WWII ‘Zerosen” Fighter Pilot Says His Piece about WWII in a Documentary WWII ‘Zerosen” Fighter Pilot Says His Piece about WWII in a Documentary
Union Soldier to Receive Medal of Honor 150 Years After His Death Union Soldier to Receive Medal of Honor 150 Years After His Death
An Unusual perspective on World War II An Unusual perspective on World War II
New Trench Exhibit at Barry Island New Trench Exhibit at Barry Island

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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WWII ‘Zerosen” Fighter Pilot Says His Piece about WWII in a Documentary
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WWII ‘Zerosen” Fighter Pilot Says His Piece about WWII in a Documentary

Former WWII ‘zerosen’ fighter pilot, Kaname Harada, shares his reflections about the Second World War in an upcoming documentary by the film group Nagoya katsudo Shashin. Aside from his personal impressions about WWII, the former ‘zerosen’ fighter pilot will be adding valuable snippets about the Second World war’s historical accounts. The […]

Union Soldier to Receive Medal of Honor 150 Years After His Death
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Union Soldier to Receive Medal of Honor 150 Years After His Death

Pres. Obama will do the honor of presenting a Union Army officer the nation’s highest military decoration, the Medal of Honor, a century and a half after his valiant passing at the Battle of Gettysburg. Relatives of the said Union Army officer along with Civil War history buffs have campaigned […]

An Unusual perspective on World War II
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An Unusual perspective on World War II

This might seem an unusual side of the war. The person who collected these photos wanted to represent the war not as drama but as everyday life with moments of calmness and humanity. The result is not so good, though. There was no much humanity, calmness was anxious. Photos of […]

New Trench Exhibit at Barry Island
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New Trench Exhibit at Barry Island

A new Barry Island exhibit has been created to allow visitors a view of what the First World War was like for those who experienced it from the trenches. Although it is impossible to truly experience such a sensation without being mired in actual trench warfare, the exhibit still does […]

Remnant of Nazi Germany Alive in Prora
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Remnant of Nazi Germany Alive in Prora

An old remnant of Nazi Germany and the communist regime that followed is still standing in Prora, although it does not look quite like it once did. Now, some have decided to use the structure to spread more positive messages regarding the Second World War, the state of East Germany […]

WHO-Tube: A Bridge Too Far – The German “Surrender”
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WHO-Tube: A Bridge Too Far – The German “Surrender”

The British reject a German call for surrender as only the British can. From the film “A Bridge Too Far”

Titanic’s Father Browne Also Served in the Great War
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Titanic’s Father Browne Also Served in the Great War

From escaping the ill fate of the supposed unsinkable ship Titanic, Father Browne went on to serve in the Great War with great distinction. Upon his death, Father Browne was described by his old Commanding Officer, later on, to become the Earl of Alexander of Tunis, as the bravest man he ever met. It […]

Another Vintage WWII Bomb Found Close to Frankfurt Airport
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Another Vintage WWII Bomb Found Close to Frankfurt Airport

Frankfurt, Germany - Another vintage WWII bomb was uncovered and this time, it was found near Germany’s busiest, the Frankfurt Airport. The vintage WWII bomb was discovered next to the A3 Highway, which was located near Offenbach and just outside Frankfurt, last August 19, Tuesday. The 500-kilogram vintage WWII bomb, a British […]

Prime Minister of Japan believes WW2 war criminals were “martyrs”
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Prime Minister of Japan believes WW2 war criminals were “martyrs”

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe sent a condolence message to a ceremony honoring “martyrs” convicted as war criminals after World War Two, his top spokesman said on Wednesday, news that could snarl efforts to thaw chilly ties with China.  Abe sent the message in April to a Buddhist temple in […]

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 […]