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What Did Adolf Hitler Do in World War One?

What Did Adolf Hitler Do in World War One?

Hitler has the cross above his head. Image credit: Commons.During World War One, Hitler served in the Bavarian army, despite his Austrian citizenship. His experiences in war years helped reinforce many of his attitudes that would later emerge when he became leader of the Nazi Party.He left Vienna in order to avoid being conscripted into the Austrian army, and he would later suggest that he did not want to fight for the Habsburg Empire because of the mixture of “races” in the army.

Battle of REd River - History

Battle of REd River - History

Battle of Red RiverGeneral Banks undertook a campaign up Louisiana& 39;s Red River. His goal was to reach Shreveport. He was supported by the gunboats of Porter& 39;s river fleet. On April 8th, Banks& 39; advancing forces were attacked by Confederate forces, led by General Richard Taylor, at Sabine Crossroads.

Martin Luther King, Jr.'s home is bombed

Martin Luther King, Jr.'s home is bombed

On January 30, 1956, an unidentified white supremacist terrorist bombed the Montgomery home of Reverend Dr. No one was harmed, but the explosion outraged the community and was a major test of King’s steadfast commitment to non-violence.King was relatively new to Montgomery, Alabama but had quickly involved himself in the civil rights struggle there.

Ear Two Day 258 Obama Administration October 5, 2010 - History

Ear Two Day 258 Obama Administration October 5, 2010 - History

9:45AM THE PRESIDENT receives the Presidential Daily BriefingOval OfficeClosed Press10:15AM THE PRESIDENT receives the Economic Daily BriefingOval Office10:45AM THE PRESIDENT meets with senior advisorsOval Office11:30AM THE PRESIDENT signs the Gold Medal BillOval OfficeClosed Press12:15PM THE PRESIDENT delivers remarks at the Community College Summit with Dr.

Amazonian Mummified Parrots Discovered in the Atacama Desert

Amazonian Mummified Parrots Discovered in the Atacama Desert

Archaeologists in the Atacama Desert of northern Chile have come across the curious cultural practice of using mummified parrots in ritual burials. But how on earth did they transport Amazonian parrots through the Andes to get them there?

Humphry Davy

Humphry Davy

Biography of Humphry Davy