Category - memoir

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Four Marines on the “Green Hell” of Guadalcanal

Marine Corps fight veterans relive the damaging and lethal work in a number of the struggle’s hardest preventing. By Adam Makos & Marcus Brotherton On...

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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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Drama at the Klondike Aid Station

Father Francis L. Sampson risked his life to save lots of others in Normandy and was really helpful for the Medal of Honor. By Invoice Warnock Shellfire rocked...

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Joachim Peiper’s Blitz For the Meuse

SS fanatic Joachim Peiper led Hitler’s determined spearhead through the Battle of the Bulge. By Josh Quackenbush In the course of the Battle of the Bulge, the...

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The Story of Lud Labutka

Trooper Lud Labutka of the 502nd Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division, fought his approach via Normandy, Holland, and the Battle of the Bulge...

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LIFE Photographer Ralph Morse’s War

LIFE journal warfare correspondent and photojournalist Ralph Morse captured a few of the conflict’s most iconic moments on movie. By Susan Zimmerman In an age...

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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...