Gabrielle Galluzzo

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Why Do So Many U.S. Towns Have the Same WWI Soldier Statue?

Decoding the Doughboy, one of the first mass-produced memorials.<p>E.M. Viquesney’s the <i>Spirit of the American Doughboy</i> memorial features a single man, …

Battle of Vimy Ridge 9-12th April, 1917

Battle of Vimy Ridge 9-12th April, 1917.

"Oh the horror - Why does it take so long for a man to die?" - Soldier's harrowing diary from WW1 trenches

A harrowing diary of life in the trenches in World War I has emerged laying bare the brutal reality of life in the trenches.<p>The long forgotten diary …

Heroism

Memorial stone laid to WW1 officer Donald Mackintosh in Glasgow

<b>A memorial stone has been laid in Glasgow to honour a World War One officer who led a successful advance while so badly wounded he could not stand.</b><p>Lt Donald Mackintosh, who served with the Seaforth Highlanders, died in the Battle of Arras in 1917.<p>His actions led to the posthumous award of a …

‘The Great War’ is a master class on US involvement in World War I

Writer-director Stephen Ives’ three-part, six-hour documentary on how President Woodrow Wilson got the United States into the war “for which he was …

What happened to the Bullecourt prisoners of World War I?

All told, 3848 Australians were captured on the Western Front, although their experiences in German captivity are lesser known aspects of Australia's …

Red Cross

How World War I Transformed Chicago

<i>From Monday, April 10 through Wednesday, April 12 at 9:00 pm, explore America’s journey to its engagement in World War I, the War on the home front,</i> …

Remembrance Day

Why Teddy Roosevelt Tried to Bully His Way Onto the WWI Battlefield

Just days after the United States joined World War I, former President Teddy Roosevelt dropped by the White House to see the sitting Commander in …

Echoes of the Great War: American Experiences of World War I | Library of Congress

Venue Information<p>April 4, 2017–January 2019<br>• 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.<br>• Southwest Gallery, Second Floor, Thomas Jefferson Building<p><i>Echoes of the Great War:</i> …

History

World War I dog tag found in French backyard, returned to relatives

A military dog tag lost a century ago will be returned to the soldier's family after it was unearthed from a garden in France and discussed on an …

TIMELINE: World War I

June 28, 1914Assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria<p>July 1, 1914<p>July 8, 1914<p>July 15, 1914<p>July 22, 1914<p>July 30, 1914<p>August 2, 1914Germany …

A. Scott Berg: How World War I and America tells the earth-shattering story of an “unnecessary” war | Library of America

Back <b>A. Scott Berg: How World War I and America tells the earth-shattering story of an “unnecessary” war</b><p>Interviews April 12, 2017<p>A. Scott Berg: How</i> …

The Rock Confirms He Can 'Redirect' A Torpedo With His Bare Hand

As if there were any doubt.<p><b>UPDATE:</b> The Rock has spoken, again.<p>The headline of our original post said Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson confirmed that he could “move” a torpedo with his bare hand. But no, no, no. That’s far too “easy peasy,” says The Rock.<p>He can actually “redirect” a torpedo with his bare …

The Great War

United States. Army. Signal Corps<p>United States. War Department. Division of Military Aeronautics<p>United States. Navy Department. Bureau of …

Here are 7 times the USA used chemical weapons on civilians

On the one hand, it's bonkers to be upset about chemical weapons.<p><b>ALL</b> weapons are made of chemicals. All <b>PEOPLE</b> are made of chemicals. Without …

A tour of the legendary USS Missouri (pictures)

How America’s memory of the First World War slipped away

The Great War marked the true beginning of the American century. But 100 years later, “the war to end all wars” is largely forgotten in the …

Remembrance Day

A history of chemical weapons: From the Ancient Greeks to Assad's Syria

Chemical weapons have been used in war since ancient times.<p>For many years the international community has tried to prohibit chemical weapons, with …

Vietnam Veterans And Their Families Share Stories of Exposure, Illness And Frustration

Voices of Agent OrangeAs part of our Reliving Agent Orange series, ProPublica and The Virginian-Pilot have been recording the voices of those …

Morally Surviving America’s War On Vietnam

<i>The War I Survived Was Vietnam: Collected Writings of a Veteran and Antiwar Activist</i> <br>By Michael Uhl<br>McFarland Publishers<p>The journalistic “beat” that …

A Vietnam Veteran Was Set to Be Buried Alone -- Until Six High School Boys Stepped Up to the Plate

Jerry Wayne Pino, a Vietnam veteran, had arranged just about everything as he neared the end of his life. After serving in the Navy as a petty …

Why We March

In the winter of 1968, my mother, a junior at the University of Wisconsin, cut class one day to march in a rally protesting the military industrial complex and the Vietnam War. She grabbed her coat—a swingy beaver number, formerly full-length, which she’d had shortened, to her parents’ horror, to …

Vietnam War-era helicopter on display at Camelot Theatres

PALM SPRINGS, Calif. - A special Huey helicopter that saw service during the Vietnam War is now on display at the Palm Springs International Film …

J-town monument a tribute to Vietnam War

The design of an architect from Slovenia, Grega Vezjak, has been chosen for a monument planned at Veterans Memorial Park on Taylorsville Road in …

Arts of War | Vietnam Veterans of America

Let’s all pay homage to the mothers who served their country!<p>Mother’s Day began in the United States in the early 20th century and it’s always…<p>Read …

Vietnam War

Every bombing mission of the Vietnam War

Every bombing mission of the Vietnam War.

Why We March

I attended every peace march in Washington against the Vietnam War. My mother, father, sister and I would board the Eastern shuttle from New York to DC. Early in life, these events connected me to a community of people with shared values and a shared vision for the country -- and the world.<p>It was …