This Week In Combined Arms History

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Monday, March 30, 2020 to Sunday, April 5, 2020

Throughout the summer of 1864, LTG Ulysses S. Grant, new to command of all Federal armies, located his headquarters with the Army of the Potomac and engaged GEN Robert E. Lee’s Confederate Army of Northern Virginia.

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Monday, March 23, 2020 to Sunday, March 29, 2020

During the War of 1812, the United States not only fought the British but also engaged in several campaigns against various Native American tribes.

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Monday, March 9, 2020 to Sunday, March 15, 2020

During Major General Nathaniel Greene’s campaign in the southern colonies against British forces under Lord Charles Cornwallis in 1781, Greene hoped to draw Cornwallis away from his supply lines and force him into battle without risking defeat of

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Monday, February 10, 2020 to Sunday, February 16, 2020

During early 1862, the Union Army began offensive operations against Confederate river strongholds in middle Tennessee.

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Monday, February 24, 2020 to Sunday, March 1, 2020

On February 24, 1991, the US led coalition attack into Iraq commenced. VII Corps, commanded by LTG Fred Franks, took the lead role in the war's ground offensive.

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Monday, March 16, 2020 to Sunday, March 22, 2020

Nearly everyone has heard of the heroic stand of Texans against overwhelming odds at the Battle of the Alamo. Some might even know the climactic battle of San Jacinto, which won Texas its independence.

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Monday, February 17, 2020 to Sunday, February 23, 2020

After the surprise Chinese incursion into North Korea in November 1950, most UN Forces fell back behind the 38th parallel dividing North and South Korea to solidify their defense and assess the situation.

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Monday, March 2, 2020 to Sunday, March 8, 2020

In 1836, Mexican General Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna, the Mexican dictator, drove north into the Mexican province of Texas to combat a rebellion that began the previous year when Texan forces defeated the Mexican garrison of San Antonio.

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Monday, February 3, 2020 to Sunday, February 9, 2020

By the winter of 1807, Napoleon had defeated – and essentially conquered – both Austria and Prussia in two stunning years of one-sided warfare across Central Europe. Only tsarist Russia remained on the battlefield opposing the French emperor.

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Monday, January 27, 2020 to Sunday, February 2, 2020

Most Americans and nearly all historians are familiar with the famous U.S. Army airborne drops in Sicily, Salerno, and, most especially, Normandy during the Second World War.

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