The Battle of the Philippine Sea was a result of the American invasion of Saipan, the Japanese saw it as
After their victory at Midway in 1942, the Allies chose Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands as their next target. Guadalcanal is located
Operation Paperclip was the codename of a secret recruitment of German scientists to the United States after the end of
After the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, US President Franklin D. Roosevelt wanted to strike back as soon as possible.
During World War II there were two main battlefields, the first was of course in Europe against Italy, Nazi Germany
The Battle of Midway occurred between June 4th and June 7th, 1942 approximately six months after the surprise attack by
On 19 February 1942 the Japanese attacked the mainland of Australia for the first time consisting of two air raids
December 7 1941 is a day that will forever live in infamy. On this date, the Imperial Japanese Navy conducted
The Battle of Peleliu occurred between September and November of 1944 on the island of Peleliu . The battle was
The Battle of Tarawa occurred between November 20th and November 23rd, 1943 in the Pacific Theater of World War 2.
The Battle of Midway is considered by many to be the most important naval battle of the Pacific Campaign during
The Battle of the Bulge was a surprise German offensive that took place between Trier and Monschau in late 1944
The Battle of Iwo Jima was fought between the United States and Japan between February 19th and March 26th 1945.
On September 18, 1931 an explosion destroyed some railroad tracks near Mukden, a Chinese city. The railroad was owned and
Operation Market Garden was an Allied operation during the Second World War that lasted from the 17th to the 25th
After they had beaten Italy and German in North Africa, the Allies planned their next step, the invasion of occupied
When I was asked to do a guest spot for WorldWar2 Facts, I wondered what people would want to hear
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
The Battle of Crete started on 20 May 1941 when Germany launched an airborne attack on the island of Crete.
The Allies had come to a halt in their advance towards Rome, 100 miles on the south of Rome at