The Long Range Desert Group became legend while fighting a powerful enemy in an unforgiving climate. More »
The final days of the war in Europe showed both the brilliance and the vain glory of the American general. More »
The six-pounder was the first British antitank gun that could reliably pierce the armor of German panzers. More »
Early in World War II, the infantry ‘Matilda’ tank added weight to the Commonwealth units in North Africa. More »
Reeling from his defeat at El Alamein, German Field Marshal Erwin Rommel intended to toss the dice again at the Battle of Kasserine Pass. More »
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.
Elements of America’s 93rd Infantry Division (Colored) fought discrimination at home and captured the highest ranking Japanese officer in the Pacific.