Month: September 2015

Joachim Peiper Led His Troops To Safety During Battle Of the Bulge

SS Lt. Col. Joachim Peiper led his surrounded and depleted Kampfgruppe back to German lines…

Erwin Rommel Frustrated By French Foreign Legion At Bir Hacheim

German commander Erwin Rommel was pushing hard toward Cairo, but a remote desert outpost manned…

Operation Jericho Freed Resistance Fighters At Amiens Ahead Of D-Day

Operation Jericho, staged by daring British airmen, freed condemned French Resistance captives from the German…

Galeazzo Ciano’s Diary: The Inside Story of Mussolini’s Government

Hitler quashed the rescue of Count Galeazzo Ciano from Fascist execution, allowing the publication of…

Arctic Disaster – PQ 17 Arctic Convoy

A dance of guesswork and faulty intelligence lead to the greatest one-day allied PQ 17…

The Personal Accounts of Legendary Sergeant Alvin York

In Search of Sergeant Alvin York: The man, The myth, and the legend.

General Frederick Funston

The General Wilson had originally Selected to lead America in World War I was not…

HMS Cornwall

Restricted by Naval treaties, Britain turned in the 1920s and 1930s to cruisers, of which…

Bushwhackers, Jayhawks, and Red Legs: Missouri’s Guerrilla War

By the time the Civil War began, opposing forces in Bleeding Kansas and Missouri had…

The Battle of Kawanakajima

Takeda Shingen and Uesugi Kenshin laid intricate plans leading up to the Battle of Kawanakajima,…