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A unexploded 1.8 tonne bomb was found in city of Augsburg, southern Germany on December 20 by construction workers. The British Royal Air Force bomb found is the biggest ever found in Augsburg. Authorities chose Christmas Day to defuse the bomb to cause the least...read more

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 HQ Batallón) December 22, 2016
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The wave of vandalism occurred in Huntington (Indiana) in this year has had as targeted a World War II era tank located in Memorial Park. In particular, this tank is a US Sherman M4A1 which was spray painted with the initials "KKKK". Police believe kids...read more

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 Lieutenant) December 08, 2016

Thanks to Dustin Adamson from OceanShutter.com, all of us can enjoy with these awesome images of the famous "Betty Bomber" wreck dive in Truk Lagoon. It is one of the must see dive sites when visiting Chuuk. Having been...read more

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 Lieutenant) December 05, 2016

Dummies and decoys are fake military equipment that are intended to deceive the enemy. Dummies and decoys are only one aspect of military deception. During World War II, multiple dummy airMilitary Fakefields and even towns were used in England to divert German bombers from the real targets. ...read more

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 Lieutenant) November 29, 2016

This is an amazing find. Our friends of militaryfinder1945 have found a real King Tiger battlefield found on the eastern front. Is this place where Kurt Knispel or Kurt Panzermeyer fought? They found a traces. Concretely, three huge King Tiger ammunition casings!

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 Lieutenant) November 28, 2016

Legend has it the Nazis filled a train with gold and buried it in a tunnel. While the search for it continues, a replica is being built. 

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 HQ Batallón) November 26, 2016

The final battle for Munich began 29 Apr 1945, when the US 20th Armored Division, US 3rd Infantry Division, US 42nd Infantry Division and US 45th Infantry Division assaulted through the outskirts of the city, also liberating Dachau concentration camp in the process. Some sectors were well...read more

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 Lieutenant) November 23, 2016

Maybe you didn't know, but in Jersey was a heavily fortified island with coastal fortifications during Nazi Germany's occupation of the Channel Islands. They were amongst the most heavily fortified parts of the Atlantic Wall.  In Jersey, the fortifications included Hohlgangsanlage tunnels and...read more

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 Lieutenant) November 21, 2016

This B-24 Liberator was forced to land in a sago swamp on October 18, 1943, in Papua New Guinea, after running low on fuel after a bombing mission. The crew evacuated before the pilot and co-pilot landed safely in a swamp. After the crash, a US Army salvage team recovered the four engines,...read more

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