The conditions at Iwo Jima made the battle an epic of struggle against extreme odds. Ingenious defenses, demoralizing attacks, and the island itself with Mount Suribachi looming in the background gave a special horror...
Once the Invasion forces had landed and made their way off the beaches they needed to consolidate their position and push forward against the German forces
The Battle of Pea Ridge was the largest land battle west of the Mississippi River it was fought on March 6-8, 1862, on the frozen fields in northwest Arkansas near a rocky outcrop known Pea Ridge.
Credit for victory in the Battle of Britain usually goes to the Spitfire and the men who flew her. New evidence shows other factors - some from the 1920s.
German forces achieve a complete surprise attack on recuperating Allied forces in one of the biggest battles in World War II.
The power of the carrot first came into play with the installation of airborne interception radar (AIR) in planes of the British Royal Air Force (RAF) during World War II. Before the use of AIR, the British were being...
On September the first, 1939 a massive German Army invaded Poland. Follow the battles, the armored thrusts and the fight in the air.
This article goes over the Battle of Britain and the Battle of the Atlantic and the importance of Britain.
The first Naval Battle of WW2 was the Battle of the River Plate, opposite Montevideo in the South Atlantic. A British Navy Division did battle with the mighty German pocket battleship Admiral Graf Spee and damaged her...
As Winston Churchill, the new Prime Minister, put it, “the Battle of France is over, the Battle of Britain is about to begin"