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Bonus Army | United States history

<b>Bonus Army</b>, gathering of 12,000 to 15,000 World War I veterans who, with their wives and children, converged on Washington, D.C., in 1932, demanding …

Veterans

the definition of Bonus Army

Learn the correct uses of these two commonly confused homophones.<p>What mistaken pronunciation gave this character its name?<p>This small mark has two …

Grammar

Bonus Army March in Washington

Congress had overridden Herbert Hoover’s veto of a veterans’ compensation act early in 1932, which provided some relief for ex-servicemen, but also …

Herbert Hoover

The March of the Bonus Army

In 1932, a remarkable event occurred in Washington, DC. In the darkest days of the Depression, thousands of unemployed World War I veterans marched …

Herbert Hoover

Patton and the Bonus March of 1932

Bonus Marchers' camp in Washington, D.C., 1932.<p><b>Patton and the Bonus March of 1932</b> <br>In the summer of 1932, about 20,000 unemployed veterans and their …

Herbert Hoover

The Sad Tale of the Bonus Marchers

THE SAD TALE OF THE<br>BONUS MARCHERS<p>Bonus Marchers on the Capitol Steps<p>Following World War I, the U.S. federal government anticipated that its war-risk …

The Bonus Army Invades Washington, D.C., 1932

The Bonus Army Invades<p>Washington, D.C., 1932<p>Six years after the end of World War I Congress enacted a bill that would reward veterans of the conflict …