Category - European Theater

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Overrunning Norway

In April 1940, the Nazi blitzkrieg slammed into Germany’s northern neighbor regardless of British efforts to rescue the state of affairs. By Mark Simmons “U-64...

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Deadly Duel for an Italian Mountain

America’s elite 1st Particular Service Pressure gained eternal fame in its first fight mission by storming Monte La Difensa in Italy and overwhelming the...

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U.S. Military Generals in World War II

Comparatively few U.S. generals misplaced their lives in World Warfare II. by Thomas R. Cagley Common George S. Patton, Jr., as soon as stated, “A military is...

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General George S. Patton, Jr.: Death & Final Days

Following his marketing campaign in Western Europe, George S. Patton had problem adjusting to peacetime and was fatally injured in an vehicle accident. by Main...

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Second D-Day in Southern France

Operation Anvil-Dragoon put Allied troops ashore on the Mediterranean coast. By David H. Lippman Winston Churchill was towards it. So was Lt. Gen. Mark W...

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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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The Glider Pilots of Operation Varsity

The Allied glider pilots and glider squaddies who took half in Operation Varsity, the conflict’s largest single-day airborne assault, flew into hell …...

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The USAAF’s Greatest P-51 Ace

Main George Preddy turned the main P-51 Mustang fighter ace within the European Theater. by Kelly Bell Darwin, Australia, was scorching regardless that it was...