Month: February 2015

  • WWII

Important Women in World War 2: Women’s Auxiliary Units

As Nurses, Reservists and Corpsmen, those who served in the new female auxiliary units became…

  • Military Games

Game Features: Do Games Mislead Us About History?

As military games continue to grow in scope and detail, does their portrayal of history…

  • WWII

A Hard Mutt’s Life: “Military Dogs” in World War II

Below, the fox terrier 'Salvo' prepares for a drop over England. Military dogs played a…

  • Military History

The Korean War: Invasion to Armistice

The Korean War began in June 1950, when Communist North Korean forces invaded South Korea.…

  • Books

Military Book Reviews: WWII Propaganda to Christmas in the Korean War

Christopher Miskimon shares with us book releases that cover military comics, Christmas letters from the…

  • Civil War

Victory Slipped Through Confederate Fingers at the Battle of Pea Ridge

Learn what went wrong for the Confederates on March 7-8, 1862, by visiting the Battle…

  • Military History

The House of Plantagenet & The War of the Roses

The House of Lancaster defeated the House of York—both branches of the House of Plantagenet—during…

  • Military Games

Game Features: Sid Meier’s Ace Patrol: Pacific Skies

It's back to the skies again, guns blazing, with the follow-up to Sid Meier's Ace…

  • Civil War

The Worst Leaders in History: John Chivington

For his part in the Sand Creek Massacre and his lust for power, John Chivington…

  • Civil War

The Battle of Spotsylvania & The Wilderness Show Grant’s Determination

Robert E. Lee’s attack in the Battle of the Wilderness caught Ulysses S. Grant by…