Battle of Lobositz (1756)

Background When Frederick II of Prussia suddenly launched the invasion of Saxony at the end of August 1756, Austria was totally unprepared to oppose him. While the remaining of the Saxon Army were blockaded in the Pirna Country, Field-Marshal Browne hurriedly assembled a relief army at Prague. By the end of September, he had begun Read More…

Americans in Wartime (Tank Show) Open House 2016

Tanks for the Memories. Hello everyone!  A couple of buddies and I attended this year’s annual “Americans in Wartime Open House” tank show.  This event takes place in Nokesville Virginia.  Attendees will be able to see (and touch) a large number of WWII and Cold War armored vehicles.  You can even buy tickets to ride Read More…