When Turkish Sultan Suleyman the Magnificent launched a brutal siege, all Christendom teetered on the brink. More »
The Hospitallers and other great military-religious orders of the Crusade bred fierce religious soldiers. More »
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.
The African Americans of the 54th Massachusetts stood up to the guns of Charleston’s Fort Wagner in a bloody assault in 1863. In so doing, they proved themselves worthy Union soldiers.