Monthly Archives: January 2016

Darby’s Rangers – North Africa 1942

  The invasion of North Africa, code named Operation Torch, was the first large Allied effort to retake lost ground to the German war machine that in essence had conquered Europe. The eventual goal of the operation was to clear out the northern countries like Algeria, and Tunisia of the vaunted Afrika Korps. This invasion […]

1st Division, AEF 1918.

  The Doughboy: America enters the Great War  Today I decided to photograph my 1st Division AEF impression. 2016 is the 100th Anniversary of the American entrance into the Great War. This depiction is of a typical Infantryman in the 16th Infantry Regiment during the spring / summer of 1918. Many Americans are unaware at […]