Author: Morgan Deane

Articles by Morgan Deane:

The Pearl Harbor attack by Japan against America is one of the most devastating surprise attacks in modern history. The nation still mourns and U.S.…

The B–24 bomber crew of the “Hot Stuff” had a distinguished career and became the first heavy bomber crew to complete 25 missions. But due…

As one of the largest events in human history, World War II spawned numerous important inventions that still affect modern life. Jet engine Dr. Hans…

The Hollywood movie, The Great Escape, earned worldwide fame for its cool actors and its loose connection to a real-life escape from a Nazi prisoner…

The common perception is that one has to use a weapon in order to be a hero. But the following list contains amazing people who…

This is the third and final part of notable U.S. Naval losses that range from immediately after World War II to the present day. USNS…

This is the second part of a three-part series describing U.S. naval accidents and notable losses after World War II. They illustrate the importance of…

The Germans were retreating on every front. They hadn’t had a real success against the Russians in years, and their last offensive at Kursk had…

The US Navy lost over 350 ships during World War II, but less than 30 since then. These are the most notable losses. The Bullhead…

The Ticonderoga in and representing History Aircraft carrier development during World War II represented the culmination of important aspects of naval military history, ranging from the…

New technology, more powerful guns, over-active planners, and the demands of warfare often resulted in wild creations that resembled flights of fancy or Frankenstein experiments…

During the Second World War, the Germans attempted to put pressure on the Allies by targeting commercial vessels which were needed to supply Britain’s war…