This day in military history.. - Page 156




 
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September 4th, 2011  
George
 
Sept 4
1260 Battle of Monteperti
1812 Siege of Ft. Harrison, Ind begins
1886 Geronimo surrenders
1923 1st flight US Navy Zepplin USS Shenandoah
1941 Greer Incident
1944 Finnish-Soviet Continuation War ends. British liberate Antwerp.
1967 Operation Swift begins
September 5th, 2011  
George
 
Sept 5
1590 Siege of Paris lifted
1781 naval Battle of the Chesapeake
1800 French surrender Malta to the British
1812 Siege of Ft. Wayne, Ind. begins
1839 China: 1st Opium War begins
1905 Russo-Japanese War ends
1914 1st Battle of the Marne begins
1942 Battle of Milne Bay, P.N.G. ends
1943 US captures Nadzab, P.N.G.
1970 Vietnam: Operation Jefferson Glenn begins
September 6th, 2011  
George
 
Sept 6
394 Battle of Frigidus
1694 Battle of Nordlingen
1781 Battle of Groton Heights
1861 Union troops occupy Paducah, Ky
1863 Charleston, S.C.: Battery Wagner evacuated on night of 6-7th. Confederates evacuate Chattanooga, Tn
1937 Battle of El Mazuco
1939 South Africa declares War on Germany
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September 7th, 2011  
George
 
Sept 7
1191 Battle of Arsuf
1776 reportedly 1st submarine attack. Claimed attempt by "Turtle" to plant a mine under HMS Eagle.
1812 Battle of Borodino
1940 Battle of Britain: London Blitz begins
1942 1st flight B-32
1945 Japanese garrison of Wake Island surrenders
1965 Vietnam: Operation Piranha begins
September 8th, 2011  
George
 
Sept 8
1380 Battle of Kulikovo
1449 Battle of the Tumu Fortress
1514 Battle of Orsha
1565 Siege of Malta lifted
1755 Battle of Lake George
1793 Battle of Hondschoote
1796 Battle of Bassano
1863 2nd Battle of Sabine Pass
1921 Honda Point Disaster 9 US Navy destroyers run aground, 7 lost
1941 Siege of Leningrad begins
1944 1st V-2 strike on London
September 9th, 2011  
George
 
Sept 9
9 Battle of the Teutoburg Forest
1000 naval Battle of Svolder
1493 Battle of Krbava Field
1513 Battle of Flodden Field
1855 Siege of Sevastopol ends
1939 Battle of Hel
1943 Allies land @ Salerno & Toranto Bay
September 10th, 2011  
DocW
 
 
I am a newbie at this site, George, so forgive my ignorance, but is there a way this techno-phobic ex-History teacher can be sent an e-mail of your excellent posts daily? I believe they're called RSS, and can be ordered simply, but I don't know how.
September 11th, 2011  
George
 
Quote:
Originally Posted by DocW
I am a newbie at this site, George, so forgive my ignorance, but is there a way this techno-phobic ex-History teacher can be sent an e-mail of your excellent posts daily? I believe they're called RSS, and can be ordered simply, but I don't know how.
PM sent, nice to know these are being read!
Sept 10
1547 Battle of Pinky Cleugh
1567 4th Battle of Kawanakajima
1798 naval Battle of George's Caye, British Honduras ends
1813 Battle of Lake Erie
1861 Battle of Carnefex Ferry, Va begins
1939 Sub HMS Oxley sunk by sub HMS Triton. Canada declares War on Germany
1942 U.K. invades Madagascar
September 11th, 2011  
George
 
Sept 11
9 Battle of Teutoburg Forest ends
1297 Battle of Sterling Bridge
1390 Siege of Vilnius begins
1541 Santiago, Chile destroyed by Indians
1649 Siege of Drogheda ends
1697 Battle of Zenta
1709 Battle of Malplaquet
1714 Siege of Barcelona ends
1758 Battle of Saint Cast
1777 Battle of Brandywine
1814 Battle of Lake Champlain
1829 Battle of Tampico
1861 Battle of cheat Mountain, Va begins, Battle of Elkwater, Va.
1914 Australia invades German New Guinea: Battle of Bita Paka
1919 US Marines land in Honduras
1943 Germans occupy Corsica
1965 India captures Burki
2001 Sept 11 Terror Attacks
September 12th, 2011  
George
 
Sept 12
490 B.C. Battle of Marathon
1213 Battle of Muret
1683 Aragon invades Majorca
1683 Siege/Battle of Vienna ends
1814 Battle of North Point, Md
1847 Battle of Chapaltepec
1861 Battle of Cheat Mountain ends
1897 Battle of Saragarhi
1942 RMS Laconia sunk. Guadalcanal: Battle of Edson's Ridge begins
1943 Skorzeny rescues Mussolini
1948 India invades Hyderabad