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United States Marines and Sailors posing on unidentified ship in 1918.

These 8 iconic images tell the story of every US conflict from World War I to Afghanistan

World War I cemented the US as a world power, but it has been embroiled in war or conflict for many of the years since the Great War ended.

15 poignant photos that show what life was like during the Vietnam War

US troops spent two decades fighting in Vietnam before the war officially came to a close in 1975.

‘You think I’m stupid, I’m not going to Vietnam’: Trump allegedly told Michael Cohen there was no chance of him deploying duri...

"I find it ironic, President Trump, that you are in Vietnam right now," Michael Cohen said to Congress.

The harrowing Medal of Honor stories of 5 men who helped turn the tide of Vietnam’s brutal Battle of Hue City

In one of Vietnam's most brutal battles, five men risked their lives to save their comrades — and received the nation's highest military award.

51 years ago, Vietnamese forces launched the Tet Offensive and changed how America saw the Vietnam War

Americans saw a stark contrast to what they had been told — that the communists were losing and the war could be over soon.

Richard Nixon was sworn in as president 50 years ago today

Nixon, mounting a law-and-order campaign at a time of social and political upheaval, won the presidency by a comfortable margin in the 1968 election.
Melvin Morris, Jose Rodela, and Santiago Erevia received their Medals of Honor from President Obama in March 2014.

These American war heroes were overlooked for decades due to race discrimination. Here are their remarkable Medal of Honor stories.

The Army veterans had been overlooked for the nation's highest honor due to racial discrimination. Here are their unbelievable war stories.
Donald Trump's bone-spur diagnosis, which got him out of the Vietnam War draft, is now in question.

Trump biographer examined his feet for bone spurs that helped him avoid Vietnam but ‘didn’t see anything’

President Donald Trump was diagnosed with bone spurs, which helped him avoid the Vietnam War draft. People are doubting that diagnosis.

Trump just visited a war zone for the first time, as new questions emerge about the bone-spur diagnosis that helped him avoid Vietnam

A bone-spurs diagnosis helped Trump avoid the Vietnam draft for a fifth time. A new report raises questions about whether he really had the condition.
A young Donald Trump.

Donald Trump avoided the military draft 5 times, but it wasn’t uncommon for young men from influential families to do so during the Vietnam War

President Trump infamously received five military draft deferments in his youth. Here's how he got them.