The Schweinfurt–Regensburg Mission was an ambitious gamble taken by the U.S. Army Air Forces in an effort to cripple German military production. More »
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 »
Early in World War II, the infantry ‘Matilda’ tank added weight to the Commonwealth units in North Africa.
This unlikely alliance saved the besieged foreign legations at Peking in 1900 during the brutal Boxer Rebellion.
Mildred ‘Axis Sally’ Gillars taunted U.S. troops from a radio studio in Berlin, earning nearly universal animosity from her fellow Americans.