WWII Weapons and Tactics

During WWII, both the Allies and Axis continually designed, produced and implemented advanced weapons and tactics in their endeavor for supremacy.  Industrial advancements and...

Highest Scoring Tank Ace of WWII – Kurt Knispel

The highest scoring tank ace of WWII was Germany’s Kurt Knispel.  Knispel total tank kills were confirmed at 168, with some unconfirmed estimates stating...

WWI and WWII US Navy Nurse Corps

In 1908, US Congress established the United States Navy Nurse Corps.  Up until this time, women nurses had been working unofficially on Navy ships...

Top US World War II Generals

A number of excellent military leaders emerged from World War II, including the top World War II Generals.  When such a list is compiled,...

World War I Snipers and Their Rifles

Throughout World War I, snipers were often used in the trenches in an effort to take out enemy soldiers as their heads peered over...

Last (and Most Unique) Dogfight of WWII

Throughout the extensive air-to-air combat missions of WWII, no one can dispute the last – and most unique dogfight of the war.  The fight...

Advancements in Technology in World War II

  In World War II, continual advancements in technology were mandatory to maintain a competitive edge over the enemy.  While technological advancements were made prior...

Top 10 Fighter Planes of WWII

When considering the top 10 Fighter planes of WWII, a number of criteria should be considered. What was the plane’s top speed? How does...

Top Ten Worst Aircraft of WWII

For the most part, the aircraft at the top of the WW II era are easily accessible and known by anyone who has studied,...