You may not have heard about it, but there was a naval battle that occurred in US waters the day after the Nazis ordered all their forces to cease hostilities. Called The Battle of Point Judith it was fought in … Read More
November 11th was originally Armistice Day, commemorating the 1918 signing of the treaty that ended the “war to end all wars.” But now we instead use today to honor all of those who have served their country in the armed … Read More
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VJ Day in Kodachrome | Hawaii August 14, 1945 Â« A Continuous Lean..
Lieutenant Colonel John Malcolm Thorpe Fleming “Jack” Churchill was the most bad-ass soldier of WWII. Seriously. He never went into battle without his longbow, arrows, and sword. Or his bagpipes. He was a Commando, earned many medals, got captured twice … Read More
Sergey Larenkov recreates photographs from WWII and combines the old with the new. In Russian but the photos speak for themselves.
The archives at Bletchley Park will be digitized and put online by volunteers thanks to a donation of scanners from Hewlett-Packard. Besides documents relating to the Enigma code-breaking efforts, the archive is supposed to contain other communications transcripts, communiques, memoranda, … Read More
There are those who don’t believe the Holocaust ever happened. But there are also those who not just believe but know because they saw with their own eyes. They’re all in their 80s now and it won’t belong before they’re … Read More