Captain Paul J. Matthews founded the Buffalo Soldiers National Museum in the year 2000. This is the only museum dedicated primarily to preserving the legacy and honor of the African-American soldier, in the United States of America. Captain Paul has dedicated himself to find original items to show everyone...
Result | Afghan Pashtun tactical victory, British Indian strategic victory |
British India | Pashtuns (Afghans) |
Commanders and leaders |
Havildar Ishar Singh † | Gul Badshah |
Units involved |
36th Sikhs of British Indian Army | Afridis and Orakzais |
Buffalo Soldiers Museum
Professor Antrece Baggétt
October 11, 2013
American history is full of great soldiers who have lost their lives for the greater good. This greater good consisted of freedom for America and other countries...
Visiting the historical Buffalo Soldier National Museum was quite interesting to me. I learned more about not only African American history but American history as well. The goal or mission of the Buffalo Soldiers National Museum is “to educate, preserve, promote and perpetuate the history, tradition...
Every soldier is a hero, but before that he is a son, a father, a brother and a husband. In spite of all these responsibilities, the greater responsibility that they shoulder is a country’s safety. India has seen many wars in the past century. Indian soldiers were part of World War 1 & 2 before Independence...
The Brave Tin Soldier by Hans Christian Anderson a short story of the experience of a tin soldier. In the beginning of the story there are 25 tin soldiers made out of one tin spoon in a tin box. One of the tin soldiers is different from the others; it only has one tin leg to stably stand on. Throughout...
Why did the plains indians loase controll of the plains?
Indians lost control of the plains due to white settlers. Although there are many causes which could of contributed to the Indians demise, it is hard to determine the most important. Some of these factors i think...
The French and Indian War altered the political, economical, and ideological relations between Britain and its American colonies. English debt lead to unfair taxation of the colonists, and this changed the way they felt about their mother country.
After the French and Indian War, the countries colonizing...
in which brothers fight brothers in bloody, historical technicolor. The principal character, Arjuna, sits in a chariot in the midst of the mass of soldiers who wait -- surprisingly patiently -- as Arjuna looks into his conscience and questions his divine charioteer, Krishna. Krishna's temporary job as...
to dedicate a piece of it as a cemetery for the soldiers who gave their lives defending our nation. It was wise to dedicate Cemetery Hill to the soldiers, and yet it really wasn't in their to do that to set apart that section as sacred. The brave soldiers who fought in the battle had already done that...
The Indian in the cupboard
By Lynne Reid Banks
Readers Response #1
After reading the first 68 pages of The Indian in the cupboard by Lynne Reid Banks, I believe that the book is a wonderful read so far. Lynne keeps us on the edge of our seats by building up the suspense by using making us wonder...
the reader. The father of Nick in “Indian Camp” by Ernest Hemingway, is a really a good physician as he helps an Indian women give birth to a baby without any anesthetic. He is in an Indian camp with only his son and his brother. In a way he shows Nick to be brave ahead of any sorts of situation but...
outstanding, courageous British-Indian woman, Noor Inayat Khan.
South Asians, at that point in time, had been migrating to Great Britain for four hundred years as seamen, politicians, royalty and much more. In the first years of the nineteenth century, many of these British-Indian residents were under fire...
Brave New World: World Instability
I. Video Intro of World Instability (3:50)
II. Past examples of world instability (Chad)
A. Russian Revolution
b. After Bolshevik forces executed Czar Nicholas II and his family in July 1918, the killers hid...
Key Landmarks in the Indian Freedom Struggle
"Nadir Shah looted the country only once. But the British loot us every day. Every year wealth to the tune of 4.5 million dollar is being drained out, sucking our very blood. Britain should immediately quit India.'' That's what the Sindh Times wrote on May...
India Gate is constructed as a memorial and was built in the memory of 90,000 soldiers who laid down their lives during World War I the Afghan Wars .The India Gate today also houses the Indian Army's Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, the Amar Jawan Jyoti. It is today one of the most famous monuments in Delhi...
Most historians, British as well as Indian, have described and dismissed the
rising of 1857 as a ‘Sepoy Munity’ or at best ‘The Indian Mutiny’. Indian revolution is on
the other hand, and national minded leaders thinkers have regarded it as a planned and
organised olitical and military...
Indian rebellion of 1857.
Brutal execution of Indian soldiers who participated in the Indian rebellion of 1857 by British cannons
1857–1858 was a period of armed uprising and rebellions in mostly northern and central India against British colonial rule on the subcontinent. The war brought about the...
India. As Germany attempted to hurt the British by infiltrating India and establishing the roots of rebellion through the Hindu-German Conspiracy, Indian troops fought valiantly for the entente powers and began to question the divine right of the West to rule while Europe itself was in turmoil. But above...
Genesis of Indian National Congress
The feeling of nationalism had started growing in the minds of Indians as early as the middle of the nineteenth century but it grew more with the formation of the Indian national Congress in 1885 Founded upon the suggestion of British civil servant Allan Octavian...
The Soldiers Creed...
I am an American Soldier.
I am a warrior and a member of a team.
I serve the people of the United States, and live the Army Values.
I will always place the mission first.
I will never accept defeat.
I will never quit.
I will never leave a fallen comrade.
The French & Indian War, 1754-1763, changed the political, economic, and ideological relationship between Great Britain and the American Colonies permanently. The war resulted in three major changes, the Colonists beginning to reject British rule, refusing to pay taxes, and the loyalties toward the...
Citizen Soldier By: Brian Williams We all want our rights, but they must be balanced by our responsibilities. This quote has a very strong message. As American's, we have a duty to respond in a time of need. Not only should we go to war if we are called for, we should have pride in our...
In the play “Macbeth” I agree that Macbeth is portrayed as a weak husband however a strong and valiant soldier.
We are introduced to our main character as “Brave Macbeth” a “valiant soldier” who would do anything for his cause, however after a time his weakness as a husband shows through.
On the mention...
experience of the soldiers in Charge of The Light brigade and Bayonet Charge
Bayonet charge is about a WW1 soldier who is running with his heavy rifle across a field under enemy fire. Then suddenly, time stops and the soldier questions why he is running towards bullets. Suddenly the soldier notices an innocent...
THE BRAVE NEW WORLD: INDIA- A NATION IN TRANSITION.
One of the most influential doctrines in Western Europe since the late eighteenth century is that all humans are divided into groups called ‘nations’. India is one such nation where multifarious ethnicities converge into a unified psychological consciousness...
The book that I read is call "Canyons" by Gary Paulsen. This story talks about an Indian boy that belongs in that Apaches group and a kid that lives in El Paso, Texas. The Indian boy name was Coyote Runs this boy had turn fourteen he really wanted to become a men now that he was fourteen, That village...
Humanizing Terrorism in Indian Cinema
A closer look at Mani Ratnam’s Roja and Dil Se
Nationalism, as professor Sumita Chakravarty describes it, is the “integrity of the nation-state and the imagined belongingness...
The Indian Rebellion of 1857 began as a mutiny of sepoys of the British East India Company's army on 10 May 1857, in the town of Meerut, and soon erupted into other mutinies and civilian rebellions largely in the upper Gangetic plain and central India, with the major hostilities confined to present-day...
Indian National Army And Its Role in Independence struggle
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