The U.S. government's response to the Holocaust was slow and fueled by complex social and political factors.
After the Soviet blockade of West Berlin, British and American pilots delivered tons of food and fuel to the German city by airplane for nearly a year.
The Battle of the Bulge was the biggest and bloodiest single battle American soldiers ever fought.
On June 6, 1944, Allied troops invaded Normandy, fighting to free Europe from Nazi occupation and end World War II.
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 staggering death tolls of the Civil War permanently altered the character of the republic and the psyche of the American people.
The first officially formed regiment of northern black soldiers who fought in the Civil War.
Robert E. Lee, the leading Confederate general of the American Civil War, remains a source of fascination and, for some, veneration.