By HistoryNet Staff
1. British Engineer Officer, LTC John Norton-Griffiths earned this nickname while a Member of Parliament.
2. At the start of Vietnam, this US Armed Service was in charge of the logistical build-up in the country.
3. The Rio Grande River was fixed as part of the Mexican-American border in this year.
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