Decades of armed conflict in Afghanistan have transformed the iconography of one of the country’s traditional art forms
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Allied special forces units in far-flung theaters pioneered air evacuation of wounded in World War II, providing a needed boost to the men’s morale.
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Coolidge received the Medal of Honor on June 18, 1945
Bassett picked up the regiment’s colors and cried to his men, 'Follow me,' then rushed and planted the colors on the enemy position.
A Union officer’s heroism at Shepherdstown awed both friend and foe