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Honor Regained
Decades before Washington led American Patriots to victory, his military career began amid British and French tensions in North America. Lt. Col. Washington’s first taste of combat came in 1754 at Jumonville Glen, Pa., when his Virginia militia ambus
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Hardware M4A3E8 Sherman
Entering combat late in 1942, the M4 Sherman provided the U.S. Army with a solid, reliable medium tank. By 1943, however, it was clearly outgunned by the German Panther’s high-velocity 75 mm cannon and the Tiger’s fearsome 88 mm gun. The British modi
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‘Merrill’s Marauders’ Earn Congressional Gold Medal
In October 2020 President Donald J. Trump approved the Congressional Gold Medal for the U.S. Army’s 5307th Composite Unit (Provisional)—the storied World War II jungle fighters better known as “Merrill’s Marauders.” Time correspondent James Shepley b