General George C. Kenney utilized his gifts of innovation and keen eye for leadership to great success during the Pacific War. More »
The Lockheed P-38 Lightning was a Mainstay of U.S. Fighter Squadrons in Europe and the South Pacific. More »
Two captured Japanese Mitsubishi Zero fighters helped unravel the mystery of the plane’s apparent invincibility. More »
British tankers made a courageous, but ultimately futile, attempt to foil the German blitzkrieg in France on May 21, 1940.
With Richmond in flames behind them, Confederate President Jefferson Davis, his family, and high-ranking government officials began a desperate dash southward. Their ultimate destination was Mexico.