December 2006
Soldiers;Dec2006, Vol. 61 Issue 12, p1
This section presents a chronology of the history of the U.S. Army. The Continental Army defeated the British at Princeton, New Jersey on January 3, 1777. The U.S. Congress established the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York, on March 16, 1802. The Army lands three amphibious task forces in North Africa in November 1942.


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