The United States Post Office (USPO) was created in Philadelphia under Benjamin Franklin on Wednesday, July by decree of the Second Continental Congress. It became the Post Office Department (USPOD) in Until it was part of the Presidential cabinet.
War Dogs training, Camp Lejeune, ca. 1943 War dogs practice amphibious landings from a Higgins boat at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. This was one phase of the War Dogs intensive training prior to their deployment in the South Pacific.