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Warfare History Network » Bloodbath in Aachen

The U.S. First Military confronted the daunting process in October 1944 of capturing the previous Imperial metropolis of Aachen. The Germans have been decided...

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Homefront B-29 Production

B-29s inbuilt Georgia helped the USA win the struggle with Japan. By Joe Kirby When Maj. Gen. Curtis Lemay, the hard-driving commander of the Twentieth U.S...

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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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Rampage on the River

In August 1944, the Allies adopted up the huge Normandy Invasion with one other in southern France referred to as Operation Dragoon. By Glenn Barnette and...

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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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Every man an Emperor

The First Canadian Parachute Battalion jumps to victory on D-Day June 6, 1944. By Patrick J. Chaisson Sergeant William R. Kelly crashed via the treetops...

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Saga of the Eggbeater

Igor Sikorsky demonstrated the practicality of the helicopter to the U.S. Military in 1940. By Mark Albertson On September 14, 1939, Igor Sikorsky attained...

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From Omaha Beach to Victory

Though injured 3 times, Personal First Class Ralph Puhalovich served within the Massive Purple One from Normandy to Czechoslovakia. By Ralph and Mark...

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Last Stand in Leipzig, 1945

After Basic Dwight D. Eisenhower determined towards advancing on Berlin, American troops captured Leipzig, Germany’s fifth largest metropolis. By Michael E...

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Battle of Berlin: Third Reich Death Knell

The autumn of Berlin signaled the top of Nazi Germany and its reign of terror in occupied Europe. By David H. Lippman It started with what a German colonel...