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A big thank you to Chris Kelly for this article.On December 16, 1944, the Germans launched their last great offensive against the Western Allies...

The Le Paradis massacre was a war crime committed by members of the 14th Company, SS Division Totenkopf, under the command of Hauptsturmführer Fritz...
Oradour-sur-Glane

In 1944, Oradour-sur-Glane was the site of a major massacre. Werner Christukat was a member of the Nazi SS at the time, and his...

Two U.S. congressmen from Pennsylvania have submitted a resolution to correct the historic record about a group of black artillerymen -- including one West...

According to the National Archives and the Foreign Office, over 8,800 colonial-era documents have been eliminated by UK authorities in former colonies. The program,...

Ex-corporal for the Nazi party, Afred Stork is convicted for his involvement if the massacre of 117 Italian officers.On October 18th, the Italian military...

As Robert Hebras wanders the ruins of his old village, the ghosts slowly begin to come alive. Now an old man, he remembers the...

Giles Morton excellent blog http://surviving-history.blogspot.com reports: Their last radio contact with brigade headquarters came at shortly after 11.30am on 27 May, 1940: it brought bad news. In the...

Franz Walther Stahlecker  Franz Walther Stahlecker was born in Sternenfels, Austria on the 10 October 1900. He was trained as an administrative jurist, and he...

With kind permission of David Kumhyr we can post his article on the Kondamari Massacre on Krete. We have only posed a subset of...