Archive: Franklin Roosevelt

The Navy Reserves

On 3 Mar 1915, the US Naval Reserve was founded. Toward the end of the Nineteenth ...

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The death of our Constitution

On 5 Feb 1937, President Franklin Roosevelt proposed an increase in the size of the US ...

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USS Reuben James

On 31 Oct 1941, USS Reuben James (DD-245)—a post-WWI four-funnel Clemson-class destroyer—was the first US Navy ...

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The GI Bill

On 22 June 1944, during WWII, President Franklin Roosevelt signed the GI Bill, an unprecedented act ...

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