During the Greco-Italian War, Benito Mussolini’s fascist army hungered for an easy conquest in Greece, but got more than it bargained for. More »
The strange death of Fascist Italy’s Air Marshal Italo Balbo: accidental shootdown or political murder? More »
Captain Bruno Mussolini, the son of Italian Fascist strongman Benito Mussolini, lost his life in a plane crash on August 7, 1941. More »
When the Fascist Grand Council voted to dismiss Benito Mussolini from power in war-torn Italy, the former dictator faced an uncertain future. More »
Despite his daughter’s pleas, Mussolini ordered his own son-in-law, Count Galeazzo Ciano, executed by firing squad after his conviction for treason. More »
The world’s first Fascist dictator, Benito Mussolini’s (a.k.a. ‘Il Duce’) political philosophy evolved much during his lifetime. More »
As World War II turned against Hitler, he became desperate to develop weapons that might turn the tide. Some of the technologically advanced systems proved to be devastating.
From the Colmar to the Rhine, Sergeant Carl Erickson fought World War II as a tank driver with the 12th Armored Division.