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Overrunning Norway

In April 1940, the Nazi blitzkrieg slammed into Germany’s northern neighbor regardless of British efforts to rescue the state of affairs. By Mark Simmons “U-64...

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Second D-Day in Southern France

Operation Anvil-Dragoon put Allied troops ashore on the Mediterranean coast. By David H. Lippman Winston Churchill was towards it. So was Lt. Gen. Mark W...

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Rampage on the River

In August 1944, the Allies adopted up the huge Normandy Invasion with one other in southern France referred to as Operation Dragoon. By Glenn Barnette and...

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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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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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General Percy Hobart: Britain’s Genius Tanker

Percy Hobart went from pressured retirement to being acclaimed as a hero. By Jon Diamond A military that shall be poised for victory requires élan, army mind...

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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...