Analyizing M1 Helmets

More Virginia National Guard discoveries by Alexander F. Barnes and Major Brendan L. Barclay In the May 2017 edition of Military Trader, we shared our initial analysis of the M1917A1 helmets that the Virginia National Guard recently recovered. In this … More »

American Battlefield Trust Unveils Mobile App

(Richmond, Va.) — People keen on learning more about Civil War Richmond, long for the prize sought by Union commanders, have a new travel companion at their fingertips. The American Battlefield Trust’s newest Battle App enables visitors to explore the 1862 and 1864 campaigns fought for … More »

Why World War I Matters

By MAJ (P) Franklin Huffman There are 13,484 reasons World War I matters to today’s Army Reserve Soldier. That is the number of Americans killed in action “Over There,” along with another 52,721 who were wounded in the fight. And … More »