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What was it like to land on D-Day in the deadliest place? Over many years, I’ve read a fair few accounts of the hell that…

When you think about the military, the first thing that comes to mind are stories of honor, prestige, and service. Being in the military entails…

“The Unwomanly Face of War” is the name of one of the most famous books about the Great Patriotic War, where the war is shown…

Perhaps the most iconic of WWII battleships, the Bismarck truly was the pride of Nazi Germany’s Kriegsmarine when it first set sail in August 1940. Back…

1915 saw some of Germany’s greatest successes of the First World War, and all on the Eastern Front. In the Gorlice-Tarnów Offensive and related smaller…

In an American prison cell, a former German officer sat writing a letter to his captors. The war was over, but his concern for his…

Maynard Harrison “Snuffy” Smith was such a screw-up, he joined the US Army to avoid jail. He earned the nickname, “Snuffy Smith,” because no one…

In an American prison cell, a former German officer sat writing a letter to his captors. The war was over, but his concern for his…

In an American prison cell, a former German officer sat writing a letter to his captors. The war was over, but his concern for his…

In an American prison cell, a former German officer sat writing a letter to his captors. The war was over, but his concern for his…

Maynard Harrison “Snuffy” Smith was such a screw-up, he joined the US Army to avoid jail. He earned the nickname, “Snuffy Smith,” because no one…

Maynard Harrison “Snuffy” Smith was such a screw-up, he joined the US Army to avoid jail. He earned the nickname, “Snuffy Smith,” because no one…