Expatriated Russians and others who fought to liberate their homeland during World War II were summarily executed when the war was over. More »
Both the Soviet Red Army and German Army Group North suffered heavy casualties during winter fighting in 1943-1944. More »
An initially promising Soviet offensive during the winter of 1942 ultimately led to the destruction of the 2nd Shock Army. More »
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.
Elements of America’s 93rd Infantry Division (Colored) fought discrimination at home and captured the highest ranking Japanese officer in the Pacific.