After Allied Airmen were shot down in Nazi occupied France, they were aided in escape via a network of underground operatives. More »
Rejected by the Navy, Benjamin ‘Benny’ Foulois ultimately went on to become the father of modern American air power. More »
The B-25 Billy Mitchell Bomber served Allied forces from the beginning of the war to the very end. More »
During World War II, Allied fighter strategy in Europe did not come up with a winning formula for a long time in the battle for air supremacy. More »
During Operation Frantic on the Eastern Front, American bombers used Soviet bases for shuttle runs against the Axis targets. More »
The WWII Bombers used during Operation Frantic in 1944 gave vital assistance to the Soviets battling on the Eastern Front. More »
A B-17 crew of the 390th Bomb Group endured a harrowing gauntlet of German defenses during a November 30, 1944, mission over Merseburg. More »
Although the bow and javelin are more famous ancient weapons, the sling was just as important to the skirmishers of old.
There are already some similarities between today’s refugee crisis and Nazi persecution in the 1930s. But how similar, only time will tell.
The remains of the missing from the USS Oklahoma are still being identified. Read about the most recent findings below.