Fly Overs

Conflict: World War II

  These World War II pilots got some pretty amazing views—and made for some eye-catching photos—as they flew over different landmarks and landscapes in countries all over the world. Check them out: Find more photos of fly overs in Fold3’s … Continue reading

Medical Civic Action Program

Conflict: Vietnam

During the Vietnam War an initiative called the Medical Civic Action Program (MEDCAP) was developed by the American embassy in Saigon and the U.S. Military Assistance Command, Vietnam (USMACV) to provide basic health care to Vietnamese civilians. Initially spearheaded by … Continue reading

Captain Sally

Conflict: Civil War

Sally Tompkins was no ordinary woman. Not only did she run a hospital with the lowest death rate of any in the Civil War, but she was also the only woman to be commissioned an officer in the Confederate army. … Continue reading