Against long odds, the American 740th Tank Battalion stymied Kampfgruppe Peiper, the German spearhead at Stoumont during the Battle of the Bulge. More »
The Odds Were Stacked Against the Success of German Fallschirmjäger Paratrooper Operation Stösser, Launched During the Battle of the Bulge. More »
The Belgian village of Malmedy, near the site of an infamous massacre was successfully defended against German attacks during the great battle. More »
Like the Allied Sherman Tanks, Tiger Tanks and other German armored units were a benefit and an impediment during the Battle of the Bulge. More »
More so than other more visible factors, superior American logistics contributed to the reduction of the Battle of the Bulge. More »
In December 1944, a small radio code-breaking unit intercepted a message that should have tipped off the Allies to the Battle of the Bulge attack. More »
Years after the Battle of the Bulge and the infamous Melmedy Massacre, Joachim Peiper died under mysterious circumstances in Traves, France. More »
While awaiting orders in Langlire during the Battle of the Bulge, Private Harry Cruse took down a German fighter plane using only his .50 caliber machine gun. More »
There is much to see when touring the Battle of the Bulge, though 70 years on, some of it may be hard to find. More »
British tankers made a courageous, but ultimately futile, attempt to foil the German blitzkrieg in France on May 21, 1940.
With Richmond in flames behind them, Confederate President Jefferson Davis, his family, and high-ranking government officials began a desperate dash southward. Their ultimate destination was Mexico.