History Hiker

♦♦♦History♦♦♦ *Correction:  John Francis Pope was the architect/designer and John McShain was the builder.       Inside the memorial stands a 19 foot statue of Thomas Jefferson facing the Washington...

During my trip to Rome, Italy I took a day trip to Nettuno where the Sicily-Rome American Cemetery and Memorial is located.  I have always been a World War II (WWII)...

This post is dedicated to the victims of the Madrid train bombing and also Francisco Javier Torrenteras of Spain’s Special Group, who gave his life in defense of his country.  ...

Recently, I visited the Martin Luther King (MLK), JR memorial in Washington D.C. Of course, there has been a lot of controversy over the memorial due to a quote on the...