The S mine (also known as Bouncing Betty or the Splittermine in German) was one of the most lethal versions
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When studying World War 2, a common question is what precisely each army group or unit name means. This question
Harry S. Truman was the 33rd President of the United States of America. He became President of the United States
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In June of 1940, the German army, the Wehrmacht, occupied Paris, France. The prime minister of France at the time,
The Battle of Corregidor was a very important part of the Japanese conquest of the Philippines because of its location
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The USS Long Island was originally commissioned as AVG-1, reclassified to ACV-1, and finally categorized as CVE-1 (Carrier Escort) and
When I originally reviewed The Big Red One, the original version, I found it to be lacking something in many respects.
There are your standard-issue war movies. And then there are epic masterpieces such as Saving Private Ryan which should be
Saints and Soldiers is by far the best war movie I've never heard of before. Yes, it really is that good.
On December 7th, 1941 at 0755 local time, the Japanese commenced the attack on Pearl Harbor. The Imperial Navy forces
The Battle of Coral Sea occurred on May 4-8, 1942 in the Pacific Theater of World War 2. The naval
If you want to know about the US involvement in the Pacific during World War II, then this series, "Crusade
Tora! is the quintessential model for a pseudo-documentary war movie, painstakingly attempting to chronicle the events (on both sides) leading
In the campaigns of 1943 and 1944 the Allies captured a number of islands which included the Marshall Islands, the
World War 2 was the deadliest conflict to occur in human history resulting in between 50 to 70 million fatalities
Pointe du Hoc is a cliff top on the coast of Normandy in France. It is located on the west
Henry A. Wallace was born on 7th October, 1888 in Adair County, Iowa. After finishing his studies at Iowa State
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The U-99 was a German Type VIIB U-Boat that saw service in the Nazi German Kriegsmarine during World War 2.
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In December of 1940, Adolf Hitler issued Operation Barbarossa, a plan that was under development since July 1940. The core