“Mad” Jack Churchill was one of that rare breed for whom war is their element. Few others have led such a successful—or fantastic—military career. More »
The Japanese armed forces issued Arisaka rifles in great numbers before and during World War II. More »
Brigadier Bernard Fergusson took part in several hazardous operations in the China-Burma-India- Theater. More »
Outnumbered Japanese troops, executing a bold campaign, captured the great fortress city of Singapore in 73 days. More »
Hollywood director John Ford brought unique fallen to the film interpretation of World War II. More »
The Allied effort to supply the forces in Asia via ‘The Hump’ over the Himalayas was a monumental task. More »
Likely more than any other factors, the events surrounding the summer of 1942 doomed the expansion of Imperial Japan. More »
During WWII, the unique civilian organization did much to boost the morale of soldiers at home and abroad.
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.