The battleship Texas, or more formally USS Texas (BB-35), was the 2nd overall ship in the history of the United
The Axis Powers were the countries that fought against the Allies in World War II. The alliance had its start
Since India had not yet obtained Independence from Great Britain, when the U.K. declared war on Germany in September of
Bombs, tanks, and guns were the primary weapons of World War II, but there were other, more elusive, forms of
The Battle of Tarawa occurred between November 20th and November 23rd, 1943 in the Pacific Theater of World War 2.
It is hard to imagine the movie and video game industry without the presence of World War II. The epic
The Battle of Corregidor was a very important part of the Japanese conquest of the Philippines because of its location
The USS North Carolina (BB-55) was the first of the North Carolina class of battleships in the United States Navy.
Franklin Roosevelt was the 32nd President of theUnited States of America. He has been the only President of the United
In the first half of the 20th century women in the U.S. Navy weren't very common. One of the rare
The German PzB 39 was a redesigned PzB 38 without most of the disadvantages of the PzB 38. It was a
The USS Long Island was originally commissioned as AVG-1, reclassified to ACV-1, and finally categorized as CVE-1 (Carrier Escort) and
The USS Missouri (BB-63) was the third ship of the United States Navy to be named in honor of the
The USS Boise was commissioned in 1938, and was amongst the last ships put the US Navy put into service
On 19 February 1942 the Japanese attacked the mainland of Australia for the first time consisting of two air raids
President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s speech or address to the United States Congress on December 8th, 1941 after the Japanese attacked
Matthew B. Ridgway was born on March 3, 1895 in Virginia, United States. He graduated from West Point in 1917
In 1931, Mukden a Chinese city was part of a conflict between China and Japan, the confrontation resulted in the
The HMS Cameron (I 05), was an ex- United States Destroyer (Ex USS Welles DD 257). It was laid down
Tora! is the quintessential model for a pseudo-documentary war movie, painstakingly attempting to chronicle the events (on both sides) leading
From landmark director John Ford comes the classic They Were Expendable, starring none other than John Wayne as Lt. "Rusty" Ryan.
Call me a sucker for some good old-fashioned old-time military aviation, but 1941's Dive Bomber is a superb and often overlooked gem
The Monuments Men (in case you were living in a cave for the last several months) is a fictionalized re-telling of