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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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Rommel’s Ghost Division

The seventh Panzer Division roared throughout France in the course of the spring of 1940. By Dr. Michael Rinella The appointment of Erwin Rommel as commander...

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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...

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Secret Agent Man

Petty thief, con artist, and burglar Eddie Chapman performed each side as “Fritzchen” and “Agent Zigzag.” He even acquired the Iron Cross from the German...

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Infamous Mass Murderer

Rudolph Hoess, commandant of Auschwitz, went to the gallows for his warfare crimes. By Richard Rule At 10 am on Wednesday April 16, 1947, the previous...