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Articles by Alex Kershaw:

What was it like to land on D-Day in the deadliest place? Over many years, I’ve read a fair few accounts of the hell that…

A final, deadly dress rehearsal for D-Day shocked Allied planners to the core. Confidence was vital to success in such a risky operation as the…

No other one-day battle in the fight to liberate Europe was as costly for Americans as that to take “Bloody Omaha”. On 6 June 1944,…

So, my friend asked me, what was the first building to be liberated by Americans on D Day?… Then he asked: Who was the first…