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Category Archives: Pigeons

Pigeons, bred and trained by the United States Army Signal Corps, have written their own chapter in American history since their initial flights in the Dakota Territory in 1878. They were assigned important roles in our national crises, including both World Wars and the Korean Conflict.

  1. COL Clifford A. Poutre February 19, 2015

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  2. Apex – Distinguished Pigeon December 19, 2013

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  3. Atlas Shrugged November 7, 2013

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  4. Captain Fulton: Distinguished Pigeon September 26, 2013

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  5. Hero Pigeon: Cher Ami September 12, 2013

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  6. Pigeon Droppings August 15, 2013

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  7. GI Joe – the pigeon, not the cartoon July 18, 2013

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  8. Lady Karen – Distinguished Pigeon July 4, 2013

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  9. Pigeons Make 189 Mile Flight June 20, 2013

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  10. Leaping Lena – Distinguished Pigeon June 6, 2013

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  11. The Case of the Missing Bird Bath May 19, 2013

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  12. Memorable Pigeons of WWII May 9, 2013

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  13. Mocker – Distinguished Pigeon April 25, 2013

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  14. President Wilson, the Pigeon April 11, 2013

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  15. Spike February 28, 2013

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  16. Pro Patria February 21, 2013

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  17. Flipper February 14, 2013

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  18. Anzio Boy February 7, 2013

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  19. Distinguished Pigeon: Yank January 24, 2013

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  20. Always Faithful January 17, 2013

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  21. Parachuting Paratrooping Pigeons January 10, 2013

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  22. Signal Corps Pigeon Program January 3, 2013

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  23. Geronimo: Distinguished Signal Corps Pigeon February 29, 2012

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  24. Eureka: Distinguished Signal Corps Pigeon February 21, 2012

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  25. Caesar – Distinguished Signal Corps Pigeon January 2, 2012

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