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third of the lead platoon falling wounded in the initial volleys. A Company subsequently broke contact and withdrew under heavy fire from what appeared to be a Viet Cong base area. Initially believing they were opposed by only a company, 6RAR subsequently launched a quick attack by two companies

History of Greenland print that page


several centuries. Denmark-Norway nonetheless claimed the territory, and, after centuries of no contact between the Norse Greenlanders and their Scandinavian brethren, it was feared that the Greenlanders had lapsed back into paganism ; so a missionary expedition was sent out to reinstate

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The name Bevan Spencer von Einem first came to attention on the night of 10 May 1972 when two homosexual men were thrown into the River Torrens by a group of men believed to be police officers. The river banks, or "Number 1 beat " as it was then known, was a place for homosexuals to meet

Jousting print that page


Jousting emerged in the High Middle Ages based on the military use of the lance by heavy cavalry . The first recorded tournament was staged in 1066, but jousting itself did not gain in widespread popularity until the 12th century. [ citation needed ] It transformed into a specialized sport

Rugby union print that page


The IRB has been the governing body for rugby union since its formation in 1886. The spread of rugby union grew from the Home Nations of Great Britain and Ireland, and was absorbed by many of the countries associated with the British Empire. Early exponents of the sport included Australia

Robert Hanssen print that pageTimeline of Robert Hanssen


Hanssen was arrested on 18 February 2001 at Foxstone Park [ 3 ] near his home in Vienna, Virginia , and was charged with selling American secrets to Russia for more than US$1.4 million in cash and diamonds over a 22-year period. [ 4 ] On 6 July 2001, he pleaded guilty to 13 counts of espionage

History of New Zealand print that page


although tempering the free market ethos somewhat. Contents 1 Polynesian foundation 2 Early contact period 2.1 Explorers and other visitors 2.2 Māori response 2.3 European settlement 3 British sovereignty 3.1 Treaty of Waitangi 4 Colonial period 4.1 Immigration

Geordi La Forge print that page


La Forge is naturally blind so one of his trademarks in the series is wearing a VISOR , which is later replaced by ocular prosthetic implants in the last three films. Contents 1 Casting 2 Character back story 2.1 Alternate time lines 3 VISOR 3.1 Reality 4 Critical

United Nations Interim Administration Mission in Kosovo print that page


The United Nations Interim Administration Mission in Kosovo or UNMIK is the interim civilian administration in Kosovo , under the authority of the United Nations . The mission was established on 10 June 1999 by Security Council Resolution 1244 . [ 1 ] While UNMIK still exists, it does so

DC connector print that page


socket is then mounted in the equipment to be powered. Some of these jacks contain a normally closed contact , which can be used to disconnect internal batteries whenever the power supply is connected, avoiding the risk of battery leakage or explosion posed by incorrect recharging of the batteries