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 Lieutenant) March 15, 2016
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By the end of June 1940 the Battle of France was over, the British Army had been plucked from the Beaches of Dunkirk, but much of its heavy equipment had been abandoned in France.

It looked like Britain would be the next target for the Nazi war machine… Having witnessed the debacle in...read more

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At the beginning of the "First Battle of Alamein", Rommel's DAK suffered an unexpected coup when they lost the signals intercept unit Nachrichten Fern Aufklarung Kompanie 621 (NFAK 621) which was commanded by the Hauptmann (Captain) Alfred...read more

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 Lieutenant) October 25, 2015
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In this episode I talk to Douglas Waller about the Office of Strategic Services, the OSS.

The US entered the Second World War with no foreign intelligence service. Roosevelt selected William Donovan, WW1 Medal of Honor recipient, to create an agency based on the British MI6 and SOE....read more

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In World War II, dogs and United States Army began to be closely related. The first step in this direction was done by Dogs for Defense, Inc. (DFD), a national civilian organization whose was intended to train dogs to perform sentry duty for the army along the coast of the United States. Aware...read more

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 Lieutenant) February 12, 2015

This film describes activities of the United States Navy construction battalions (Seabees) during World War II.

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 Lieutenant) February 03, 2015
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A small pamphlet, one of a series on Indian Infantry Divisions that fought World War II and published by the War Department, Govt of India (before the British gave independence to India in 1947). Anonymously authored.

The Division came into this war along the most ancient rivers of...read more

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 HQ Batallón) November 22, 2014
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From the plains of Europe to the jungles of the Pacific, the U.S. Army in World War II employed a variety of commando and guerrilla operations to harass the Axis armies, gather intelligence, and support the more conventional Allied military efforts. During the Allied invasion of northern France...read more

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 Lieutenant) November 21, 2014

La historia narrada en la película "Malditos bastardos" de Tarantino tiene su base de realidad. Durante la Segunda Guerra Mundial, Estados Unidos entrenó comandos para realizar operaciones en la Alemania nazi. Uno de ellos formado por refugiados judíos realizó con éxito la operación Greenup. ...read more

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