French ace Pierre Clostermann encounter with a Pfeil in April 1945. He describes leading a pack of four Hawker Tempests from 3 Squadron RAF when he intercepted a lone Do 335 flying at maximum speed at treetop level. Despite the Tempest's considerable low altitude speed, the RAF fighters were not...read more

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Jo Hedwig Teeuwisse is a great artist but also better historian and researcher. He makes an amazing work. He combines historical pictures with photos made on the exact same spot today. He says us that he try to make people realise that history is all...read more

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The Panther's excellent combination of firepower, mobility, and armoured protection made it a formidable foe. During the Battle of Normandy, the German Panzer Divisions had among their regiments and battalions many Panther tanks. ...read more

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The main effort, however, was to the south, where the Korsun–Shevchenkovsky Offensive was launched on January 24. After a massive bombardment, 2nd Ukrainian Front's, 4th Guards and 53rd Armies attacked to the south of the Korsun bulge, and were joined the next day by the 5th Guards Tank Army....read more

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In 1998 a group of seachers discovered a drowned Soviet Sherman in the river Gniloy Tikich. After long preparative work in 2004 they managed to pull it out from the bottom. Now the restored M4A2 is exhibited in the museum of the Ukrainian National Defence Academy....read more

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This is an extremely rare & unusual survival 1943 Ration used by the British Royal Air Force Emergency Flying Ration MK 2 during WW2 - check out this video and get the full scoop!read more

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 HQ Batallón) July 03, 2016

This Tiger II with hull number 280243 was built in September 1944. The turret number 332 is from s.SS Pz.Abt. 501. It was abandoned near Trois-Ponts, and was captured by the US Army on 24 December 1944. The left side was cut open for educational purposes at the Aberdeen Proving Ground in the...read more

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Dirk J. Vlug left behind a path of destruction in all probably not equaled by many others soldiers in World War II. Vlug did one of the most heroic exploits of the war but also as an amazing example of the efficient use of weapons under the most difficult...read more

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Here I leave an interesting report of test of 57mm Anti-tank Gun against German armor. It analyses the efectiveness of fire of 57mm Anti-tank Gun on Panther tank. 

On 8 December 1944 a demonstration was conducted by the...read more

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