For the crew and paratroopers in one C-47 during operation Market Garden, there were very different outcomes. More »
During furious fights over the Pacific, naval aviator Ted Crosby shot down five Japanese planes in one day. More »
Overshadowed by the hard winter fighting in Belgium, the battles in Alsace-Lorraine were no less brutal. More »
Even during the darkest days of the war, the morale-lifting business of sport went on in the United States, Britian, Germany, and elsewhere. More »
The naval combat that raged around the Philippines invasion was preceded by a game of reconnaisance, intelligence gathering, and planning. More »
During WWII, the unique civilian organization did much to boost the morale of soldiers at home and abroad.
Acclaimed General Lloyd Fredendall lost his command after the debacle at the Battle of the Kasserine Pass.
The surprise attack on Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, benefited from the firsthand observation of spies on Oahu.