War and Military Trivia Quiz Questions

 

What did Persian Gulf warrior Norman Schwarzkopf called his young majors in charge of combat operations?
 A:  Jedi Knights.

When the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor, what song was the Navy band playing?
 A: The Star-Spangled Banner.

What was the last state to return to the Union after the Civil War?
 A: Georgia.

Antarctica and Australia are two continents have never experienced a what?
A: major military conflict.

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A: Trivia Country!

During the cold war what kind of curtain was said to divide east and west?
A: Iron curtain.

The federal government first printed paper money the same year as what war broke out?
 A: The Civil War.

In which war did one jet plane shoot down another one?
A: The Korean War.

The Revolutionary War was the first war the U. S. took part in that was partially financed with what?
A: lottery dollars.

British, French and US troops in the second battle of the Marne were led by whom?
 A: Petain.

Muhammad Ali refused conscription to Vietnam in what year?
 A: 1967.

Rudolf Hess crash landed where in 1941?
 A: Scotland.

The Enola Gay dropped an atomic bomb in where in WWII?
 A: Hiroshima.

The unsuccessful landing by US troops in April 1961 was where?
 A: Bay of Pigs.

Lord Haw-Haw was executed for treason in 1946 for broadcasting what?
A: German propaganda.

Leningrad was besieged by German troops for approximately how many days in WWII?
 A: 900.

The second Atom bomb was dropped on what Japanese city?
 A: Nagasaki.

In 1979, what country did the USSR invade?
 A: Afghanistan.

Czechoslovakia's "Spring" was halted by the arrival of what in 1968?
 A: Soviet tanks.

Which Landings were the subject of Saving Private Ryan?
A: D Day.

Tanks were used in a war for the first time in what year?
 A: 1916.