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“Knocking Out the Moros” from the “US Army in Action” Series….

“Knocking Out the Moros” from the “US Army in Action” Series. The Battle of Bagsak Mountain in the Philippines, 11 to 15 June 1913. The 8th ID and Philippine Scouts defeated the Moros, unconquered during several centuries of Spanish rule.

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“The Gatlings to the Assault” from the “US…

“The Gatlings to the Assault” from the “US Army in Action” Poster Series. San Juan Hill, Santiago de Cuba, 1 July 1898. The United States Army’s first use of close support machine guns in the attack, which was decisive in the capture of San Juan Hill.

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“Go for Broke!” from the US Army in Action series…

“Go for Broke!” from the US Army in Action series showing the Nisei 442d Regimental Combat Team fighting to rescue a surrounded U.S. battalion. From 26 to 30 October 1944, the 442nd fought through German defenses and rescued 211 men. The 442nd suffered over 800 casualties.

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A Tank in Action by John Hassall 1917

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“Breakthrough at Chipyong-ni”, from the US Army in Action…

“Breakthrough at Chipyong-ni”, from the US Army in Action series. February 1951, the 23rd Infantry Combat Team of the 2nd ID, with attached French and Dutch, smashes out from a four day siege in the Korean valley of Chipyong-ni.

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“Hell Fighters! Let’s Go! from the “U.S. Army…

“Hell Fighters! Let’s Go! from the “U.S. Army in Action” painting series, depicting the 369th Infantry “Harlem Hell Fighters” in the Meuse-Argonne, September 26-October 1, 1918. Their initiative, leadership and gallantry won for their entire Regiment the French Croix de Guerre.

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