McGee was one of the last surviving Tuskegee Airmen
By invoking German culture in their leaflets, the White Rose resistance group posed a truly serious threat to the Nazi regime
Alexander von Falkenhausen led Turks against the British, Chinese Nationalists against the Japanese, and conspired in Adolf Hitler’s assassination
Gangsters of the Sky: How a Captured Bombardier’s ‘Murder, Inc.’ Jacket Inspired a Failed Nazi Propaganda Campaign
Newspapers across Germany claimed that Lt. Kenneth Williams' flight jacket was "photo evidence for the underworld nature of [Allied] air terror"
Now streaming on Discovery+, “The Great Balloon Bomb Invasion” explores the history of the ingenious balloon bomb
“I would like to be remembered as a strong man,” said Lawrence Brooks, “A good soldier"
From June 1942 through 1945 frontline American soldiers filed stories and photographed World War II and its aftermath for a select readership—themselves
Betty White, Former Member of the American Women’s Voluntary Services and Legendary Comedian, Dies at 99
Actress Betty White, who lit up the silver screen for nine decades, died Friday
Was the execution of German guards at the infamous concentration camp a war crime, a reaction to trauma, or vigilante justice?
In France during World War II, German alcohol shipments just may have provided crucial intelligence for the Allies
James Jones built his best-selling novel, From Here to Eternity, around his real-life experiences as a U.S. Army private in Hawaii before World War II
As the Allies fought their way inland from Normandy’s beaches in 1944, French fighters in Brittany distracted German forces by launching a guerrilla campaign codenamed “Operation Dingson.”
Due in part to its readiness to fight, Switzerland has spent centuries in relative peace