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 Lieutenant) January 12, 2015

Eighth Air Force attacks several German Luftwaffe Messerschmitt ME-163 rocket propelled and Messerschmitt ME-262 jet propelled fighter aircraft.read more

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Operation “Pedestal”, Convoy to Malta, 11-15 August 1942 with particular reference to the strategic value of Malta in the Mediterranean during the Second World War.  read more

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The lack of a decisive British victory in theMediterranean theater fundamentally affected British maritime strategy throughout the Second World War. The Royal Italian Navy, or RegiaMarina Italiana (RMI), exerted a disproportionate influence on British strategy and fleet disposition, because its...read more

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 HQ Batallón) January 09, 2015

The MK 108 Maschinenkanone 30 mm caliber autocannon manufactured by Rheinmetall-Borsig. A requirement for a heavy aircraft weapon for use against the Allied heavy bombers. Requiring on average just four hits with high-explosive ammunition to bring down a B-17 heavy bomber and a single hit to...read more

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 HQ Batallón) January 08, 2015

This is very rare film of B17's and has not been seen since 1944. The B17's from the 92nd Bomb Group are on a mission to Germany. Bomb bay doors opening and dropping bombs and returning to their base in England.read more

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On 16 December 1944, Adolf Hitler launched Germany’s last great campaign in the west–the Ardennes Offensive, more commonly known as the Battle of the Bulge. And in the six decades since, most historians and strategists have had a two-dimensional view of that engagement. The assumption has...read more

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 Lieutenant) January 02, 2015

Allied fighter pilots versus the Luftwaffe in Western Europe, 1945. Archive footage scenes include: activities of the 8th Air Force Fighter Command in Europe; a base near East Anglia, England; General Doolittle discusses a mission; Pilots are briefed for an escort mission over Germany; P-47's...read more

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 HQ Comando Supremo) December 17, 2014
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When we consider the Battle of the River Plate some 75 years ago, the story is often focused on the actions of the German Pocket Battleship GRAF SPEE and her captain Hans Langsdorff. The scuttling of the ship and therefore the saving of many lives is rightfully seen as an honourable action....read more

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