Joel McPherson's life changed the day he jumped out of his crippled P-47 and parachuted into a foreign land.
Republic of China Air Force Major “Mike” Hua pulled off a nighttime dead-stick landing in an early U-2
Armed to the teeth with machine guns and a 75mm cannon, B-25s played a key role in World War II as low-level bombers and strafers.
Among those to follow in Annie Oakley's footsteps was trick-shooting prodigy Freeda Hartzell.
In the aftermath of WWII, Germany turned to former Luftwaffe officers to rebuild its air force under NATO and help counter the Soviet threat.
Was justice denied?
Jakob Reimer mastered dodging the past—and passing as an ordinary U.S. citizen.
An 84-year-old man looks back at life inside Minidoka War Relocation Center.
In 1945, the newly fielded U.S. 10th Mountain Division battled the enemy and the elements in Italy's Northern Apennines.
In 1954 Marilyn Monroe left her honeymoon with Yankees slugger Joe DiMaggio to entertain the troops in Korea. She later said it was the first time she “felt like a star.”
The Navy was considered a place of political independence—but that didn't keep Nazi ideologues and spies from joining its ranks