Five Top Tank Commanders of WW II

The five top tank commanders of World War II are not listed necessarily because of their number of kills.  They are instead remembered for...

Norden Bombsight

The Armed Forces History Museum in Largo, FL has an original, full-size Norden Bombsight on display in the museum.  Development Development of the Norden Bombisight began...

Top Tank Battles of World War II

The top tank battles of World War II, despite their crucial victories and severe losses, do not carry the same notoriety as other battles...

Top Ten United States Fighter Pilot Aces from WWII

OVERVIEW Based on victories reported, below is a top ten list of the United States fighter pilot aces from WWII.  No doubt, they US had...

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,...

WWII’s Top Ten Aircraft

A number of variants can be used when determining the top ten aircraft from WWII.  While it would be difficult to get a general...

Youngest Serviceman in World War II – Calvin Graham

Calvin Graham – the youngest serviceman in World War II – was only 12 when the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor.  He did not wait...

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...

Fleet Admiral Ernest J. King, USN

Born on November 23, 1878, Fleet Admiral Ernest J. King’s service career began at the US Naval Academy.  He is considered by some to...