Craig Bowman

Craig Bowman

I have a passion for history and for filming historic places of interest around the world. My main interest is in WW2, the museums, vehicles, aircraft and places that have historically significance and enjoy continuing to tell the stories of past heroic actions and events.

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Articles by Craig Bowman:

Monuments Men

Put aside the twists, the plot, the cast and all the rest, the real story of the Monuments Men is far more complex than this…

POW

The Vietnam War vet, spoke about his military experiences last week during a meeting of the National Association of Retired Federal Employees at the DoubleTree…

Korea

The U.S.S. Pueblo was stationed on the coast off the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea. The reason why the boat was at that place at…

Auschwitz

Every person who has ever been to Auschwitz remembers the two tons of black and brown, blond, red, grey and white hair of those unfortunate…

In 1915, a soldier fighting on the Western Front wrote to a London newspaper requesting some mail, since he felt quite lonely.  He did not…

South Pacific

The ring was given back to her during a ceremony organized at the American Legion Hall in Lander. Before it was lost, the ring was…

Westmoreland

He was in command of the Military Assistance Command, Vietnam (MACV) for four years, between 1964 and 1968. At the time he was criticized for…

Field Marshal Montgomery

The plan underlined many ideas of how the Allies would rebuild the German society after the Second World War, emphasizing the need for free press…

Forgotten Soldiers

They are about 1000 now and they went to fight for their country during the First World War. However, the respect they earned in the…

Military Vehicle

The 1940 Humber Snipe was rusting in Andy Stevens’s shed in Bodden. Andy Stevens is a conservation stoneworker with a huge interest in military vehicles.…

Vietnam

Some of the already collected photographs, found in high school yearbooks and offered by families and relatives are on display on the memorial’s website. The…

The decision came last week, as the government in Israel insisted that the use of the word ‘Nazi’ is nothing else but a weapon of…