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The Photograph of the American Flag Raising on Mount Suribachi – Photographer Joe Rosenthal Recalls that Day (1955) The Photograph of the American Flag Raising on Mount Suribachi – Photographer Joe Rosenthal Recalls that Day (1955)
Nazi flag captured in WWII going to U.S. soldier’s son Nazi flag captured in WWII going to U.S. soldier’s son
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WORLDWIDE Life as a German Soldier – Amazing pictures from a Soldier in a nation gearing up for war. Part 5 Life in occupied Austria

Life as a German Soldier – Amazing pictures from a Soldier in a nation gearing up for war. Part 5 Life in occupied Austria

War History Online has discovered a number of amazing photo albums from German Soldiers depicting every day life (and death) in the years leading up to and then including World War 2. They give a fascinating insight into the daily life of a Soldier in a nation gearing up for […]

MEDIA Delegation of British veterans of the Arctic convoys to visit St. Petersburg for the unveiling of a memorial ‘IN MEMORY OF THE ARCTIC CONVOYS SAILORS 1941-1945’

Delegation of British veterans of the Arctic convoys to visit St. Petersburg for the unveiling of a memorial ‘IN MEMORY OF THE ARCTIC CONVOYS SAILORS 1941-1945’

Delegation of British veterans of the Arctic convoys to visit St. Petersburg for the unveiling of a memorial ‘IN MEMORY OF THE ARCTIC CONVOYS SAILORS 1941-1945’AUGUST 20, 2014 – LONDON – 11 British veterans of the Arctic convoys, accompanied by their family members, the Mayor of Southwark and a team […]

REVIEWS PROPAGANDA KOMPANIEN – Reviewed by Phil Hodges

PROPAGANDA KOMPANIEN – Reviewed by Phil Hodges

Gobsmacked. That’s how Mark at WHO HQ felt when I finally sent him this review! It was months in the making and as Mark would hound me to get this book reviewed and tucked away almost on a weekly basis I don’t blame him. However, I had good reason. This […]

WHO-TUBE WHO-Tube: Connie Edwards the man behind the collection

WHO-Tube: Connie Edwards the man behind the collection

Warbird pilot and owner, Connell “Connie” Edwards, is preparing to sell his rare collection of Bf-109s, Spitfire Mk IX and P-51. Connie is renown for his aerial coordination in the 1969 movie Battle of Britain, for which he took the 109s as form of payment. Much appreciation goes out to […]

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Sd. Kfz. 9 Famo
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Sd. Kfz. 9 Famo

This Famo, an 18-ton vehicle is the heaviest of the German semitrack prime movers. It is often used by the Germans in the evacuation of their damaged tanks. It has a net weight of 16.8 tons and a combat weight of 19.8 tons. Its personnel capacity is 8, including driver […]

The Photograph of the American Flag Raising on Mount Suribachi – Photographer Joe Rosenthal Recalls that Day (1955)
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The Photograph of the American Flag Raising on Mount Suribachi – Photographer Joe Rosenthal Recalls that Day (1955)

“What difference does it make who took the picture?  I took it, but the Marines took Iwo Jima.” Ten years ago , at about noon on February 23, 1945, I stood just inside the rim of an extinct volcano o a small island in the Pacific and snapped a photograph.In […]

Nazi flag captured in WWII going to U.S. soldier’s son
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Nazi flag captured in WWII going to U.S. soldier’s son

Capturing an enemy flag has long been considered a valorous act by armies around the world. During the Civil War — when flags were still used to mark a regiment’s position on the battlefield — taking one from the enemy was often rewarded with the Medal of Honor. During World […]

All Aboard for World Of Warships
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All Aboard for World Of Warships

After driving tanks and flying airplanes it’s now time to hit the high seas with Wargamings latest Massive Online Multiplayer game: World of Warships! Two week ago on the annual Gamescom convention in Cologne Wargaming.net presented it’s latest branch in the franchise. Jack and Joris traveled over to Cologne to take a […]

Life as a German Soldier – Amazing pictures from a Soldier in a nation gearing up for war. Part 5 Life in occupied Austria
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Life as a German Soldier – Amazing pictures from a Soldier in a nation gearing up for war. Part 5 Life in occupied Austria

War History Online has discovered a number of amazing photo albums from German Soldiers depicting every day life (and death) in the years leading up to and then including World War 2. They give a fascinating insight into the daily life of a Soldier in a nation gearing up for […]

WHO-Tube: Connie Edwards the man behind the collection
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WHO-Tube: Connie Edwards the man behind the collection

Warbird pilot and owner, Connell “Connie” Edwards, is preparing to sell his rare collection of Bf-109s, Spitfire Mk IX and P-51. Connie is renown for his aerial coordination in the 1969 movie Battle of Britain, for which he took the 109s as form of payment. Much appreciation goes out to […]

PROPAGANDA KOMPANIEN – Reviewed by Phil Hodges
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PROPAGANDA KOMPANIEN – Reviewed by Phil Hodges

Gobsmacked. That’s how Mark at WHO HQ felt when I finally sent him this review! It was months in the making and as Mark would hound me to get this book reviewed and tucked away almost on a weekly basis I don’t blame him. However, I had good reason. This […]

The Women Fighters of WWI
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The Women Fighters of WWI

The female population had many roles during the Great War except women fighters. Women nurses, factory workers, drivers and even land workers were acceptable, but women fighters were a taboo. However, the prohibition did not stop some of these meek lambs from turning into fierce lions in the front lines.  A Little Mother During […]

The British Snipers in WWI France
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The British Snipers in WWI France

IN the early days of the war, when reports of German “sniping” began to be published, it was commonly considered a “dirty” method of fighting and as not “playing the game.” Sniping in some form or other has usually developed in every great war since the invention of firearms. Austrian […]

Refugees from Vietnam War Still Fearful of Government
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Refugees from Vietnam War Still Fearful of Government

During the Vietnam War, many Southern Vietnamese citizens sided with the United States in their fight against the Vietcong. Some of these citizens are still at risk of punishment for their actions. This has led to some such people going into hiding ever since the end of the Vietnam War, […]