The hilltop compound near Weimar was one of the Nazis’ most notorious WWII concentration camps until its liberation on April 11, 1945. More »
Leon Degrelle was the most famous foreign volunteer in the German Army. So was he a traitor, or a hero? More »
At Treblinka and Sobibor, prisoners doomed to death struck against their SS and Ukrainian oppressors. More »
Jud Suss was a despicable propaganda film that hastened the Nazi genocide against European Jewry. More »
There are already some similarities between today’s refugee crisis and Nazi persecution in the 1930s. But how similar, only time will tell. More »
Sergeant Anton Schmid gave his life providing aid to the Jews of Vilnius. Read all about his story below. More »
The gold train incident was one of several involving riches plundered by the Nazi regime from their victims across Europe. More »
The Nazi Einsatzgruppen began the World War II’s most closely guarded operation: the annihilation of the Jews. More »
In early 1942, a furious air-sea battle in the Solomons set the stage for Pacific Theater combat yet to come.
The Luftwaffe sent the Me-262 jet fighter aloft in the final months of World War II in a vain effort to challenge Allied air superiority.
Sergeant Red Erwin’s courage in a burning B-29 over Japan saved the lives of his crewmen and earned him the Medal of Honor.