Category - Allies

Adolf Hitler Allies Axis Battle of Kursk BM-13 Katyusha Das Reich Eastern Front Erich von Manstein Friedrich W. von Mellenthin general heinz guderian General Wilhelm Keitel Grossdeutschland Panzergrenadier Division Gunther von Kluge Marshal Aleksander M. Vasilevsky Marshal Georgi Zhukov Michael Wittmann Movies Nazi Germany Oboian Operation Citadel Prokhorovka Red Army Soviet Union Waffen-SS wehrmacht WWII

Showdown at Prokhorovka and Oboian

The climactic tank battle of Kursk spelled the start of the top for the Wehrmacht in Russia. by Ludwig Heinrich Dyck With the German Sixth Military destroyed...

Adolf Hitler Allies Augustus Daymond Axis Blenheims Distinguished Flying Cross Eagle Squadron European Theater Fighter Ace Hawker Hurricane luftwaffe Messerschmitt Movies Royal Air Force Supermarine Spitfire William Dunn WWII

William R. Dunn: Eagle Squadron Pilot

American William R. Dunn was the primary Eagle Squadron pilot to shoot down a German plane in World Warfare II. by David Alan Johnson “I jammed the throttle...

Allies Anthony Blunt Axis Cold War Donald Maclean espionage F.B.I. Guy Burgess Harold Philby John Cairncross KGB Konstantin Volkov MI-5 Movies NKVD Secret Intelligence Service Soviet Cambridge Network Soviet Union Special Operations Executive (SOE) Volkov Affair WWII

WWII Spies: the Soviet Cambridge Network

In WWII, the espionage actions of the Cambridge spies resulted in a wealth of intelligence for the Soviets. by Peter Kross Within the trendy period, nearly all...

Allies Axis Battle of Salamanca british military history Burma Chindits Hawker Hurricane Indian National Army (INA) Japan Japanese Joseph "Vinegar Joe" Stilwell Movies Napoleon Bonaparte Peninsular Campaign Royal Air Force Supermarine Spitfire U.S. Army Air Corps William Slim Winston Churchill WWII

That Great Bitter Battle of Kohima

An understrength hodgepodge of British and Commonwealth troops held off a whole Japanese division through the Battle of Kohima. by Robert Barr Smith The 2...

Allies Axis Blitz Week Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress Eighth Air Force European Theater General Curtis LeMay Ira C. Eaker Lewis P. Lyle Movies Nazi Germany Pointblank Regensburg Schweinfurt U.S. Army Air Corps WWII

Daylight Bombing Gamble: The Schweinfurt–Regensburg Mission

The Schweinfurt–Regensburg Mission was an formidable gamble taken by the U.S. Military Air Forces in an effort to cripple German army manufacturing. by Richard...

Allies Australia Axis Burma China D-Day espionage European Theater John Singlaub memoir Movies Normandy Office of Strategic Services (OSS) Operation Jedburgh Operation Overlord Pacific Theater POW SAS The French Resistance William Casey WWII

The OSS and the Fourth Dimension of Warfare

John Singlaub served as a covert operative in Europe and the Pacific. Under is Bob Bergin’s interview with Singlaub, first revealed in 2008. by Bob...