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It is the soldier, not the reporter who has given us the freedom of the press. It is the soldier, not the poet, who has given us the freedom of speech. It is the soldier, not the campus organizer, who gives us the freedom to demonstrate. It is the soldier who salutes the flag, who serves beneath the flag, and whose coffin is draped by the flag, who allows the protester to burn the flag.

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indefinite period of service

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Today in Military History

August 24


British troops invade Washington, D.C. and burn down the White House and several other buildings.


German troops capture Namur.


VC won by A/Cpl Filip Konowal, 47th Battalion, CEF (formerly 77th Battalion, CEF), Hill 70, France


Turkey and Persia sign a friendship treaty.


France and the Soviet Union sign a neutrality treaty.


All leave cancelled for war


The Battle of the East Solomon Islands. Japanese aircraft carrier RYUHO is sunk


French and Allied troops commence the liberation of Paris.


Formation of NATO


The North Atlantic Treaty goes into effect. NATO is created.


France explodes its first hydrogen bomb, thus becoming the world's fifth nuclear power.


Ukraine declares itself independent from the Soviet Union.


The Visigoths under Alaric sack Rome for three days.

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