Revel in the proud tradition of the American Soldier, from the Colonial Minute Men to the Modern Day GI. Soldiers represented are from ten major conflicts in American Military History. The American Revolution, War of 1812, Mexican War, Civil War, Spanish-American War, World War I, World War II, Korean War, Vietnam War, Modern Day (Gulf Conflicts).
Along the bottom of the poster is an educational timeline, with 70 major points in U.S. military History. Below are five points from the timeline:
April 19, 1775 - Battles of Lexington & Concord - "Shot heard around the world"
March, 16 1802 - U.S. Military Academy established at West Point, N.Y.
December, 14 1814 - Treaty of Ghent signed, ends conflict between U.S. and Great Britain
July 12, 1862 - Medal of Honor created by Congress
Size of U.S. Military in Spanish-American War: 306,706
This 11 ¾" x 36" water-colored styled poster, is printed on 80 lb. acid-free matte text with fade free ink. The 11 ¾" x 36" poster, is a standard frame size which can be found in most major retailers and framing stores.
Each poster is rolled in a clear acid-free poly/plastic sleeve and shipped in a hard craft tube.
The entire poster is sharp clear and very detailed.