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25 Bombing Missions Over Europe

B-17 radioman Thomas Fitzpatrick helped drop bombs over enemy territory from Foggia, Italy. By Kevin M. Hymel “Bombs away!”referred to as out the bombardier of...

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Flight Out of Hell

By Steven D. Smith   Within the predawn darkness of Dobodura, New Guinea, 2nd Lt. William J. Smith of the U.S. Military Air Corps was roughly woke up by a...

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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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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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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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Bombs, Booze, and Broads

Albert W. Boam, a former B-24 navigator, recollects his coaching, bombing the Reich, getting shot down, and surviving months in a German POW camp. By Glenn...

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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...

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Joachim Benz on the Eastern Front

Throughout World Warfare II, Joachim Benz served on the Japanese Entrance in a Luftwaffe floor unit referred to as a area division. by Joachim Benz, as advised...