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Articles by Sarah Cooper:

The extensive list of active concentration camps used by the Nazis in World War Two would be too long to write. The major camp names…

When the Second World War was finally over, Germany was divided up into four occupation zones among the Allied forces. Berlin was also divided up…

War photography has allowed the world to see the truth about the atrocities of some of the world’s biggest conflicts since as early as the…

The concentration camps that continue to haunt Europe are a stark reminder of the horrors of the Holocaust. They serve to ensure we will never…

Today marks 100 years since the Battle of the Somme began during World War One. It was the largest battles of the First World War…

1.  The Battle of the Somme was originally meant to be predominantly a French offensive. The Battle of the Somme was first planned in late…

Since the invention of photography in the 1800’s, photographers have roamed battlefields and ventured into dangerous situations to capture explosions, devastation, and the many atrocities of…

Superstitions have been around since the early days of humanity, so it is not surprising that military men have often conjured up superstitious beliefs themselves.…

During World War Two, Britain found itself facing the threat of air raids. German bomber planes would fly above cities and attempt to destroy factories contributing…

Auschwitz today is synonymous with the Holocaust; it has become an overarching symbol of the atrocities committed by the Nazi regime during the Second World…

One of the common techniques used in warfare during the First World War was mining. There were various mines planted under trenches, then detonated to…

Europe during the Second World War was a bleak place; German forces invaded Norway on the 9th of April, 1940, and as the country was…