Category - Royal Air Force

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Tragic Surrender

The day after Pearl Harbor, a big Japanese pressure descended on the British army at Singapore and gave Britain its most humiliating defeat. By Mark Simmons On...

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Waves of Murderous Assault

The Battle of Britain in mid-1940 resulted in a British victory and a key setback for the Nazi conflict machine. By Phil Zimmer Gerald “Zulu” Lewis peered from...

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The Mystery of the Amber Room

One of many biggest artwork treasures of Imperial Russia disappeared with the Nazis and has but to be discovered. By Chuck Lyons In September 1941, in the...

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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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Saga of the Eggbeater

Igor Sikorsky demonstrated the practicality of the helicopter to the U.S. Military in 1940. By Mark Albertson On September 14, 1939, Igor Sikorsky attained...

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Marine Stand on Guadalcanal

Through the Battle of the Tenaru, U.S. Marines annihilated a detachment of elite Japanese troops. By David Alan Johnson At about 2:30 on the morning of August...

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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 Bombing of Rabaul in November 1943

In the course of the Bombing of Rabaul, the Fifth Air Pressure mounted a concerted marketing campaign to render the Japanese bastion within the South Pacific...