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    General George Patton

    General George Patton

    George S. Patton, Sr. was a Confederate Colonel during the American Civil War. He is famous for being the grandfather of World War II hero George S. Patton.

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    The very first requirement in a hospital is that it should do the sick no harm. Florence Nightingale Read more: www.brainyquote.c...

    Todd Beamer, passenger on United Flight 93, a plane overtaken by the 9/11 attack highjackers. He communicated with officials on the ground and helped lead a group of passengers to take over the plane. It eventually crashed in Pennsylvania. Last audible words: "Are you guys ready? Let's roll."

    George Patton - 31 images you MAY not have seen before?! - www.warhistoryonl...

    Élise Rivet was Mother Superior at the convent of "Notre Dame de Compassion," where she not only hid refugees from the gestapo but also used the convent to stash some weapons and ammunition for the resistance. She was eventually caught in March 1944 and sentenced to hard labor at Ravensbrück concentration camp. About a year later, Élise was murdered along with thousands of others just weeks before the war ended.

    Audie Murphy - Most decorated soldier in World War II

    General Patton

    Have regular hours for work and play; make each day both useful and pleasant, and prove that you understand the worth of time by employing it well. Then youth will be delightful, old age will bring few regrets, and life will become a beautiful success. Louisa May Alcott Read more: www.brainyquote.c...

    On May 6, 1787, Prince Hall and 14 other African Americans who had joined a British lodge of Freemasons in 1775, received their own charter, becoming the African Lodge No. 459 in Boston. #TodayInBlackHistory

    Ronald Wilson Reagan (February 6, 1911 – June 5, 2004) was the 40th President of the United States, serving from 1981 to 1989. Prior to that, he was the 33rd Governor of California from 1967 to 1975 and a radio, film and television actor. In 1994, the former president disclosed that he had been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease earlier in the year; he died ten years later at the age of 93. One of our country's greatest Presidents ... in the company of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln.

    Sam Houston, General, First President of the Republic of Texas, Freemason.

    Presidents in uniform: George H.W. Bush, US Navy pilot, WWII.

    GEN George S. Patton

    Thomas Jefferson (left), Benjamin Franklin, and John Adams draft the Declaration of Independence in 1776.

    General Douglas MacArthur, US General during World War II,[35] Manila Lodge No. 1, 1936, Philippines -Brother

    Ruth Becker, titanic survivor. Ruth was twelve when the ship sank, when she was unable to get into a lifeboat with her family she was left on board alone until a passing steward threw her to a lifeboat that was being lowered. She never spoke of the Titanic, her own children never knew she was on board, until she was elderly. Her ashes were scattered over the titanic site in the Atlantic ocean...

    The Red Army had over 2,000 woman snipers during ww2 20130517