Sergeant John Parks of the 4th Armored Division personified the hardships endured by the fighting men in World War II. More »
‘Operation Deadstick’ was the codename for the British glider assault operation to capture two Normandy bridges, one of which was Pegasus Bridge. More »
Teddy Roosevelt Jr. suffered health problems throughout the entire war, and died shortly after the D-Day Invasion. More »
Following a surprise attack by German E-boats, Operation Tiger, a D-Day training exercise, ended with the deaths of approximately 700 U.S. soldiers. More »
In April 1944, Exercise Tiger proved to be a grisly rehearsal for the D-Day Invasion less than two months later. More »
A Veteran of D-Day, the Huertgen Forest, and the Bulge, Medal of Honor recipient Fighting George Mabry was a tough little hero of WWII. More »
There is much to see when touring the Battle of the Bulge, though 70 years on, some of it may be hard to find. More »
In early 1942, a furious air-sea battle in the Solomons set the stage for Pacific Theater combat yet to come.
The Luftwaffe sent the Me-262 jet fighter aloft in the final months of World War II in a vain effort to challenge Allied air superiority.
Sergeant Red Erwin’s courage in a burning B-29 over Japan saved the lives of his crewmen and earned him the Medal of Honor.