Thailand’s War Against Britain & the United States

On January 25, 1942, the government of Thailand formally declared war on the United States of America and Great Britain. The nation had officially adopted a position of neutrality until it was invaded by the Empire of Japan in December 1941 which led to an armistice and, later, the military alliance treaty between Thailand and the Japanese. At the start of the Pacific War, the … Continue reading Thailand’s War Against Britain & the United States

National Bison Day & Mariner 10 Launch

After a bit of deliberation, I have decided to feature two stamps in this A Stamp A Day entry. Since 2012, the first Saturday in November (November 3 in 2018) has been marked as National Bison Day in the United States. The day is a commemoration of the ecological, cultural, historical and economic contribution of the American bison (also commonly known as the American buffalo) … Continue reading National Bison Day & Mariner 10 Launch