Category - Franklin D. Roosevelt

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Controversial Ambassador to Great Britain

America’s controversial ambassador to Nice Britain, and father of a future U.S. president, needed to maintain America out of the conflict with Nazi Germany. By...

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The Yorktown Diary of Ed Reynolds

A son finds his late father’s diary that particulars warfare at sea aboard a legendary plane service. By Pat Reynolds Suppose you discovered a magic door that...

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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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An American Invasion in New Zealand

U.S. Marines coaching in New Zealand for Pacific amphibious operations developed a singular and enduring bond with their gracious hosts. By Bruce M. Petty...

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Wilbur Bowers’ Air War Over Europe

Wilbur “Bib” Bowers flew bombing missions with the eight air drive and witnessed aerial fight and different vital occasions firsthand. By Richard A. Beranty...

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Wingate’s Operation Thursday: Genius or Ineffectual?

Brigadier Orde Wingate’s Operation Thursday led to success however spawned controversy. By Jon Diamon The curiosity in Brigadier Orde Wingate, founder and...

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From Private to Colonel

Legendary actor Jimmy Stewart piloted a bomber over Germany and retired after a prolonged army profession. By Sam McGowan Jimmy Stewart is arguably the one...