Interesting Facts About the Vietnam War

There are a number of little known, interesting facts about the Vietnam War. At the Armed Forces History Museum in Largo, FL, visitors pass through a replica of the Ho Chi Minh Trail in the Vietnam Gallery.  As visitors enter the trail, they hear the all too familiar...

Interesting Facts About the Korean War

  The Armed Forces History Museum has a number of dioramas in its Korean War Gallery.  They include the Inchon Landing, MASH and the Battle of Chosin Reservoir to name a few.  The museum also has a fully restored, fully operational M47 Patton Tank and an M41...

The Hello Girls of World War I

The story of the World War I Hello Girls will not be found in history books.  It is not because they were not useful, or not dedicated.  In fact, they were quite the opposite.  The Hello Girls in WWI actually made a significant contribution to the war.   Their...

Interesting Facts About World War I

Below is a list of some interesting facts about World War I: 1.    To date, World War I is the sixth deadliest conflict in world history. 2.    Despite the unsanitary conditions experienced in the trenches, still close to 2/3 of the deaths in World War I occurred in...

The Role of Native American’s During World War II

For the most part, the role of Native American’s during World War II is greatly overlooked.  In fact, Native American’s made a greater per capita contribution to the war than any other group.     It is estimated that approximately one million Native...