After they had beaten Italy and German in North Africa, the Allies planned their next step, the invasion of occupied
World War 2 saw a large number of battles fought across much of the globe. Major battles occurred between the
The Battle of El Alamein (second battle), was one of the most decisive victories in WWII. It was fought between
December 7 1941 is a day that will forever live in infamy. On this date, the Imperial Japanese Navy conducted
On September 18, 1931 an explosion destroyed some railroad tracks near Mukden, a Chinese city. The railroad was owned and
The Battle of Bastogne was a battle between American and German forces at the town of Bastogne in Belgium from
Operation Battleaxe was a British operation during WWII against the German and Italian forces in Cyrenaica, Libya. The objective of
The Battle of Coral Sea occurred on May 4-8, 1942 in the Pacific Theater of World War 2. The naval
The evacuation of Dunkirk, also known by the British code name Operation Dynamo, occurred between May 26th and June 3rd
After the Allies invaded Italy in 1943 they came at a halt at the Gustav Line at Cassino. Once they
When I was asked to do a guest spot for WorldWar2 Facts, I wondered what people would want to hear
The Battle of Iwo Jima was fought between the United States and Japan between February 19th and March 26th 1945.
No matter how you look at it the Battle of Leyte Gulf is one, if not THE greatest naval battles in the
In November 1943 as part of Operation Torch, Allied troops landed in Algeria and Morocco. Together with Montgomery's victory at
Who Attacked the Great Wall of China? The Defense of the Great Wall was a series of battles between the
After their victory at Midway in 1942, the Allies chose Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands as their next target. Guadalcanal is located
The Battle of Crete started on 20 May 1941 when Germany launched an airborne attack on the island of Crete.
The fall of Singapore is, even today considered one of the biggest defeats of the British Army and it is
The Battle of Normandy refers to the Invasion of Normandy by Allied Forces in Normandy, France during World War 2
The Battle of Berlin occurred from April 16th to May 2nd, 1945 and served as the major concluding battle of
The Battle of Tarawa occurred between November 20th and November 23rd, 1943 in the Pacific Theater of World War 2.
The Battle of Corregidor was a very important part of the Japanese conquest of the Philippines because of its location
On 19 February 1942 the Japanese attacked the mainland of Australia for the first time consisting of two air raids