‘Operation Deadstick’ was the codename for the British glider assault operation to capture two Normandy bridges, one of which was Pegasus Bridge. More »
The British PIAT (Projector Infantry Anti-Tank) gun was maligned, but effective against enemy armor. More »
WWII Quarterly Magazine Editor Flint Whitlock recalls his experiences visiting the beaches on the 70th Anniversary of the D-Day invasion. More »
Below is our list of current list of favorite military games. Have any you’d want to add? Let us know in the comments below! More »
The Industrial Age combined with American ingenuity to form special units during the Civil War. Horse artillery, sharpshooters, sappers, and miners were used for specialized duties during the war.
Led by the impetuous General Nathaniel Lyon, Union forces pursued retreating Confederates across southwestern Missouri in the summer of 1861. At Wilson’s Creek, Lyon caught up with the enemy on aptly named Bloody Hill.