Category - Blitzkrieg

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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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Belgrade Blitz

German forces overran Yugoslavia quickly within the Spring of 1941. By John W. Osborn, Jr. It was probably the most thrilling scene Related Press correspondent...

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The Mystery of the Amber Room

One of many biggest artwork treasures of Imperial Russia disappeared with the Nazis and has but to be discovered. By Chuck Lyons In September 1941, in the...

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Breakthrough at Sedan

The German idea of cellular warfare was conclusively confirmed when the Wehrmacht breached the French defenses at Sedan in Might 1940. By Christopher Miskimon...

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Baptism of Fire: The SS in Poland

Hitler’s elite bodyguard and different SS models have been reworked through the Polish marketing campaign into actual preventing males and have become...

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Rommel’s Ghost Division

The seventh Panzer Division roared throughout France in the course of the spring of 1940. By Dr. Michael Rinella The appointment of Erwin Rommel as commander...

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Heinz Guderian: Author of the Blitzkrieg

Basic Heinz Guderian led German armored formations and fell out and in of favor with Hitler. by Phil Zimmer Hitler was enraged as he stalked his means across...