Guest Authors

War History Online welcomes many guest authors who share their knowledge of the history on our pages. We work with various museums, historical societies and media outlets around the world. If you are interested in working with us or have a great story, please get in touch.

Articles by Jeff Edwards:

It can often be said that anything is a weapon if you are creative enough. An entrenching tool used to dig a defensive position earned…

It might be easy to throw out a discernible “no” when asking such a historical “what if” given that we know the real outcome. What…

World War Two saw acts of inexplicable gallantry which have lived on in posterity through the chapters of military history. Whereas there are likely acts…

Air superiority is often a factor in combat that can lead to a decisive victory. However, when you are flying a Cessna 0-1 Bird Dog…

The halls of military history are filled with men who earned the nation’s highest military honor as they fought ferociously against a determined enemy. There…

Those who have received the nation’s highest military honor are members of a small and elite club in military history. Equally, those who have earned…

Senator Daniel Inouye served in the United States Senate from 1963 until his death in 2012.  At the time of his death, he was America’s…

World War 2 will long be remembered as the epitome of total war, total gallantry, and total brutality. It spared none based on their ethnic…

Oxford scholar and founder of a literary magazine are just a couple of honors to which a young man might aspire and find himself on…

One can say many things about the United States Marine Corps, but one can’t say that these mighty warriors of the modern era do not…

The dismissal of officers in World War 2 was quite a common practice for every army that fought in the war.  Whether or not these…

The outbreak of war can do a strange thing to man’s temperament. A student, businessman or teacher can be civilly performing their duties one year,…