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Let's Try Some Internet Trivia.

1. What was the first war the American colonies took part in?

a. American Revolutionary War
b. Seven Years' War
c. the American Indian War
d. the French Indian War

8. Who was promoted posthumously to the rank of General of the Armies of the United States?

a. Dwight D. Eisenhower
b. George Patton
c. George Washington
d. George Marshall

2. What was the nickname of General John Pershing?

a. Black Jack
b. Vinegar John
c. Old Ironsides
d. Old Blood 'n' Guts


9. Andrew Jackson was promoted to the rank of Major General, in part, for his role in crushing which Native American uprising?

a. Nez Perce
b. Creek
c. Black Hawk
d. Apache

3. What event happened on June 6, 1944?

a. D-Day
b. Hitler defeats France
c. 1st A-Bomb hits Hiroshima
d. Italy surrenders

10. Which former Superintendent of West Point commanded the forces that fired on Fort Sumter?

a. Jonathan Williams
b. Joseph Swift
c. Pierre G.T. Beauregard
d. George Cullum

4. Who was the field commander of the US forces during Operation Desert Storm?

a. General Johnston
b. General Schwarzkopf
c. General Colin Powell
d. General Calvin Waller

11. What was Ulysses Grant's class ranking when he graduated from West Point?

a. 2nd
b. 8th
c. 21st
d. 49th

5. The USS Alligator was best known as the first United States Navy submarine.  In which war was it launched? 

a. WWI
b. Civil War
d. War of 1812

12. Which Union General was blamed for the defeat at the 2nd Battle of Bull Run?

a. Irvin McDowell
b. John Pope
c. P.G.T. Beauregard
d. Winfield Scott

6. Which American commanded the troops that routed the British at the Battle of New Orleans during the War of 1812? 

a. Ulysses S. Grant
b. William T. Sherman
c. Nathan Bedford Forrest
d. Andrew Jackson

13. Which Civil War era general ended up being court martialed for going AWOL (absent without leave)? 

a. George Custer
b. Robert E. Lee
c. Ulysses S. Grant
d. George B. McClellan

7. Which Revolutionary War general led the troops that attacked the German mercenaries known as Hessians at the Battle of Trenton?

a. George Washington
b. Benedict Arnold
c. Nathanael Greene
d. Robert Howe

14. General George Crook was blamed for failing to subdue which Native American leader?

a. Sitting Bull
b. Crazy Horse
c. Geronimo
d. Cochise

November 12, 2017

Universal Soldier is the second compilation album from Scottish singer-songwriter Donovan. It was released in the UK (Marble Arch LP-MAL 718) in September 1967.

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