The first officially formed regiment of northern black soldiers who fought in the Civil War was formed after President Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation and consisted mostly of free men.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.
On June 6, 1944, Allied troops invaded Normandy, fighting to free Europe from Nazi occupation and end World War II.
During World War II, more than a thousand women signed up to fly with the U.S. military as WASPS.
After notorious revolutionary leader Pancho Villa's raid on Columbus, New Mexico, General John Pershing and his 150,000 man cavalry set out to get Villa.
General Douglas MacArthur led American troops in World Wars I and II before being fired by President Harry Truman during the Korean War.
Insurmountable odds. Unforgiving conditions. Unyielding courage.
In the Philippines, Army Rangers liberated 513 prisoners of war three years after the Bataan Death March.
A brilliant scientist, Oppenheimer was tasked with the development of the atomic bomb during World War II.