An enduring motto: “Don’t Tread On Me”

Date September 23, 2011

Exhibiting fierce pride and an insatiable appetite for victory, America’s military has vigorously defended the cause of freedom for more than 200 years. Battling America’s enemies on near and distant shores, the courageous warriors of America’s Armed Forces have confronted each and every threat to the nation’s security with trademark tenacity and unparalleled skill. The […]

Don’t Tread On Me — Gadsden Flag

Date September 22, 2011

Since colonial days, the rattlesnake has been used to portray the spirit of Americans. In 1774, Colonel Gadsden emphasized this by printing the legend “DONT TREAD ON ME” on his flag. The words swept the nation. The Culpeper Minutemen raised another defiant fist at the enemy by adding “LIBERTY OR DEATH” to Gadsden’s flag. The […]