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 »
Elements of America’s 93rd Infantry Division (Colored) fought discrimination at home and captured the highest ranking Japanese officer in the Pacific.
Geronimo was a ruthless Apache warrior whose methods bedeviled the U.S. cavalry and frustrated many of his people.
Audacious panzer ace Michael Wittmann and a force of heavy Tiger tanks destroyed a British armored column at this once peaceful Norman village.