Category - Waffen-SS

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The Waffen-SS: Evolution of Armed Evil

The Waffen-SS developed because the army arm of Hitler’s personal Nazi military. By Allyn Vannoy In 1933 a portion of the Nazi Celebration’s Schutzstaffel (SS)...

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Baptism of Fire: The SS in Poland

Hitler’s elite bodyguard and different SS models have been reworked through the Polish marketing campaign into actual preventing males and have become...

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Sports During World War II

Even in the course of the darkest days of the conflict, the morale-lifting enterprise of sport went on in america, Britian, Germany, and elsewhere. by Flint...

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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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Heinz Guderian: Author of the Blitzkrieg

Basic Heinz Guderian led German armored formations and fell out and in of favor with Hitler. by Phil Zimmer Hitler was enraged as he stalked his means across...

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Showdown at Prokhorovka and Oboian

The climactic tank battle of Kursk spelled the start of the top for the Wehrmacht in Russia. by Ludwig Heinrich Dyck With the German Sixth Military destroyed...

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Warfare History Network » Arnhem’s Other Urquhart

By Jon Diamond The Hollywood army movie devotee will keep in mind the start of the epic, A Bridge Too Far, when a younger British airborne officer named Fuller...