WWII Special Forces – Long Range Desert Group

Ralph Bagnold formed the Special Forces Long Range Desert Group (LRDG) during WWII.  This elite group, combined with the British Special Air Service, made significant...

Weddings Receptions

Bridal Shower / Rehearsal Dinner / Wedding / Reception Congratulations on your engagement! Here at the Armed Forces History Museum, we never forget that this...

Overview of WWII Mediterranean, Middle East and African Theater of Operations

During WWII, the Allies and the Axis engaged in interconnected conflicts using naval, land and air support throughout the Mediterranean, the Middle East and Africa. ...

Five Parts of the Declaration of Independence

The Declaration of Independence is divided up into five parts: Introduction Preamble Body – Section 1 Body – Section 2 Conclusion Introduction – In the...

Russian Special Ops – Spetsnaz GRU

The term Spetsnaz refers to any Russian Special Ops Group, specifically to any units that are considered special or elite and fall under the...

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,...

Browning Hi-Power Pistol

The Browning Hi-Power design began with firearms visionary John Moses Browning, who died before its completion.  Browning first began designing this Belgium’s FN (Fabrique Nationale)...

Omar Bradley – General of the US Army

The military career of Omar Bradley – one of the top US Generals of World War II – began in 1915.  Born in 1875, Bradley was...

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...