Archive for the Famous Battles Category


An American Folk Tale – Custer at the Little Bighorn

Southeastern Montana in June is beautiful.  The rolling prairie with its lazy covering of tall grass carries on for as far as the eye can see.  The blue sky stretches from horizon to horizon in all directions; big sky country.  Occasionally, a river valley appears, along with a multitude of trees and other vegetation huddling […]

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D-Day; A moment in the life of an airborne soldier.

Today marks the 70th anniversary of D-day, the World War Two invasion of Europe. On 6 June 1944, British, Canadian, Australian, American and other allied soldiers stormed the shores of northern France in order to secure a foothold in Europe and begin the long hard march to defeat the Axis powers. Can you imagine witnessing […]

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