The Brazilian Expeditionary Force, South America’s only force to fight in World War II, contributed greatly to the Allied victory in Italy.

Geoffrey Keyes

The Brazilian Expeditionary Force Invades Italy

By Nathan N. Prefer

The term “United Nations” was in large part derived from the large number of nations that joined in common cause between 1939 and 1945 to defeat the Axis powers of Germany, Japan, and Italy during World War II. Read more

An attempt to capture of kill the Desert Fox failed but the effort made a hero of Geoffrey Keyes.

Geoffrey Keyes

Raid on Rommel

By John Brown

By early April 1941, Lt. Gen. Erwin Rommel’s German Afrika Korps, combined with Italian units, had cleared the British from Libya except for the seaport of Tobruk. Read more