1759 - The French fleet is destroyed by the British under "Old Dreadnought" Boscawen at the battle of Lagos Bay
1862 - Confederate General J.E.B. Stuart's headquarters is raided by Union troops of the 5th New York and 1st Michigan cavalries
1864 - Union General William T. Sherman sends General Judson Kilpatrick to raid Confederate lines of communication outside Atlanta. The raid is unsuccessful
1870 - Prussian forces defeat the French at the Battle of Gravelotte during the Franco-Prussian War
1914 - Germany declares war on Russia while President Woodrow Wilson issues his Proclamation of Neutrality
1942 - Japan sends a crack army to Guadalcanal to repulse the U.S. Marines fighting there
1943 - The Royal Air Force Bomber Command completes the first major strike against the German missile development facility at Peenemunde
1965 - Operation Starlite marks the beginning of major U.S. ground combat operations in Vietnam
1966 - Australian troops repulse a Viet Cong attack at Long Tan
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