Thousands of Koreans were forced to serve in the Japanese Army or provide labor during World War II. More »
In the autumn of 1944, U.S. forces fought the costly and questionable Battle of Peleliu. Read on to learn more about this controversial engagement. More »
Lt. Col. Harold E. Raugh, Jr. shares with us his military book reviews for the June 2005 issue of Military Heritage Magazine. More »
On the eve of the Battle of Peleliu, the Marines were told it would be “very tough but very short.” Unfortunately, it would prove to be one of the bloodiest and most neglected battles of the Pacific War. More »
The Luftwaffe sent the Me-262 jet fighter aloft in the final months of World War II in a vain effort to challenge Allied air superiority.
Sergeant Red Erwin’s courage in a burning B-29 over Japan saved the lives of his crewmen and earned him the Medal of Honor.
The African Americans of the 54th Massachusetts stood up to the guns of Charleston’s Fort Wagner in a bloody assault in 1863. In so doing, they proved themselves worthy Union soldiers.