General Omar Bradley proved a capable subordinate to Dwight D. Eisenhower, the Allied supreme commander in Europe. More »
Michael J. Dal received the Medal of Honor for action during the overlooked campaign in the Colmar pocket in early 1945. More »
American railroad workers in specially formed units labored to keep men and matériel rolling forward after D-Day. More »
The great American novelist Ernest Hemingway spent time with the 4th Infantry Division in Europe. More »
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.
Elements of America’s 93rd Infantry Division (Colored) fought discrimination at home and captured the highest ranking Japanese officer in the Pacific.