164 relations: Adolf Hitler, Airsoft, Alan Osmond, American Civil War, American Indian Wars, Armistice, Armoured personnel carrier, Atlantic Ocean, Austria-Hungary, Axis powers, Barack Obama, Base Exchange, Base Realignment and Closure, Benito Mussolini, Bill Clinton, Brigadier general (United States), Bureau of Land Management, California, California Army National Guard, California State Route 1, California State University, Monterey Bay, California tiger salamander, California's 15th State Senate district, California's 17th congressional district, California's 27th State Assembly district, Cambodia, Carmel-by-the-Sea, California, Carolina Panthers, Central Powers, Charles H. Swannack, Jr., Chief of Staff of the United States Army, Clear and Present Danger, Clint Eastwood, Cold War, Dave Potter (politician), David Janssen, David Niven, Defense Commissary Agency, Del Rey Oaks, California, Domingo Chavez, Edward Ord, Endangered species, Europe, Florida, Fort Knox, Fort Lewis, Fort Ord, Fort Ord Dunes State Park, France, Garrison, ..., General (United States), George H. W. Bush, German Empire, Grateful Dead, Great Britain, Grey DeLisle, Hal Moore, Hawaii, Herm Edwards, Honolulu, Huba Wass de Czege, Imperial Japanese Navy, Jackie Gleason, James Lofton, Japan, Jerry Garcia, Jimi Hendrix, John Saxon (actor), Joseph Stilwell, Ken Osmond, Ken Salazar, Kentucky, Korean Demilitarized Zone, Korean War, Laguna Seca Ranch, Laos, Lasthenia conjugens, Leon Panetta, Lieutenant general (United States), Low Countries, Major general, Major general (United States), Marina, California, Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, Martin Milner, Matthew Morrison, Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, Mel Gibson, Michelle Boulos, Monterey Bay, Monterey Peninsula College, Monterey, California, MythBusters, Natalie Wood, National Landscape Conservation System, National monument, Nature reserve, Naval Postgraduate School, Nazi Germany, Nick Bacon, Ollie Matson, Ottoman Empire, Pacific Grove, California, Pacific Ocean, Paintball, Pearl Harbor, Philippines, Presidio of Monterey, California, Prison, Private Benjamin (1980 film), Professional Golfers Association, Project VOLAR, Raymond T. Odierno, Recruit training, Ron Rivera, Russia, Salinas, California, Sand City, California, Scott Melville, Seaside, California, Second Seminole War, Smith's blue butterfly, Soldier, Soldier in the Rain, South Korea, Southeast Asia, Soviet Union, Steve McQueen, Steve Owens (American football), Strip mall, Tab Hunter, Tank, Thailand, The Girl He Left Behind, The Lady Says No, The Osmonds, Tom Clancy, Turkey, Unexploded ordnance, Union Army, United States, United States Armed Forces, United States Army, United States Army Center of Military History, United States Congress, United States Department of War, United States House of Representatives, United States Secretary of Defense, United States Secretary of the Interior, University, University of California, Santa Cruz, Veterans Transition Center, Vietnam, Vietnam War, Wally Rank, We Were Soldiers, We Were Soldiers Once… And Young, Woodrow Wilson, World War I, World War II, 194th Armored Brigade (United States), 1992 Los Angeles riots, 76th Field Artillery Regiment, 7th Infantry Division (United States). Expand index (114 more) » « Shrink index
Adolf Hitler (20 April 1889 – 30 April 1945) was an Austrian-born German politician who was the leader of the Nazi Party (NSDAP), Chancellor of Germany from 1933 to 1945, and Führer ("leader") of Nazi Germany from 1934 to 1945.
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Airsoft is a sport in which participants eliminate opponents by hitting each other with spherical non-metallic pellets launched via replica firearms called airsoft guns.
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Alan Ralph Osmond (born June 22, 1949) was a member of the family musical group The Osmonds.
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The American Civil War, widely known in the United States as simply the Civil War as well as other sectional names, was a civil war fought from 1861 to 1865 to determine the survival of the Union or independence for the Confederacy.
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The American Indian Wars, or Indian Wars, were the multiple conflicts between American settlers or the United States government and the native peoples of North America from the time of earliest colonial settlement until 1924.
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An armistice is a formal agreement of warring parties to stop fighting.
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An armoured personnel carrier (APC) is type of armoured fighting vehicle (AFV) designed to transport infantry to the battlefield.
The Atlantic Ocean is the second largest of the world's oceanic divisions, following the Pacific Ocean.
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Austria-Hungary (Österreich-Ungarn; Osztrák-Magyar Monarchia), also known by other names and often referred to as the Austro-Hungarian Empire in English-language sources, was a constitutional union of the Empire of Austria and the Kingdom of Hungary that existed from 1867 to 1918, when it collapsed as a result of defeat in World War I. The union was a result of the Compromise of 1867 and came into existence on 30 March 1867, when the compromise was ratified by the Hungarian parliament.
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The Axis powers (Achsenmächte, 枢軸国 Sūjikukoku, Potenze dell'Asse), also known as the Axis, were the nations that fought in the Second World War against the Allied forces.
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Barack Hussein Obama II (born August 4, 1961) is the 44th and current President of the United States, and the first African American to hold the office.
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An exchange is a type of retail store found on United States military installations worldwide.
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Base Realignment and Closure (BRAC) is a process by a United States federal government commission to increase United States Department of Defense efficiency by planning end of the Cold War realignment and closure of military installations.
Benito Amilcare Andrea Mussolini (29 July 1883 – 28 April 1945) was an Italian politician, journalist, and leader of the National Fascist Party, ruling the country as Prime Minister from 1922 until his ousting in 1943.
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William Jefferson Clinton (born William Jefferson Blythe III; August 19, 1946) is an American politician who served as the 42nd President of the United States from 1993 to 2001.
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In the United States Armed Forces, brigadier general (BG, Brig Gen, or BGen) is a one-star general officer with the pay grade of O-7 in the U.S. Army, U.S. Air Force, and U.S. Marine Corps.
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is an agency within the United States Department of the Interior that administers more than of public lands in the United States which constitutes one-eighth of the landmass of the country.
California is a state located on the West Coast of the United States.
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The California Army National Guard is the land force component of the California National Guard, one of the reserve components of the United States Army and is part of the National Guard of the United States.
State Route 1 (SR 1) is a major north-south state highway that runs along most of the Pacific coastline of the U.S. state of California.
California State University, Monterey Bay (CSUMB) is a small public university in the 23-campus California State University system, located in Marina and Seaside, in Monterey County, California.
The California tiger salamander (Ambystoma californiense) is a vulnerable amphibian native to California.
California's 15th State Senate district is one of 40 California State Senate districts.
California's 17th congressional district is a congressional district in the U.S. state of California that is currently represented by.
California's 27th State Assembly district is one of 80 California State Assembly districts.
Cambodia (កម្ពុជា, Kampuchea), officially known as the Kingdom of Cambodia (ព្រះរាជាណាចក្រកម្ពុជា, Preah Reacheanachak Kampuchea) and once known as the Khmer Empire, is a country located in the southern portion of the Indochina Peninsula in Southeast Asia.
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Carmel-by-the-Sea, often called simply Carmel, is a city in Monterey County, California, United States, founded in 1902 and incorporated on October 31, 1916.
The Carolina Panthers are a professional American football team based in Charlotte, North Carolina.
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The Central Powers (Mittelmächte; Központi hatalmak; İttifak Devletleri or Bağlaşma Devletleri; Централни сили Tsentralni sili), consisting of Germany,, the Ottoman Empire and Bulgaria – hence also known as the Quadruple Alliance (Vierbund) – was one of the two main factions during World War I (1914–18).
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Charles H. "Chuck" Swannack Jr. is a former general officer in the United States Army who, once retired, called for the resignation of Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld.
The Chief of Staff of the Army (CSA) is a statutory office held by a four-star general in the United States Army.
Clear and Present Danger is a novel by Tom Clancy, written in 1989, and is a canonical part of the Jack Ryan universe.
Clinton "Clint" Eastwood, Jr. (born May 31, 1930) is an American actor, film director, producer, musician, and politician.
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The Cold War was a state of political and military tension after World War II between powers in the Western Bloc (the United States, its NATO allies and others) and powers in the Eastern Bloc (the Soviet Union and its allies in the Warsaw Pact).
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Dave Potter is a California politician, having served at the state, county, and city levels.
David Janssen (March 27, 1931 – February 13, 1980) was an American film and television actor who is best known for his starring role as Dr.
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James David Graham Niven (1 March 1910 – 29 July 1983) was an English actor and novelist who was popular in Europe and in the United States.
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The Defense Commissary Agency (DeCA), headquartered at Fort Lee (Virginia), is an agency of the United States Department of Defense (DoD) that operates more than 245 commissaries worldwide.
Del Rey Oaks (formerly, Del Rey Woods) is a city in Monterey County, California, United States.
Domingo "Ding" Chavez is a fictional character created by American author Tom Clancy who appears in many of his novels and video games.
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Edward Otho Cresap Ord (October 18, 1818 – July 22, 1883) was an American engineer and United States Army officer who saw action in the Seminole War, the Indian Wars, and the American Civil War.
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An Endangered (EN) species is a species which has been categorized by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Red List as likely to become extinct.
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Europe is a continent that comprises the westernmost part of Eurasia.
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Florida is a state in the southeast United States, bordered to the west by the Gulf of Mexico, to the north by Alabama and Georgia, to the east by the Atlantic Ocean, and to the south by the Straits of Florida.
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Fort Knox is a United States Army post in Kentucky south of Louisville and north of Elizabethtown.
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Fort Lewis is a United States military facility located south-southwest of Tacoma, Washington under the jurisdiction of the United States Army Joint Base Garrison, Joint Base Lewis–McChord.
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Fort Ord is a former United States Army post on Monterey Bay of the Pacific Ocean coast in California, which closed in 1994.
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Fort Ord Dunes State Park is a state park of California, USA, along of coastline on Monterey Bay and created from part of the now-closed Fort Ord.
France, officially the French Republic (République française), is a sovereign state comprising territory in western Europe and several overseas regions and territories.
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Garrison (various spellings) (from the French garnison, itself from the verb garnir, "to equip") is the collective term for a body of troops stationed in a particular location, originally to guard it, but now often simply using it as a home base.
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In the United States Army, U.S. Air Force, and U.S. Marine Corps, general is a four-star general officer rank, with the pay grade of O-10.
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George Herbert Walker Bush (born June 12, 1924) is an American politician who served as the 41st President of the United States from 1989 to 1993, and the 43rd Vice President of the United States (1981–1989).
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The German Empire (Deutsches Kaiserreich), variously referred to as the German Reich or Realm, or Imperial Germany, was the historical German nation state that existed from the unification of Germany in 1871 to the abdication of Kaiser Wilhelm II in November 1918, when Germany became a federal republic.
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The Grateful Dead was an American rock band formed in 1965 in Palo Alto, California.
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Great Britain, also known as Britain, is an island in the North Atlantic off the north-west coast of continental Europe.
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Erin Grey Van Oosbree (born August 24, 1973), known professionally as Grey DeLisle (pronounced De-lyle) and Grey Griffin, is an American voice actress and singer-songwriter.
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Harold Gregory "Hal" Moore, Jr. (born February 13, 1922) is a retired United States Army lieutenant general and author.
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Hawaii (locally,; Hawaii) is the 50th and most recent U.S. state to join the United States, having joined on August 21, 1959.
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Herman "Herm" Edwards, Jr. (born April 27, 1954) is an American football analyst who most recently coached in the National Football League for the Kansas City Chiefs.
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Honolulu is the state capital and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Hawaii.
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A Hungarian immigrant, Brigadier General Huba Wass de Czege (pronounced VOSH de tsay-guh) (born August 13, 1941) is the son of Count Albert Wass de Szentegyed et Czege.
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The Imperial Japanese Navy (IJN; Kyūjitai: 大日本帝國海軍 Shinjitai: 大日本帝国海軍 or 日本海軍 Nippon Kaigun, literally "Navy of the Greater Japanese Empire") was the navy of the Empire of Japan from 1868 until 1945, when it was dissolved following Japan's defeat and surrender in World War II.
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John Herbert "Jackie" Gleason (February 26, 1916 – June 24, 1987) was an American comedian, actor, and musician.
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James David Lofton (born July 5, 1956) is a former American football player and coach.
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Japan (日本 Nippon or Nihon; formally or Nihon-koku, "State of Japan") is an island country in East Asia.
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Jerome John "Jerry" Garcia (August 1, 1942 – August 9, 1995) was an American musician best known for his lead guitar work, singing and songwriting with the band the Grateful Dead, which came to prominence during the counterculture era in the 1960s.
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James Marshall "Jimi" Hendrix (born Johnny Allen Hendrix; November 27, 1942 – September 18, 1970) was an American rock guitarist, singer, and songwriter.
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John Saxon (born Carmine Orrico; August 5, 1935) is an American actor who has worked on more than 200 projects during a span of sixty years.
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Joseph Warren Stilwell (March 19, 1883 – October 12, 1946) was a United States Army general who served in the China Burma India Theater during World War II.
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Kenneth Charles "Ken" Osmond (born June 7, 1943) is an American actor and retired policeman.
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Kenneth Lee "Ken" Salazar (born March 2, 1955) served as the 50th United States Secretary of the Interior, in the administration of President Barack Obama from 2009 to 2013.
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Kentucky, officially the Commonwealth of Kentucky, is a state located in the east south-central region of the United States.
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The Korean Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) is a strip of land running across the Korean Peninsula; it was established at the end of the Korean War to serve as a buffer zone between North and South Korea.
The Korean War (in South Korean Hangul: 한국전쟁, Hanja: 韓國戰爭, Hanguk Jeonjaeng, "Korean War"; in North Korean Chosungul: 조국해방전쟁, Joguk Haebang Jeonjaeng, "Fatherland Liberation War"; 25 June 1950 – 27 July 1953) was a war between North and South Korea, in which a United Nations force led by the United States of America fought for the South, and China fought for the North, which was also assisted by the Soviet Union.
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Laguna Seca Ranch (from the Spanish: Dry lake) is a historic agricultural property in western Monterey County, California, United States.
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Laos ((or) ສາທາລະນະລັດ ປະຊາທິປະໄຕ ປະຊາຊົນລາວ, Sathalanalat Paxathipatai Paxaxon Lao), officially the Lao People's Democratic Republic (LPDR) (République démocratique populaire lao), is a landlocked country in Southeast Asia, bordered by Myanmar (Burma) and the People's Republic of China to the northwest, Vietnam to the east, Cambodia to the south, and Thailand to the west.
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Lasthenia conjugens, commonly known as Contra Costa goldfields, is an endangered species of wildflower endemic to a limited range within the San Francisco Bay Area of the state of California, USA.
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Leon Edward Panetta (born June 28, 1938) is an American statesman, lawyer, and professor.
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In the United States Army, the United States Air Force and the United States Marine Corps, lieutenant general (abbreviated LTG in the Army, Lt Gen in the Air Force, and LtGen in the Marine Corps) is a three-star general officer rank, with the pay grade of O-9.
The Low Countries (de Lage Landen., les Pays-Bas.) is a coastal region in western Europe, consisting especially of the Netherlands and Belgium, and the low-lying delta of the Rhine, Meuse, Scheldt, and Ems rivers where much of the land is at or below sea level.
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Major-general (or major general) is a military rank used in many countries.
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In the United States Army, United States Marine Corps, and United States Air Force, major general is a two-star general-officer rank, with the pay grade of O-8.
Marina is a city in Monterey County, California, United States.
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Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton is the major West Coast base of the United States Marine Corps.
Martin Sam Milner (December 28, 1931 – September 6, 2015) was an American film, stage, radio and television actor.
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Matthew James "Matt" Morrison (born October 30, 1978) is an American actor, dancer, and singer-songwriter.
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Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca (previously known as Laguna Seca Raceway) is a paved road racing track in central California used for both auto racing and motorcycle racing, built in 1957 near both Salinas and Monterey, California, United States.
Mel Colm-Cille Gerard Gibson (born January 3, 1956) is an American actor and filmmaker.
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Michelle Boulos (born December 24, 1988) is an American figure skater who competed in ladies' singles.
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Monterey Bay is a bay of the Pacific Ocean located off the coast of the U.S. state of California.
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Monterey Peninsula College, commonly called "MPC", is a public community college located in Monterey, California.
The City of Monterey in Monterey County is located on the southern edge of Monterey Bay, on Central California's Pacific coast.
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MythBusters is a science entertainment television program created by Peter Rees and produced by Australia's Beyond Television Productions for the Discovery Channel.
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Natalie Wood (born Natalie Zacharenko;, californiabirthindex.org; accessed June 24, 2015. July 20, 1938 – November 29, 1981) was an American film and television actress best known for her screen roles in Miracle on 34th Street, Splendor in the Grass, Rebel Without a Cause, The Searchers and West Side Story.
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The National Landscape Conservation System (also known as the National Conservation Lands) is a collection of lands in 872 federally recognized areas considered to be the crown jewels of the American West.
A National monument is a monument constructed in order to commemorate something of national importance such as a war or the country's founding.
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A nature reserve (natural reserve, bioreserve, (natural/nature) preserve or (national/nature) conserve) is a protected area of importance for wildlife, flora, fauna or features of geological or other special interest, which is reserved and managed for conservation and to provide special opportunities for study or research.
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The Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) is a fully accredited masters-level university operated by the United States Navy.
Nazi Germany or the Third Reich (Drittes Reich) are common English names for the period of history in Germany from 1933 to 1945, when it was a dictatorship under the control of Adolf Hitler and the Nazi Party (NSDAP).
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Nicky Daniel "Nick" Bacon (November 25, 1945 – July 17, 2010) was a United States Army first sergeant from the Americal Division who served during the Vietnam War.
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Ollie Genoa Matson II (May 1, 1930 – February 19, 2011) was an American Olympic medal winning sprinter and professional American football running back who played in the National Football League, in 1952 and from 1954 to 1966.
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The Ottoman Empire (دَوْلَتِ عَلِيّهٔ عُثمَانِیّه Devlet-i Aliyye-i Osmâniyye, Modern Turkish: Osmanlı İmparatorluğu or Osmanlı Devleti) which is also known as the Turkish Empire or Turkey, was an empire founded in 1299 by Oghuz Turks under Osman I in northwestern Anatolia.
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Pacific Grove is a coastal city in Monterey County, California in the United States.
The Pacific Ocean is the largest of the Earth's oceanic divisions.
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Paintball is a sport in which players compete, in teams or individually, to eliminate opponents by tagging them with capsules containing water-soluble dye and featuring a gelatin outer shell (referred to as paintballs) propelled from a device called a paintball marker (commonly referred to as a paintball gun).
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Pearl Harbor is a lagoon harbor on the island of Oahu, Hawaii, west of Honolulu.
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The Philippines (Pilipinas), officially known as the Republic of the Philippines (Republika ng Pilipinas), is a sovereign island country in Southeast Asia situated in the western Pacific Ocean.
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The Presidio of Monterey, located in Monterey, California, is an active US Army installation with historic ties to the Spanish colonial era.
A prison, correctional facility, penitentiary, gaol (Ireland, England, Scotland, Wales), or jail is a facility in which inmates are forcibly confined and denied a variety of freedoms under the authority of the state as a form of punishment.
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Private Benjamin is a 1980 American comedy film starring Goldie Hawn.
Professional Golfers' Association, (with or without the apostrophe), is the usual term for a professional association in men's golf.
Project VOLAR, or Project Volunteer Army, was an American series of experiments designed to determine how to successfully transition the U.S. Army to total volunteerism.
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General Raymond Thomas "Ray" Odierno (born 8 September 1954) is a retired United States Army general who served as the 38th Chief of Staff of the Army.
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Recruit training, more commonly known as Basic Training and colloquially called boot camp, is the initial indoctrination and instruction given to new military personnel, enlisted and officer.
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Ronald Eugene Rivera (born January 7, 1962) is an American football coach and former player, and is currently the head coach of the Carolina Panthers of the National Football League where he won the 2013 AP NFL Coach of the Year.
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Russia (Ru-Россия.ogg), also officially known as the Russian Federation (a), is a country in northern Eurasia.
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Salinas is the county seat and largest municipality of Monterey County, California.
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Sand City is a city in Monterey County, California, United States, located on the shores of Monterey Bay, and surrounded on most sides by the larger city of Seaside.
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Scott Melville (born August 4, 1966, in Fort Ord, California), is a former professional tennis player from the United States.
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Seaside (formerly East Monterey) is a city in Monterey County, California, United States, with a population of 33,025 as of the 2010 census.
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The Second Seminole War, also known as the Florida War, was a conflict from 1835 to 1842 in Florida between various groups of Native Americans collectively known as Seminoles and the United States, part of a series of conflicts called the Seminole Wars.
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Smith's blue butterfly, Euphilotes enoptes smithi, is an organism in the family Lycaenidae, which is also known as the "gossamer wing" family.
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A soldier is one who fights as part of an organized land-based armed force.
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Soldier in the Rain is a 1963 American comedy-drama film starring Jackie Gleason and Steve McQueen, and directed by Ralph Nelson.
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South Korea, officially the Republic of Korea (lit. The Republic of Great Han; ROK), and commonly referred to as Korea, is a sovereign state in East Asia, constituting the southern part of the Korean Peninsula.
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Southeast Asia or Southeastern Asia is a subregion of Asia, consisting of the countries that are geographically south of China, east of India, west of New Guinea and north of Australia.
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The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (a) abbreviated to USSR (r) or shortened to the Soviet Union (p), was a Marxist–Leninist state on the Eurasian continent that existed between 1922 and 1991.
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Terence Steven "Steve" McQueen (March 24, 1930 – November 7, 1980) was an American actor.
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Loren Everett "Steve" Owens (born December 9, 1947) is a former American college and professional football player who was a running back in the National Football League (NFL) for five seasons during the 1970s.
A strip mall (also called a shopping plaza, shopping center, or mini-mall) is an open-air shopping mall where the stores are arranged in a row, with a sidewalk in front.
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Tab Hunter (born Arthur Andrew Kelm; July 11, 1931) is an American actor, singer, and author who has starred in over 40 films.
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A tank is a large type of armoured fighting vehicle with tracks, designed for front-line combat.
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Thailand (or; ประเทศไทย), officially the Kingdom of Thailand (ราชอาณาจักรไทย), formerly known as Siam (สยาม), is a country at the centre of the Indochinese peninsula in Mainland Southeast Asia.
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The Girl He Left Behind is a 1956 romantic comedy film starring Tab Hunter and Natalie Wood.
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The Lady Says No is a 1952 American film directed by Frank Ross with sequences filmed at Fort Ord, Pebble Beach and Carmel, California.
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The Osmonds are an American family music group with a long and varied career—a career that took them from singing barbershop music as children to achieving success as teen-music idols, from producing a hit television show to continued success as solo and group performers.
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Thomas Leo "Tom" Clancy, Jr. (April 12, 1947 – October 1, 2013) was an American novelist best known for his technically detailed espionage and military science storylines set during and after the Cold War.
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Turkey (Türkiye), officially the Republic of Turkey (Turkish), is a parliamentary republic in Eurasia, largely located in Western Asia, with the smaller portion of Eastern Thrace in Southeast Europe.
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Unexploded ordnance (UXO) or Unexploded bomb (UXB) sometimes acronymized as UO, are explosive weapons (bombs, shells, grenades, land mines, naval mines, etc.) that did not explode when they were employed and still pose a risk of detonation, potentially many decades after they were used or discarded.
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The Union Army was the land force that fought for the Union during the American Civil War, which lasted from 1861 to 1865.
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The United States of America (USA), commonly referred to as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major territories and various possessions.
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The United States Armed Forces are the federal military forces of the United States.
The United States Army (USA) is the largest branch of the United States Armed Forces and performs land-based military operations.
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The United States Army Center of Military History (CMH) is a directorate within the Office of the Administrative Assistant to the Secretary of the Army.
The United States Congress is the bicameral legislature of the federal government of the United States consisting of two houses: the Senate and the House of Representatives.
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The United States Department of War, also called the War Department (and occasionally War Office in the early years), was the United States Cabinet department originally responsible for the operation and maintenance of the United States Army.
The House of Representatives is one of the two houses of the United States Congress (a bicameral legislature).
The Secretary of Defense (SecDef) is the leader and chief executive officer of the Department of Defense, an Executive Department of the Government of the United States of America.
The United States Secretary of the Interior is the head of the U.S. Department of the Interior.
A university (universitas, "a whole") is an institution of higher (or tertiary) education and research which grants academic degrees in various subjects and typically provides undergraduate education and postgraduate education.
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The University of California, Santa Cruz (also known as UC Santa Cruz or UCSC), is a public, collegiate university and one of 10 campuses in the University of California system.
The Veterans Transition Center (VTC) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) rehabilitation center and shelter for veterans, founded in 1998, in Monterey County, California.
Vietnam, officially the Socialist Republic of Vietnam (SRV), is the easternmost country on the Indochina Peninsula in Southeast Asia.
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The Vietnam War (Chiến tranh Việt Nam), also known as the Second Indochina War, and also known in Vietnam as Resistance War Against America (Kháng chiến chống Mỹ) or simply the American War, was a Cold War-era proxy war that occurred in Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia from 1 November 1955 to the fall of Saigon on 30 April 1975.
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Wallace Aliifua "Wally" Rank (born March 1, 1958) is an American former professional basketball player.
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We Were Soldiers is a 2002 war film that dramatizes the Battle of Ia Drang on November 14, 1965.
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We Were Soldiers Once… And Young is a 1992 book by Lt. Gen. Harold G. Moore (Ret.) and war journalist Joseph L. Galloway about the Vietnam War.
Thomas Woodrow Wilson (December 28, 1856 – February 3, 1924) was an American politician and academic who served as the 28th President of the United States from 1913 to 1921.
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World War I (WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War or the Great War, was a global war centered in Europe that began on 28 July 1914 and lasted until 11 November 1918.
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World War II (WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, though related conflicts began earlier.
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The 194th Armored Brigade is a separate brigade of the US Army.
The 1992 Los Angeles riots, also known as the Rodney King riots, the South Central riots, the 1992 Los Angeles civil disturbance, 1992 Los Angeles civil unrest, and the Los Angeles uprising, were a series of riots, lootings, arsons, and civil disturbance that occurred in Los Angeles County, California, in 1992, following the acquittal of police officers on trial regarding a videotaped and widely covered police brutality incident.
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The 76th Field Artillery Regiment is a field artillery regiment of the United States Army first constituted 1916 in the Regular Army.
The 7th Infantry Division is an infantry division of the United States Army.