The 1st SS Panzer Division fought for its life to escape the closing Falaise Pocket during the weeks after the D-day Invasion. More »
Like the Allied Sherman Tanks, Tiger Tanks and other German armored units were a benefit and an impediment during the Battle of the Bulge. More »
Years after the Battle of the Bulge and the infamous Melmedy Massacre, Joachim Peiper died under mysterious circumstances in Traves, France. More »
The Czech-designed Panzer 38(t) armored vehicle was used extensively by German panzer divisions. More »
The Red Army had saved Moscow, but a subsequent offensive near Kharkov and Izyum ended in disaster in the spring of 1942. More »
The Red Army’s T-34 battle tank helped upset Hitler’s designs for conquest on the Eastern Front. More »
Near Cherkassy, on the bend of the Dniepr River, surrounded German troops fought for their lives during the winter of 1943-1944.
When did World War I end? Ostensibly, it’s an easy question to answer. However, the end of the conflict was by no means absolute by the 1919 Treaty of Versailles. More »
Although armored warfare was still in its infancy, the British Mark IV was one of the more iconic WW1 tanks that were developed for the Great War. 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.