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Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson, by Matthew Brady c. 1851. National Archives. It may be an understatement to suggest that the war was not good to Stonewall, here he is in 1863. He was mortally wounded at the Battle of Chancellorsville later that year.

Ambrose Powell Hill Battle of Chancellorsville A Major General during the U.S. Civil War who took over "Stonewall" Jackson's corps after Jackson was shot.

Tombstone for Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson's left arm. He was shot by friendly fire and his arm was amputated and buried in the battlefield. He survived but died 8 days later of pneumonia and is buried at Lexington, VA

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General George S. Patton Jr. 1885-1945 Canvas Print / Canvas Art by Everett

GEN George S. Patton, "No bastard ever won a war by dying for his country. He won it by making the other poor dumb bastard die for his country."

Daniel Boone (1734-1820) was an American pioneer, explorer, and frontiersman whose frontier exploits made him one of the first folk heroes of the United States. Boone is most famous for his exploration and settlement of what is now Kentucky, which was then part of Virginia but on the other side of the mountains from the settled areas.

Tsar Boris III - Under King Boris III, Bulgaria was the only nation in Europe to save its entire Jewish population during the Holocaust. Boris was one of the few world leaders who defied Hitler face to face during the war, refusing multiple times to deliver his Jewish citizens beyond the borders of his kingdom.

In 1862, Matthew Brady exhibited Alexander Gardner and James Gibson’s photos of the Battle of Antietam for the American Civil War. 23,000 pe...

General Joshua Chamberlain, hero of Little Round Top at Gettysburg, winner of the Congressional Medal of Honor, professor of rhetoric, Governor of Maine, and President of Bowdoin College.

Confederate General James Longstreet. Lee's right hand man, especially after the loss of "Stonewall" Jackson. Lee called him my "Old War Horse" but Longstreet strongly disagreed with Lee about Pickett's charge at Gettysburg and after the war criticized Lee for the decision. Longstreet was never forgiven in the South for criticizing Robert E. Lee.

"Two United States Army nurses carry heavy combat packs on a eight-mile hike through the jungle as part of their training before taking up front-line war assignments. Before reporting for duty the American nurses learn how to combat jungle hazards and how to care both for themselves and their patients under all conditions." World War II

Some say, one of the best generals of all time, General Thomas Jonathan "Stonewall" Jackson. Jackson remains a hero in the South to this day. He is remembered for helping to turn the tide at Bull Run, and sending the Union Army into a panic retreat back to Washington DC.

Baron von Richthofen shot down over 80 Allied planes before being shot down over Allied territory by a Canadian pilot. He was buried by his enemies with full military honors. The medal he is wearing is the Blue Max, Germany's highest military honor.