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  • 1 Colonial troops — Call up ad inviting citizens to enlist in French Colonial Forces, after colonies of North Africa (Algeria, Tunisia) had been reconquered by the Allies in World War II. Colonial troops or colonial army refers to various military units recruited… …

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  • 2 Campaign to Suppress Bandits in Northeast China — Infobox Military Conflict conflict= Campaign to Suppress Bandits in Northeast China partof=the Chinese Civil War place=Northeast China date=November, 1945 April, 1947 result=Communist victory combatant1= combatant2= commander1= Jiang Pengfei 姜朋飞… …

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  • 3 Missouri secession — During the American Civil War, the secession of Missouri was controversial because of the disputed status of the state of Missouri . During the war, Missouri was claimed by both the Union and the Confederacy, had two competing state governments,… …

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  • 4 levy — /ˈlɛvi / (say levee) noun (plural levies) 1. a raising or collecting, as of money or troops, by authority or force. 2. that which is raised, as a tax assessment or a body of troops. –verb (levied, levying) –verb (t) 3. to make a levy of; collect… …

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  • 5 Recruit — Re*cruit , v. i. 1. To gain new supplies of anything wasted; to gain health, flesh, spirits, or the like; to recuperate; as, lean cattle recruit in fresh pastures. [1913 Webster] 2. To gain new supplies of men for military or other service; to… …

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  • 6 Clark, George Rogers — born Nov. 19, 1752, Albemarle county, Va. died Feb. 13, 1818, near Louisville, Ky., U.S. Frontier military leader in the American Revolution. The brother of William Clark, he worked as a surveyor in Kentucky in the mid 1770s. During the… …

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  • 7 recruit — I. v. a. 1. Repair, replenish, supply, lack. 2. Refresh, revive, restore, renovate, renew, recover, reinvigorate, regain, retreive. 3. (Mil.) Reinforce, supply with new men. II. v. n. 1. Raise new soldiers, get supplies men, enlist troops. 2 …

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  • 8 levy — [lev′ē] n. pl. levies [ME levee < MFr, fem. pp. of lever, to raise: see LEVER] 1. an imposing and collecting of a tax or other payment 2. an amount levied; tax, etc. 3. a) the enlistment, usually compulsory, of personnel, as for military… …

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  • 9 Germany — /jerr meuh nee/, n. a republic in central Europe: after World War II divided into four zones, British, French, U.S., and Soviet, and in 1949 into East Germany and West Germany; East and West Germany were reunited in 1990. 84,068,216; 137,852 sq.… …

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  • 10 Military history of Australia during World War I — …

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  • 11 Congo, Democratic Republic of the — known as Congo (Kinshasa) formerly (1971–97) Republic of Zaire (1960–71) Congo (1908–60) Belgian Congo (1885–1908) Congo Free State Country, central Africa. Area: 905,356 sq mi (2,344,872 sq km). Population (2002 est.): 46,674,000. Capital:… …

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  • 12 War hysteria preceding the Mountain Meadows massacre — The Mountain Meadows massacre was caused in part by events relating to the Utah War, an 1858 invasion of the Utah Territory by the United States Army which ended up being peaceful. In the summer of 1857, however, Mormons expected an all out… …

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  • 13 The Lorne Scots (Peel, Dufferin and Halton Regiment) — Infobox Military Unit unit name=The Lorne Scots (Peel, Dufferin and Halton Regiment) caption= dates=14 September 1866 country=Canada branch=Militia type=Line Infantry role=Light Infantry size=One battalion command structure=Royal Canadian… …

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  • 14 Military history of African Americans in the American Civil War — African American topics History  Atlantic slave trade · Maafa Slavery in the United States Reconstruction …

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  • 15 Japan Self-Defense Forces — Military of Japan redirects here. For earlier military forces of the country, see Military history of Japan. JSDF redirects here. For other uses, see Japan Social Development Fund. Japan Self Defense Forces 日本国自衛隊 …

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  • 16 Military of the United States — Infobox National Military country=The United States name=United States Armed Forces caption=United States Joint Service Color Guard on parade at Fort Myer in Arlington County, Virginia. founded= current form= branches=nowrap| nowrap| nowrap|… …

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  • 17 Hindu–German Conspiracy — The Hindu German Conspiracy(name) refers to a series of plans formulated between 1914 and 1917 to initiate a Pan Indian rebellion against the British Raj during World War I. The conspirators included radical nationalists in India, the Ghadar… …

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  • 18 United States Armed Forces — United States Joint Service Color Guard on parade at Fort Myer, Virginia. Service branches …

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  • 19 international relations — a branch of political science dealing with the relations between nations. [1970 75] * * * Study of the relations of states with each other and with international organizations and certain subnational entities (e.g., bureaucracies and political… …

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  • 20 china — /chuy neuh/, n. 1. a translucent ceramic material, biscuit fired at a high temperature, its glaze fired at a low temperature. 2. any porcelain ware. 3. plates, cups, saucers, etc., collectively. 4. figurines made of porcelain or ceramic material …

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