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...

Today’s Top Ten Armies (Military Powers) in the World

This list of Top Ten Armies (Military Powers) in the world is subjective at best.  Unless you looked at specific aspects and judged based...

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...

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...

WW II King Tiger Tank

One of the most feared weapons of World War II, the King Tiger Tank (also known as Tiger Tank II) donned an almost impenetrable...

OVERVIEW OF WORLD WAR II

Introduction World War II was a global conflict involving most of the worlds’ nations and over 100 million military personnel worldwide.  The war, divided into...

Colonel Leonard T. Schroeder – 30 Years Service and First Man...

The Armed Forces History Museum in Largo, FL is proud to have a display case dedicated to Colonel Leonard T. Schroeder with the boots,...

WWII Women’s Army Air Corps

The WWII Women’s Army Air Corps was implemented in 1942 through joint efforts of various Army bureaus.  Coordinating it all was Lt. Col. Gilman...

U.S. Army’s Youngest General – Mark W. Clark

Mark Wayne Clark in 1943 U.S. Army’s youngest General, Mark W. Clark, is thought by many to be one of the best U.S. Generals of...