U.S. Navy submarines assisted in the conduct of numerous covert raids during the Pacific War. More »
Cultures clashed as large numbers of American troops came into the South Pacific—specifically Brisbane, Australia—during World War II. More »
Herbert Goodrich piloted a Consolidated B-24 Liberator bomber with the 90th Bomb Group in the Southwest Pacific. More »
Led by the impetuous General Nathaniel Lyon, Union forces pursued retreating Confederates across southwestern Missouri in the summer of 1861. At Wilson’s Creek, Lyon caught up with the enemy on aptly named Bloody Hill.
In early 1942, a furious air-sea battle in the Solomons set the stage for Pacific Theater combat yet to come.