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About agirlushouldknow

A middle-aged transgender gamer woman who grew up so poor it was only po. Who works in a white-collar job, graduating late in life. The most important part is I am married 29+ years to a wonderful husband and I have a pretty cool one-eyed cat named Tally the Pirate Queen (or Bitchy Princess depending on her day).

1915-19 Third Battle of Anzac Cove 19 May 1915

1915-19 Third Battle of Anzac Cove 19 May 1915 The Third Battle of Anzac Cove, a pretty atrocious loss of life actually. 1915 (Published 08/12/2022) Website: https://youshouldknowthings.wordpress.com/Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/c/thingsyoushouldknowTwitter: https://twitter.com/ThingsYSK My Video Game Let’s Plays: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZxD7TBqM9aZ4RV0lkKctag Research links: Internet Sources: Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Third_attack_on_Anzac_Cove … Continue reading

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1863-39 Second Winchester 13-15 June 1863

The fall of Union General Milfoy 1863 (Published 8/07/2022) TYSK WebsitesWebsite: https://youshouldknowthings.wordpress.com/Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/c/thingsyoushouldknowTwitter: https://twitter.com/ThingsYSK My Video Game Let’s Plays: A Girl’s War Room (Military War Game LPs): https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZxD7TBqM9aZ4RV0lkKctag A Girl’s Let’s Plays (all other LPs): https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCBNjLiDobhyFxnECOM0AuEw A Girl’s Long Plays … Continue reading

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1915-18 Battle of Festubert 15-25 May 1915

A change in British tactics. 1915 (Published 07/22/2022) Website: https://youshouldknowthings.wordpress.com/Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/c/thingsyoushouldknowTwitter: https://twitter.com/ThingsYSK My Video Game Let’s Plays: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZxD7TBqM9aZ4RV0lkKctag Research links: Internet Sources: Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Festubert First World War.Com https://www.firstworldwar.com/battles/festubert.htm A History of War: http://www.historyofwar.org/articles/battles_festubert.html Remembrance Trails: http://www.remembrancetrails-northernfrance.com/history/battles/the-battle-of-festubert-15-27-may-1915.html Long Long Trails: https://www.longlongtrail.co.uk/battles/battles-of-the-western-front-in-france-and-flanders/the-battle-of-festubert/ Canadian War Museum: https://www.warmuseum.ca/firstworldwar/history/battles-and-fighting/land-battles/festubert/ History Hit: https://www.historyhit.com/what-actually-happened-at-the-battle-of-festubert/ … Continue reading

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1863-38 Brandy Station 9 June 1863

A small skirmish in the aftershocks of Vicksburg and Port Hudson. 1863 (Published 7/17/2022) TYSK WebsitesWebsite: https://youshouldknowthings.wordpress.com/Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/c/thingsyoushouldknowTwitter: https://twitter.com/ThingsYSK My Video Game Let’s Plays: A Girl’s War Room (Military War Game LPs): https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZxD7TBqM9aZ4RV0lkKctag A Girl’s Let’s Plays (all other LPs): … Continue reading

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1915-17 Battle of Aubers Ridge 09 May 1915

The infamous Shell Crisis of 1915 combined with British inability to learn while the Germans do just that. 1915 (Published 07/15/2022) Website: https://youshouldknowthings.wordpress.com/Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/c/thingsyoushouldknowTwitter: https://twitter.com/ThingsYSK My Video Game Let’s Plays: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZxD7TBqM9aZ4RV0lkKctag Research links: Internet Sources: Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Aubers First World War.Com https://www.firstworldwar.com/diaries/aterritorialinthesalient.htm The … Continue reading

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1863-37 Milliken’s Bend June 7 1863

A small skirmish in the aftershocks of Vicksburg and Port Hudson. 1863 (Published 6/26/2022) TYSK WebsitesWebsite: https://youshouldknowthings.wordpress.com/Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/c/thingsyoushouldknowTwitter: https://twitter.com/ThingsYSK My Video Game Let’s Plays: A Girl’s War Room (Military War Game LPs): https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZxD7TBqM9aZ4RV0lkKctag A Girl’s Let’s Plays (all other LPs): … Continue reading

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1915-16 Battle of Frezenberg 8-13 May 1915

1915-16 Battle of Frezenberg8-13 May 1915 Canadians once again showing how bad ass they are. 1915 (Published 07/01/2022) Website: https://youshouldknowthings.wordpress.com/Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/c/thingsyoushouldknowTwitter: https://twitter.com/ThingsYSK My Video Game Let’s Plays: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZxD7TBqM9aZ4RV0lkKctag Research links: Internet Sources: Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Second_Battle_of_Ypres#Battle_of_Frezenberg_(8–13_May) First World War .com: https://www.firstworldwar.com/battles/ypres2.htm Canadian Government Website:  … Continue reading

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1863-36 Siege of Port Hudson May 22–July 9 1863

Not with a bang, but a whimper to wind down the Siege of Port Hudson. 1863 (Published 6/26/2022) TYSK WebsitesWebsite: https://youshouldknowthings.wordpress.com/Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/c/thingsyoushouldknowTwitter: https://twitter.com/ThingsYSK My Video Game Let’s Plays: A Girl’s War Room (Military War Game LPs): https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZxD7TBqM9aZ4RV0lkKctag A Girl’s Let’s … Continue reading

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1915-15 Second Battle of Krithia 8-13 May 1915

1915-15 Second Battle of Krithia8 – 13 May 1915 Once again British Commander Aylmer Hunter-Weston wants a mountain with a beach view, well at least a very tall hill with a beach view. 1915 (Published 06/17/2022) Website: https://youshouldknowthings.wordpress.com/Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/c/thingsyoushouldknowTwitter: https://twitter.com/ThingsYSKContinue reading

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1863-35 Battle of Plains Store May 21 1863

A small fight in a prelude to the taking of Port Hudson. 1863 (Published 6/12/2022) TYSK WebsitesWebsite: https://youshouldknowthings.wordpress.com/Youtube: http://www.youtube.com/c/thingsyoushouldknowTwitter: https://twitter.com/ThingsYSK My Video Game Let’s Plays: A Girl’s War Room (Military War Game LPs): https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCZxD7TBqM9aZ4RV0lkKctag A Girl’s Let’s Plays (all other … Continue reading

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