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The Storming of Fort Niagara

December 10, 2013 by | Comments Off on The Storming of Fort Niagara

Fort Niagara, located on the eastern bank of the Niagara River at Lake Ontario, was an early French fortress captured by the British in July 1759. It became a Loyalist base during the American Revolution, but was ceded to the … Continue reading

Commemorate the Gettysburg Address and Honor the Fallen by Planting a Tree

November 19, 2013 by | Comments Off on Commemorate the Gettysburg Address and Honor the Fallen by Planting a Tree

President Abraham Lincoln was invited to speak at the dedication of the Soldiers’ Memorial Cemetery at Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, on November 19, 1863. Notable orator Edward Everett was the first to speak that afternoon and delivered a two-hour address that was … Continue reading

TMIH – JFK Assassination

November 1, 2013 by | Comments Off on TMIH – JFK Assassination

The assassination of John Fitzgerald Kennedy, the 35th president of the United States, is an iconic tragedy seared into the consciousness of anyone living that day: November 22, 1963. Even those who weren’t born yet, or were too young to … Continue reading

Content Update: Iraq and Afghanistan Casualties

October 21, 2013 by | Comments Off on Content Update: Iraq and Afghanistan Casualties

Three new titles have been added to a Fold3 collection called Casualties from Iraq and Afghanistan Conflicts. Named for three separate military operations, each title includes the names and related personal and service information for over six thousand men and … Continue reading