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 Jay Hemmings:

In times of war, it is almost a given that men will push themselves far beyond their former limits to commit feats of extraordinary courage…

If there’s one thing that has remained universal about battles and war throughout human history, it is the fact that war changes men. Often the…

Once in a generation, or sometimes only once every few generations, there comes a soldier whose battlefield exploits are simply beyond belief. These rare heroes…

Since the earliest days of organized civilization, priests and warriors have usually played very different roles in their societies. They performed quite different, often opposing,…

When asked to conjure in one’s imagination the image of a fearless soldier, fighting with fervent ferocity in hand-to-hand combat and battling relentlessly against wave…

Joe Medicine Crow, the last individual to become a war chief in the crow nation. To do this he had to complete the 4 tasks…