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Cherbourg was one of the US Army’s first major targets during Operation Overlord. The city at the end of the Cotentin peninsula was a significant…

Craig Bowman

Battleship Texas BB35 is a New York-class battleship that has the distinction of having served in both World War I and World War II. The…

I have been visiting Normandy for 35 years and living there for the last eighteen. As a fledgling battlefield tour guide in the early days,…

Operation Cobra was as important to the Allied war in France than the D-Day landings themselves. The success of the battle was the moment the…

Operation Cobra was as important to the Allied war in France than the D-Day landings themselves. The success of the battle was the moment the…

Operation Cobra was as important to the Allied war in France than the D-Day landings themselves. The success of the battle was the moment the…

Operation Cobra was as important to the Allied war in France than the D-Day landings themselves. The success of the battle was the moment the…

In 1944 the Allies began to plan an invasion of France, then occupied by Nazi Germany. Germany was losing on the Italian and the Russian…

In 1944 the Allies began to plan an invasion of France, then occupied by Nazi Germany. Germany was losing on the Italian and the Russian…

Operation Cobra was as important to the Allied war in France than the D-Day landings themselves. The success of the battle was the moment the…

71 years ago the Allies were fighting in Normandy to expand the still tenuous bridgehead around their landing beaches. Here are some amazing pictures from…

The islands of Guernsey, which consist of a small archipelago of five land masses, were all marked by the battles to control the Western end…