Category - Axis

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The Waffen-SS: Evolution of Armed Evil

The Waffen-SS developed because the army arm of Hitler’s personal Nazi military. By Allyn Vannoy In 1933 a portion of the Nazi Celebration’s Schutzstaffel (SS)...

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Captured! Belgium’s Mighty Fort Eben-Emael

How did the World’s first gliderborne assault seize the world’s strongest fortress? By Roy Stevenson At four:25am within the predawn darkness of Might...

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General Alvan Gillem’s Invasion of Germany

Basic Alvan C. Gillem led the hard-charging XIII Corps throughout the Rhine into the guts of Nazi Germany. By Chris J. Hartley America had not but entered...

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Four Marines on the “Green Hell” of Guadalcanal

Marine Corps fight veterans relive the damaging and lethal work in a number of the struggle’s hardest preventing. By Adam Makos & Marcus Brotherton On...

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The Story of Joe’s Jokers

Led by Medal of Honor recipient Joe Foss, VMF-115 compiled an impressive fight document. By Allyn Vannoy “As a returning flight of Marine SBDs, dive bombers...

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Preview Of the Cold War

Throughout Operation Frantic on the Japanese Entrance, American bombers used Soviet bases for shuttle runs towards the Axis targets. by Wil Deac Early on the...

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Incident on the Yangtze

The U.S. Navy gunboat Panay was sunk by Japanese plane on the good Chinese language river, pushing the 2 nations nearer to warfare. By Michael D. Hull Whereas...

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Tragic Surrender

The day after Pearl Harbor, a big Japanese pressure descended on the British army at Singapore and gave Britain its most humiliating defeat. By Mark Simmons On...

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Battle for Tolvarjarvi

A pivotal engagement through the bitter Winter Struggle between the Soviet Union and Finland had far reaching penalties. By David H. Lippman From Leningrad to...