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Articles by Nikola Budanovic:

USS Altamaha

The monster aircraft carriers. Since the beginnings of maritime combat, it was the battleship that commanded naval warfare. Whether they were the galleys of the…

General George S. Patton went down history as one of America’s most beloved military figures whose popularity was only exceeded by his accomplishments in the…

The battle commenced in August 1942 and finally ended in February 1943 when the last of the German forces surrendered. Hailed as the single largest…

For the construction of the pens in Hamburg (designated as the Elbe I and Elbe II) some 1,700 prisoners were used as forced labor. While…

The submarine sank some 16 nautical miles  18 mi) northeast of Malin Head, in Ireland, where it lay for the next five decades. Unlike the…

Operation Overlord, with its landing phase that was code-named Neptune, became known as one of the crucial events of the Second World War, for it…

During those very risky moments, the medic and crew chief would jump into the fire and load casualties into the helicopter with the assistance of…

At the height of his power, Adolf Hitler declared that the German people were on the threshold of a Thousand-Year Reich. This announcement was welcomed…

During WWII, hundreds of aircraft of all types were designed and produced by the main belligerents of the conflict. Some went on to become legendary.…

One of the most fearsome and reliable weapons of the Second World War came in the form of a German anti-aircraft gun whose very name…

As early as 1932, inquiry into the use of rockets in warfare was conducted in Germany. The military was thinking outside the box, figuring out…

b32 dominator

Many history buffs will be familiar with the B-29 Superfortress, which is perhaps best known as the aircraft which carried the atomic bomb during the…