Table of Contents

FRENCH AND INDIAN WAR 1755-1763   1
Maj. Robert Rogers, Roger's Rangers
 
AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY WAR 1775-1781   13
Gen. John Stark, First New Hampshire Regiment
Gen. John Sullivan
Col. Joseph Cilley
Gen. Alexander Scammell
Gen. Enoch Poor
Col. George Reid
 
LEWIS & CLARK EXPEDITION 1804-1806   50
Sgt. John Ordway
 
WAR OF 1812 1812-1815   59
Gen. Henry Dearborn
Gen. John McNeil
Gen. James Miller
Capt. Joseph Cilley
 
FATHER OF WEST POINT 1817-1833   71
Gen. Sylvanus Thayer
 
MEXICAN WAR 1846-1848   74
Gen. Franklin Pierce, Fourteenth U.S. President
Gen. John G. Foster
Col. Jesse A. Gove
 
AMERICAN CIVIL WAR 1861-1865   82
Col. Edward E. Cross, Fifth New Hampshire Regiment
Prof. Thaddeus Lowe, Father of Army Aviation
Lt. William Appleton, Medal of Honor
Adm. George Belknap, Ironclad Ship Captain
Gen. John Adams Dix
Adm. George H. Wadleigh
Gen. John L. Thompson, New Hampshire Cavalry
Gen. Gilman Marston, Second New Hampshire Regiment
 
KOREAN EXPEDITION 1871   116
Quartermaster Frederick Franklin, Medal of Honor
Landsman James Merton, Medal of Honor
 
INDIAN (WARS) CAMPAIGNS 1861-1894   119
Gen. Leonard Wood, Medal of Honor
Lt. George E. Albee, Medal of Honor
SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR 1898   126
Pvt. Walter Scott West, Medal of Honor
Col. Robert H. Rolfe, Quartermaster
 
BOXER REBELLION (China Relief Expedition) 1900   132
Boatswains Mate William Holyoke, Medal of Honor
 
WORLD WAR I 1917-1918   135
PFC. George Dilboy, Medal of Honor
B.Gen. Charles A. Doyen, USMC
 
INTERIM   143
Lt. Jean D. Grenier, U.S. Army Mail Service Pilot 1934
USS Squalus, Submarine Rescue 1939
 
WORLD WAR II 1941-1945   149
B.Gen. Frank Merrill, Merrill's Marauders
Adm. Richard O'Kane, Medal of Honor
Capt. Harl Pease, Medal of Honor
Cpl. Rene Gagnon, USMC Iwo Jima Flag Raiser
Capt. Harry Parker, P-51 Double Ace
 
BERLIN AIRLIFT   170
Ltc. Norman Fortier, P51-Ace, Airlift Pilot 1948-1949
 
KOREAN WAR 1950-1953   174
Gen. Harrison Thyng, Air Ace in Two Wars
Maj. Joseph McConnell Jr., Jet Triple Ace
Lt. Leon Jacques Jr., U.S. Army
 
SPACE PROGRAM 1957-   189
Adm. Alan B. Shepard Jr., First American in Space
 
VIETNAM 1961-1975   193
Gen. Melvin Zais, Paratrooper, CG 101st Division.
LTC William Hazen, Paratrooper, Green Beret
Lt. Howard Kaiser, USAF FAC Pilot
 
DESERT STORM-IRAQ 1991   212
CW4 Michael Durant, Blackhawk Helicopter Pilot
 
EPILOGUE   224
APPENDIX   226
BIBLIOGRAPHY   231
INDEX   233
ABOUT THE AUTHOR   251
 

 

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