Pat Christenson served with the legendary “Band of Brothers”— Company E, 506th PIR, 101st Airborne Division—from beginning to end. More »
Like the Allied Sherman Tanks, Tiger Tanks and other German armored units were a benefit and an impediment during the Battle of the Bulge. More »
Lieutenant Colonel John Hanlon repaid the kindness of the people of the embattled Belgian town. More »
American mechanized cavalrymen fought a textbook delaying action against the German Nordwind offensive during the winter of 1944. More »
The German conquest and occupation of Belgium during World War II is a dark chapter in the history of the nation. More »
The Roer River dams of western Germany posed serious threat to projected Allied operations into the enemy’s industrial region. More »
Years after the Battle of the Bulge and the infamous Melmedy Massacre, Joachim Peiper died under mysterious circumstances in Traves, France. More »
Acclaimed General Lloyd Fredendall lost his command after the debacle at the Battle of the Kasserine Pass.
The surprise attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, benefited from the firsthand observation of spies on Oahu.
Elements of America’s 93rd Infantry Division (Colored) fought discrimination at home and captured the highest ranking Japanese officer in the Pacific.