Month: July 2015

The Assassination Of Reinhard Heydrich, The Butcher Of Prague

Reinhard Heydrich, the Butcher of Prague, was assassinated by Czech agents trained in Britain in…

Orde Wingate And His Chindits Pioneered Guerrilla Warfare

Eccentric Orde Wingate was a brilliant English tactician who molded elite guerrilla fighters known as…

The OSS: Assisting French Resistance In the Haute Savoie Region

The OSS supported the French Resistance by parachuting agents, including Marines, into the Haute Savoie…

Sterling Hayden, From Dr. Strangelove To The Godfather

Sterling Hayden played tough characters in films such as 'Dr. Strangelove' and 'The Godfather,' but…

The HMS Illustrious & Other Armored British Carriers Left Their Mark

HMS Illustrious and her sisters with armored decks in the British carrier fleet helped them…

The Eastern Front: Germany’s Futile Battle For Crimea

The Eastern Front exacted a terrible toll on the German Army and Hitler’s refusal to…

Game Features: Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon: Future Soldier—Arctic Strike

In Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Future Soldier—Arctic Strike, players will have access to massive multiplayer…

The Battle Of Buna: Costly For Both Allies and Japanese

The Battle of Buna during the defense of Australia in New Guinea saw both sides…

Winston Churchill And Franklin Roosevelt’s Arcadia Conference

Code-named Arcadia, the meeting between Prime Minister Winston Churchill and Franklin D. Roosevelt established a…

George Kenney’s Air Force During The Pacific War

General George C. Kenney utilized his gifts of innovation and keen eye for leadership to…