Bloodiest Battle of World War II – Battle of Stalingrad

The Battle of Stalingrad took place from August 23, 1942 to February 2, 1943 and was the bloodiest battle of World War II.  This battle was...

A Brief Overview of the War in Afghanistan

After the September 11th attack on the United States, President George W. Bush issued an ultimatum to the rulers of Afghanistan.  He demanded they...

Top Warfare Strategy of WWII

A number of warfare strategies were engaged in during WWII. This article will take a brief look at some of the more prominent strategies and...

Top Weapons of the Vietnam War

With the advancements in military warfare, the top weapons of the Vietnam War take on a very different look than those used just a...

US Navy’s DEVGRU

The US Navy’s DEVGRU, or Special Warfare Development Group, is the elite group who used to be known solely as the Navy’s Seal Team...

Did the Military Challenge Coin Originate During WWI or WWII?

While the question cannot be accurately answered, many wonder, “Did the military challenge coin originate during WWI or WWII?”  Be it fact or urban...

Monopoly in World War II

The history of the game Monopoly dates back as far as 1903 years before the onset of World War II.  The game was originally designed...

Interesting Facts About the Korean War

The Armed Forces History Museum has a number of dioramas in its Korean War Gallery.  They include the Inchon Landing, MASH and the Battle...

US Top Scoring Air Ace of WWII: Richard Bong

Richard Bong A fighter pilot in the US Army Air Forces, Richard Bong is the highest scoring air ace of WWII. Bong, born on September...