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...

The Role of Native American’s During World War II

For the most part, the role of Native American’s during World War II is greatly overlooked.  In fact, Native American’s made a greater per...

Interesting Facts About World War II

Below is a list of interesting facts about World War II: World War II, to date, caused more destruction and cost more money than...

WWII – First USMC Native American Minnie Spotted Wolf

July 2013 marks another WWII milestone - the 70th year anniversary of the first Native American woman enlisting in the USMC Women’s Reserve -...

Sticky Bombs of WWII

The sticky bombs used during World War II were originally produced by the United Kingdom. These hand grenades were designed as a solution to...

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...

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...