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.
In the summer of 1940, 10,000 children were sent from wartime Britain to the United States.
Ten years after American troops arrived in South Vietnam, communists seized Saigon in an attack that brought the war to a startling conclusion.
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.
The Battle of the Bulge was the biggest and bloodiest single battle American soldiers ever fought.
A look at five real-life "Rosies," the reality of working in defense plants during World War II and then having to give up those jobs for returning GIs.
America's Robin Hood who robbed not only the rich but the poor and defenseless as well, always saving the treasure for himself. Part of the Wild West collection.
This 11-hour series analyzes the costs and consequences of the war that changed a generation and continues to color American thinking today.
A revealing portrait of one of America's most paradoxical leaders.