Commanded by General William “Texas Bill” Simpson, the U.S. Ninth Army fought its way across Europe. More »
Courage and selflessness saved fellow airmen during and Eight Air Force mission to Bremen and later on a run to Berlin. 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.