Administrative Records

Created 02 Dec 2011 - 4 views this week (3,154 total)

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Americans capture Guam, 1898

Source News - San Francisco Chronicle

Created 07 Nov 2012 - 4 views this week (998 total)

22 Asian Americans and 7 African Americans who were retroactively awarded the Medal of Honor

Source Medal of Honor Recipients, 1863-2013

Created 22 Apr 2014 - 4 views this week (1,510 total)

Sharpshooters at the Battle of Fort Stevens

Source News - Fort Wayne Daily Gazette (IN)

Created 27 May 2014 - 4 views this week (458 total)

Excerpt from pension file of a militiaman "engaged in the battle of Bladensburg"

Source War of 1812 Pension Files

Created 16 Jun 2014 - 4 views this week (691 total)

Body of Unknown Soldier arrives in US waters

Source Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

Created 28 Aug 2014 - 4 views this week (758 total)

Seabee commended for his ingenuity

Source WWII Naval Press Clippings

Created 03 Dec 2014 - 4 views this week (643 total)

Paroled prisoners onboard the Sultana "lost their lives by drowning, scalding, and burning"

Source Sultana Disaster, April 1865

Created 05 Mar 2015 - 4 views this week (355 total)

Beginning of the end! Surrender of Lee!

Source News - San Francisco Chronicle

Created 09 Mar 2015 - 4 views this week (752 total)

First page of Lewis Payne's defense

Source Lincoln Assassination Papers

Created 19 Mar 2015 - 4 views this week (503 total)

Fred F.B. Coffin fought in the Battle of Palmito Ranch for the Union with the 62nd USCT

Source Civil War Horse Soldier Artifacts Collection

Created 14 Apr 2015 - 4 views this week (829 total)

Excerpt from a British letter about the Battle of Bunker Hill

Source Continental Congress - Papers

Created 11 May 2015 - 4 views this week (320 total)

Stand Watie is brigadier general of First Indian Brigade

Source Civil War Soldiers - Confederate - Officers

Created 13 May 2015 - 4 views this week (491 total)

Poster by the US Food Administration promoting eating fish to conserve other types of meat

Source Boston Public Library Collections

Created 19 May 2015 - 4 views this week (482 total)

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