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Frederick Rounsville "Fritz" Payne, Jr. (July 31, 1911 – August 6, 2015) was a World War II fighter ace who left his mark on aviation and wartime history by shooting down six Japanese warplanes during the Battle of Guadalcanal. ...read more

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They were known as Panfilov’s 28 Guardsmen -- a legendary unit of Soviet soldiers written into the pantheon of national heroism after they died battling German tanks just two hours outside Moscow as the freezing winter of 1941-1942 set in....read more

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 Lieutenant) June 09, 2015

The Afrika Korps was the German expeditionary force in Africa during the North African Campaign of World War II. First sent as a holding force to shore up the Italian defense of their African colonies, the formation fought on in Africa, under various appellations, from March 1941 until its...read more

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 Lieutenant) May 26, 2015

Candian 25 Pounder Field Gun at the Jacob Groenewoud Park in Arnhem. It was placed here in 1989, and was not used in the battle of Arnhem. On this gun you will find a plate from the 16th Parachute Field Ambulance (RAMC).read more

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 HQ Batallón) May 10, 2015

This video tells the story of African Americans during the period 1940 through 1946. Covering all phases and theaters of World War II, it focuses on the contributions of these brave men and women on the home and war fronts to the eventual Allied victory. It also shows us they struggle against...read more

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'¡La Madre Patria llama!': La campaña sin precedentes que tuvo un impacto enorme en los soldados del Ejército Rojo, que les ayudaba a luchar contra los nazis, a creer en la victoria y en fin, a ganar. Todo eso se resume en los carteles de propaganda. En los tiempos de la guerra, se...read more

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 Lieutenant) April 23, 2015

Bart and the guys from HAMTAG take a look at their favorite games in the Pacific arena of World War II.read more

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 Lieutenant) April 17, 2015

Video of US Army Air Force flyers in modified B25 Mitchell bombers equipped with 75mm cannon / guns on strafing and bombing missions during World War II.

This is a compilation of newsreel and film clips and show part of a mission by the 7th Army Air Force over the Marshall Islands. Also...read more

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The Pacific Islands are rife with remains of American and Japanese aircraft of the Second World War. The Japanese Zero fighter is one of them. Islands and atolls as Guadalcanal-Solomon, Yap, Buna-Bouganville-New Guinea, Tarawa, Maloelap, Peleliu, Akutan, Mili, New...read more

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