Category - WWII

Allies Athens War Museum Axis Benito Mussolini Cold War First Balkan War Greco-Italian War Greece greek military history Military History Military Museums Movies Nazi Germany Nikolaos Plastiras Second Balkan War World War I WWII

The Athens War Museum

A singular chronicle of Greece’s lengthy and proud army historical past from the classical age to trendy occasions. By Peter Suciu Whereas not a serious army...

Adolf Hitler Albert Kesselring Allies Ardennes Offensive Axis Bernard Montgomery british military history Dwight D. Eisenhower European Theater Harry Crerar luftwaffe Movies Nazi Germany Operation Plunder Rhine River Ruhr Valley U.S. Navy William Simpson Winston Churchill WWII

Operation Plunder: Crossing the Rhine

Subject Marshal Bernard Montgomery meticulously deliberate the 21st Military Group crossing of the mighty Rhine. by David Lippman “I’m busy preparing for...

10th Mountain Division 442nd RCT Adolf Hitler Albert Kesselring Allies Axis Benito Mussolini British Eighth Army buffalo soldiers Daniel K. Inouye Fascist italy Harold Alexander Italian Campaign Mark W. Clark medal of honor Mediterranean Movies Nazi Germany Office of Strategic Services (OSS) Oliver Leese Polish II Corps Red Army Soviet Union WWII

Last Battles of the Italian Campaign

Allied troops pursued the retreating Germans in the course of the final days of the struggle in Italy. by Michael E. Haskew For the Allied armies in Italy, the...

Adolf Hitler Allies Axis Battle of Kursk BM-13 Katyusha Das Reich Eastern Front Erich von Manstein Friedrich W. von Mellenthin general heinz guderian General Wilhelm Keitel Grossdeutschland Panzergrenadier Division Gunther von Kluge Marshal Aleksander M. Vasilevsky Marshal Georgi Zhukov Michael Wittmann Movies Nazi Germany Oboian Operation Citadel Prokhorovka Red Army Soviet Union Waffen-SS wehrmacht WWII

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...

Adolf Hitler Allies Augustus Daymond Axis Blenheims Distinguished Flying Cross Eagle Squadron European Theater Fighter Ace Hawker Hurricane luftwaffe Messerschmitt Movies Royal Air Force Supermarine Spitfire William Dunn WWII

William R. Dunn: Eagle Squadron Pilot

American William R. Dunn was the primary Eagle Squadron pilot to shoot down a German plane in World Warfare II. by David Alan Johnson “I jammed the throttle...

Allies Anthony Blunt Axis Cold War Donald Maclean espionage F.B.I. Guy Burgess Harold Philby John Cairncross KGB Konstantin Volkov MI-5 Movies NKVD Secret Intelligence Service Soviet Cambridge Network Soviet Union Special Operations Executive (SOE) Volkov Affair WWII

WWII Spies: the Soviet Cambridge Network

In WWII, the espionage actions of the Cambridge spies resulted in a wealth of intelligence for the Soviets. by Peter Kross Within the trendy period, nearly all...