The American M26 Pershing heavy tank arrived too late to dramatically impact the course of World War II. More »
SS tanker Michael Wittmann became the most famous armor ace of World War II and died in the process. More »
A Soviet offensive in late 1943 gained ground but failed to eliminate German forces in the bend of the Dnieper River. More »
Audacious panzer ace Michael Wittmann and a force of heavy Tiger tanks destroyed a British armored column at this once peaceful Norman village. More »
The British defeat of Panzerarmee Africa at Alam El Halfa in 1942 was a turning point in the North African campaign. More »
The strategic bombing campaign against Germany contributed to the final victory during the war in Europe. More »
The defeat of the Afrika Korps at El Alamein initiated a long retreat and eventual surrender for Axis forces. More »
Near Cherkassy, on the bend of the Dniepr River, surrounded German troops fought for their lives during the winter of 1943-1944.
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.