The Battle for the French port city of Cherbourg and the Contentin peninsula was a lengthy affair. More »
The U.S. 29th infantry division fought its way ashore in Normandy on the bloodiest of D-Day beaches. More »
The U.S. Navy engaged in a shooting war with the Kriesmarine before official U.S. entry into World War II. 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.