Tag Archives: History

During Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage month, we honor one of the most storied units in U.S. military history.
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The Bataan Memorial Death March is no easy feat, but thousands do it each year to honor those who defended the Philippines during WWII.
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Thousands will soon take to the desert to honor the troops who endured the Bataan Death March during WWII.
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Jan. 9, 1945, was pivotal for U.S. troops in the Pacific during WWII. How much do you know about Luzon and Leyte Gulf?
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Service members proudly show off their challenge coins, but do you know when and where this tradition began? It’s harder to figure out than you’d think.
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