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Illustration shows William Jennings Bryan attempting to tear down American flags in Cuba and the Philippines; the spirit of General Henry Ware Lawton, who was killed in the Philippines, orders Bryan to "Halt!" The stripes on the American flag in the…

Gulf of Tonkin Response.jpe
A cable from the Joint Chiefs of Staff to The Commander in Chief, Pacific Fleet authorizing an airstrike in retaliation for the second gulf of Tonkin incident.

Carrying for wounded.JPG
Spc. Richard “Dickie” Allen Cable, rifleman assigned to B Company, 1st Battalion, 16th Infantry Regiment of the 1st Infantry Division, assist a wounded soldier in Vietnam in the late 1960’s. U.S. Army 1st Sgt. Richard “Dickie” Allen McChesney talks…

camp toccoa - men training.jpg
men of the 506th during Basic Training

Camp Toccoa - rope climb.jpg
Rope Climb performed by the 506th during basic training

fort benning ariborne training.jpg
Men parachuting from towers along guide wires

506th final training jump from c-47.jpg
Last test jump of the 506th during jump school out of a C-47

John_F_Kennedy_Official_Portrait.jpg
The official portrait of John F. Kennedy, painted by Aaron Shikler in 1970.
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