This Day in US Military History is an ongoing catalog of military related events be it, Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force or Coast Guard. Pitch in and let me know if something is wrong or missing or if I just don’t have the whole story.
Some of my major online sources for this project have been:
- The Timelines of History
- The US Coast Guard Historian’s Office
- US Navy History Command
- USMC History Division
- US Army Center of Military History
- Semper Fi, Mac!
- The History Channel, This Day in History
- National Park Service, Heritiage Perservation Services
- Congressional Medal of Honor Society
- MWH52: US Military History 1600 to the Present
Dictionary of Wars
George C. Kohn (Editor)
World War II Day By Day
The Civil War Day By Day: An Almanac, 1861-1865
Disclaimer: Much of the material presented here is not significantly altered from the source material from which I took it. I do not claim any of the prose, wording, or presentation as my own work. This began for me as a kind of electronic notebook, a personal reference, and I simply decided to share it with others. I make no money from this site or its contents and there is no intent to infringe on the rights of any of the original authors.