Allied intelligence personnel, including Americans, at secret locations in Britian helped win the war against Nazi Germany and Imperial Japan. More »
In WWII, the espionage activities of the Cambridge spies resulted in a wealth of intelligence for the Soviets. More »
The British Prosper spy network was destroyed, but the British themselves may have facilitated the tragedy to conceal plans for the D-Day invasion. More »
Petty thief, con artist, and burglar Eddie Chapman played both sides as “Fritzchen” and “Agent Zigzag.” More »
In 1938, Ewald von Kleist-Schmenzin undertook a secret prewar mission to Great Britain. At stake: another world war and the lives of millions. More »
Russian Sidney Reilly spoke seven languages, spied for the British, and inspired Ian Fleming’s famous fictional spy, James Bond. More »
From the Colmar to the Rhine, Sergeant Carl Erickson fought World War II as a tank driver with the 12th Armored Division.
Pressured to pry General Joseph E. Johnston from Kennesaw Mountain in June 1864, Maj. Gen. William T. Sherman suffered a bloody repulse.
During WWII, the unique civilian organization did much to boost the morale of soldiers at home and abroad.