Monthly Archives: May 2013

May 30 This day during the Afghanistan War 

May 30, 2007 – Operation Achilles was a NATO operation, part of the war in Afghanistan. Its objective was to clear the Helmand province of the Taliban. The operation began on March 6, 2007. The offensive is the largest NATO-based … Continue reading

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May 30   This day during World War ll

May 30, 1945 – The Battle of Lijevče Field was a battle fought between March 30 and April 8, 1945 between the Croatian Armed Forces (HOS, the amalgamated Ustaše militia and Croatian Home Guard forces) and Chetnik forces on the … Continue reading

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May 30   This day during World War ll

May 30, 1943 – The Battle of Attu which took place from 11–30 May 1943, was fought entirely between forces of the United States and the Empire of Japan on Attu Island off the coast of Alaska. The action, which … Continue reading

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May 30  This Day during World War l

May 30, 1918 – The Battle of Skra di Legen was a two-day battle which took place at the Skra fortified position, located NE of Mount Paiko north of Thessaloniki on May 29–30, 1918, on the Macedonian front of World … Continue reading

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May 30  This day during the American Revolution

May 30, 1778 – Battle of Cobleskill was an American Revolutionary War raid on the frontier settlement of Cobleskill, New York on May 30, 1778. The battle, having taken place in the modern-day village of Warnerville, NY near Cobleskill-Richmondville High … Continue reading

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May 30 This day during the American Civil War

May 30, 1862 – The Siege of Corinth was an American Civil War battle fought from April 29 to May 30, 1862, in Corinth, Mississippi. Following the Union Army victory at the Battle of Shiloh, the Union armies under Maj. … Continue reading

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May 30 This day during the American Civil War

May 30, 1864 – The Battle of Totopotomoy Creek was a battle fought in Hanover County, Virginia in May 28–30, 1864, as part of Union Lt. Gen. Ulysses Grant’s Overland Campaign against Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee’s Army of Northern … Continue reading

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