The Battle of Athens, Tennessee in 1946 A reminder from our history of the importance of our Second Amendment right to keep and bear arms ~ Never let the government take it from us under the guise of "Gun Control!" Battle of Athens: True Story - US Town Draws Guns on Government Tyranny More info here:The Battle of Athens, 2 AUGUST 1946 http://www.constitution.org/mil/tn/batathen.htm
The Battle of Plataea The last battle in which Persia took over many Greek places. When Persia offered Athens a treaty to stop the Persian invasion, Athens declined it and instead, attacked. Out of the 300,000 Persian soldiers who entered this battle, only 43,000 survived. Greece only took casualties of about 1,000.
McMinn County War, Athens, Tennessee, August 1946 The McMinn County War, also called the Battle of Athens, was the name given to an outbreak of violence as returning GIs from World War II clashed with entrenched political interests in order to deliver the county from a corrupt system.