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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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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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Flying the P-38 Lightning… and Almost Everything Else

How a couple of minutes of heroism over Aachen earned Jim Kunkle his Distinguished Service Cross. By Robert F. Dorr and Fred L. Borch Jim Kunkle lived his...