Category Archives: Tennessee

Manhattan Project National Park- USS Indianapolis Sunk 68 Years Ago Today

On the 30th of July in the year 1945 (68 years ago today), the USS Indianapolis sunk when it was hit by a Japanese torpedo.  Loads of ships and submarines were sunk during WWII, so you may be asking yourself, … Continue reading

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Polk Declares War on Mexico – 167 Years Ago Today

In looking back at my posts from the last year, I noticed a common theme.  Most of my posts pertained to national parks in the western half of the United States.  This should come as no surprise since many of … Continue reading

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