Although lives were continuing to be lost, German resistance in northern Europe crumbled in the spring of 1945. More »
Rockets blazed their way into British battles of the early 19th century, but to little lasting effect. More »
A young Canadian soldier found himself in a feature film, Commandos Strike at Dawn, after joining the Army. More »
John Allen died leading his Kentucky militia at the Battle of Frenchtown during the War of 1812. More »
The heroism of officers and NCOs of the storied The Queen’s Own Rifles of Canada resulted in victory against a determined enemy. More »
The adventures of WWII fighter ace “Kid” Hofer presaged a somewhat mysterious death in combat. More »
From the Colmar to the Rhine, Sergeant Carl Erickson fought World War II as a tank driver with the 12th Armored Division.
Pressured to pry General Joseph E. Johnston from Kennesaw Mountain in June 1864, Maj. Gen. William T. Sherman suffered a bloody repulse.
During WWII, the unique civilian organization did much to boost the morale of soldiers at home and abroad.