Category: WORLD WAR II

Over the years there have been many rumours about whether or not the Nazis had nuclear capabilities that they could put to use in WWII.…

The First Fighter Planes  When the First World War began, the airplane was still a new invention. Its potential as a military vehicle had not…

The Sturmtiger (‘Assault Tiger’) was an assault gun used by the Germans during World War II. It was built to support troops fighting in towns…

The bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki was apocalyptically awful. 70 years ago today, an estimated 90,000 people were immediately killed when Little Boy detonated 1,950ft…

Let’s take a look at the top 10 WWII Infantry Rifles of WWII, both Allied and Axis. M1 Garand The M1 Garand was the standard…

John Robert Fox was an American soldier who was killed in action when he deliberately called artillery fire on his own position after his position…

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I. Born as Omar Nelson Bradley but referred to as “Brad”, he was born on February 12, 1893, in Randolph County, which is in rural…

The story of the battles in the Pacific between the United States and Imperial Japan during World War II, as told from the perspective of…

Now, decades after World War 2 ended, it is easy for us to look back and point out where the commanders made the wrong decision…

The date is September 24th 1944, Operation Market Garden has dragged on into it’s 6th day and the Germans are about to begin their last…

Adolf Hitler’s inner circle were the most powerful men in the Third Reich. It was a finely balanced team of military commanders, administrative leaders and…

We present you the top 5 strangest photos from World War II, with their stories! We will take a look at beer bombing Spitfires that…