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Bantu warfare in South Africa before the innovations of Shaka Zulu were more so ritualized skirmishes, raiding parties and duels loosely formed for the sake of something as simple as acquiring grazing lands, captives and cattle or resolving feuds and grudges.
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Delaware soldiers remembered this Memorial Day weekend are 1st Lieutenant John Paul Heinel, Private John Joseph Horty, who, as we see in his service record below, was killed in action, and African American soldier Private Kennou Wood. 198 more words
By Sandra McHugh
In World War II, RCAF Iroquois Squadron 431 executed 2,584 sorties, dropped 14,004 tons of bombs, lost 72 aircraft, and suffered 490 aircrew causalities, including 313 deaths, and 14 operational personnel deaths.1 My father, Edward McHugh, was part of the ground crew of this squadron. 507 more words
- “Montreal teens suspected of wanting to join jihadist groups have passports confiscated — Ten young people suspected of wanting to join jihadist groups overseas were arrested last weekend at Montreal’s Trudeau International Airport, the RCMP said late Tuesday ….” – … 415 more words