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Irish Flag

July 24, 2021 Leave a comment

July 18, 1938 — After departing Floyd Bennett Field in New York for California, Douglas “Wrong Way” Corrigan landed in Ireland.

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U.S. Marine Corps Flag

July 17, 2021 Leave a comment

July 11, 1798 — The U.S. Marine Corps was formally re-established by “An Act for Establishing a Marine Corps” passed by the U.S. Congress.

July 16, 1957 – Marine Major John Glenn set a transcontinental speed record when he flew a jet from California to New York in 3 hours, 23 minutes and 8 seconds.

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Bennington Flag

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July 4, 1776 — The Original Independence Day

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7th Cavalry Flag

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July 2, 1776 — The Continental Congress voted for independence

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7th Cavalry Flag

June 26, 2021 Leave a comment

June 25-26, 1876 — The Battle of Little Big Horn (Remember, Custer had a plan, too)

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Betsy Ross Flag

June 19, 2021 Leave a comment

June 14, 1777 — The Continental Congress authorizes the “stars and stripes” flag for the new United States.

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U.S. Army Flag

June 12, 2021 Leave a comment

June 6, 1944 — Codenamed Operation Overlord, the Battle of Normandy began when some 156,000 American, British and Canadian forces landed on five beaches along a 50-mile stretch of the heavily fortified coast of France’s Normandy region.

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Indianapolis Motor Speedway Flag

June 5, 2021 Leave a comment

May 30, 2021 — Helio Castroneves wins the 105th Indianapolis 500

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Pirate Flag

May 29, 2021 Leave a comment

May 23, 1701 — Captain William Kidd executed for piracy

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Join or Die Flag

May 22, 2021 Leave a comment

May 22, 2021 — Join or Die Flag

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