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Warfare History Network » USS Franklin and Father O’Callahan

Aboard the united statesFranklin, Father O’Callahan offered consolation and braveness throughout her darkest hour. by Michael D. Hull On March three, 1945, the...

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Crimes of the Kempeitai in Shanghai

Shanghai’s notorious Bridge Home Lodge was a spot of torture and demise for untold numbers of Chinese language and Allied prisoners. By Eric Niderost By the...

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LIFE Photographer Ralph Morse’s War

LIFE journal warfare correspondent and photojournalist Ralph Morse captured a few of the conflict’s most iconic moments on movie. By Susan Zimmerman In an age...

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The Stunning Combat Record of the Douglas SBD Dauntless

The pilots of the Douglas SBD Dauntless dive bomber modified the course of World Conflict II within the Pacific. By Martin Okay.A. Morgan On August 7, 1942...

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Fog of War in the Aleutians

The media and public opinion influenced the conduct of the preventing within the Northern Pacific, amid a shroud of secrecy and restricted info. By Colonel...