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Alexander the Great Defeats the Persians, 331 BC
"...general terror smote Darius, whose courage already had been shaken; so that he was the first to turn and flee." Alexander defeats the feared scythed-wheeled chariots of Darius III and conquers Persia.
The Charge of the Light Brigade, 1854
"They swept proudly past, glittering in the morning sun. . ." In an incident later immortalized by poet Alfred, Lord Tennyson, a reporter describes the headlong charge of a British cavalry unit into murderous Russian gunfire.
"Be yourself; everyone else is already taken." Oscar Wilde. - (1854-1900).
The first wave attacks
the beach in one of WWII's costliest battles.