Tag: Military

Days Gone By - stories from the past

Did you know the father of Veterans Day was from Birmingham, Alabama?

The National Holiday which is known today as Veterans Day was called Armistice Day before 1954. The change in the name came about due…

Days Gone By - stories from the past

Alabama sent many volunteer soldiers in search of Pancho Villa after he attacked a town in New Mexico in 1916 [photographs]

Mexican Revolution In 1910, a revolution in Mexico began. All across Mexico, volunteers aligned with different factions, and Pancho Villa aligned with Francisco I.…

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Confederate veterans – photographs of Admirals and Generals photographs found

While completing research for stories, I run across many photographs of people, (identified and unidentified) including the Confederate veterans below which may be of interest to…