The British Snipers in WWI France The British Snipers in WWI France
Refugees from Vietnam War Still Fearful of Government Refugees from Vietnam War Still Fearful of Government
Couple of 67 Years Reenact Famous Times Square Kiss for V-J Day Couple of 67 Years Reenact Famous Times Square Kiss for V-J Day
Battle of the Frontiers Largely Forgotten Battle of the Frontiers Largely Forgotten

WORLDWIDE Life as a German Soldier – Amazing pictures from a Soldier in a nation gearing up for war. Part 4 “The Anschluss”

Life as a German Soldier – Amazing pictures from a Soldier in a nation gearing up for war. Part 4 “The Anschluss”

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 IAN FLEMING AND POSTMASTER – Review by Mark Barnes

IAN FLEMING AND POSTMASTER – Review by Mark Barnes

The ribbon of land behind Omaha Beach is now sacred soil, not just in the United States, but in the minds of anyone immersed in the story of Overlord. Look in the churchyard at St Laurent-sur-Mer and you will find a corner of a foreign field where the commando Gus […]

WHO-TUBE Restored T34 / 85 Tank – testing – Blank Firing Main Gun 85 mm – WW2 Reenactment

Restored T34 / 85 Tank – testing – Blank Firing Main Gun 85 mm – WW2 Reenactment

Testing blank firing for WWII Reenactment purposes.

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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, […]

Couple of 67 Years Reenact Famous Times Square Kiss for V-J Day
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Couple of 67 Years Reenact Famous Times Square Kiss for V-J Day

  WWII vet Sydnor Thompson and his wife Harriette reenacted the famous Times Square kiss of Alfred Eisenstaedt in time for the 69th-year of the commemoration of V-J Day (Victory over Japan) last August 11, Monday. The couple, who are married for 67 years now, portrayed the famous historic pose […]

Battle of the Frontiers Largely Forgotten
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Battle of the Frontiers Largely Forgotten

The Battle of the Frontiers was a major battle that took place during the First World War, and yet it receives little contemporary recognition. It was responsible for massive French losses during the war, and is considered by some historians to be the bloodiest fight undertaken by the French during […]

SS Ohio and her men – heros of Malta
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SS Ohio and her men – heros of Malta

The tanker played a fundamental role in Operation Pedestal, which was one of the fiercest and most heavily contested of the Malta Convoys, in August 1942.Although Ohio reached Malta successfully, she was so badly damaged that she had to be effectively scuttled in order to offload her cargo, and never […]

Pearl Harbor Historical Footage Thought to be Lost Surfaces
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Pearl Harbor Historical Footage Thought to be Lost Surfaces

A rare historical footage of the Pearl Harbor attack during the Second World War surfaced recently. The said factual Pearl Harbor video showed astounding shots of the devious attack made by the Japanese Imperial Army against the US forces. However, the recently emerged Pearl Harbor footage is of low quality […]

Life as a German Soldier – Amazing pictures from a Soldier in a nation gearing up for war. Part 4 “The Anschluss”
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Life as a German Soldier – Amazing pictures from a Soldier in a nation gearing up for war. Part 4 “The Anschluss”

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 […]

Restored T34 / 85 Tank – testing – Blank Firing Main Gun 85 mm – WW2 Reenactment
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Restored T34 / 85 Tank – testing – Blank Firing Main Gun 85 mm – WW2 Reenactment

Testing blank firing for WWII Reenactment purposes.

Stolen mini Nazi gold bars are replicas worth just €20
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Stolen mini Nazi gold bars are replicas worth just €20

BURGLARS who stole what they thought were Nazi gold bars are in for a surprise. The two miniature bars taken from a house in Carlow town are merely replicas. They look identical to the bullion produced by the Third Reich and even appear to bear Adolf Hitler’s signature. But they […]

Desperate Letter Lord Kitchener sent Churchill during the Great War Surfaces
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Desperate Letter Lord Kitchener sent Churchill during the Great War Surfaces

The 100-year-old desperate letter Lord Kitchener sent to Churchill during the outbreak of the Great War recently surfaced and showed how vulnerable Britain was that time. The said desperate letter was written on a note paper bearing the heading of the War Office and was dated August 27, 1914. In […]