Four days before Christmas 1943, in the darkest hours of WWII, a miracle took place. Two enemies—an American bomber pilot and a German fighter ace—met in combat over Germany and did the unexpected: They decided not to kill one another. Even more incredibly, as old men, they found one another and...read more

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 HQ Batallón) December 25, 2016

It's a Continental R-975 C4 radial engine. It sounds exactly like an airplane engine should. Shitty at idle and powerful at speed. Hearing it I could imagine an old biplane standing at idle waiting for takeoff then powering up into a massive roar. Not so easy on a clutch I bet. M4 was so tall...read more

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Beautiful engine sound!! 12 cylinders diesel!! The T-34/85 gave the Red Army a tank with better armour and mobility than the German Panzer IV. This model became the standard Soviet medium tank, with an uninterrupted production run until the end of the war.read more

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 Lieutenant) December 24, 2016

This DH.98 Mosquito owned by American Gerry Yagen was restored by Avspects team lead by Warren Denholm and took seven years to complete. The Rolls Royce Merlin engines were rebuilt by Vintage V12 in California USA. The video displays us this De Havilland Mosquito Fighter Bomber at Ardmore...read more

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Was the T-34  in the 21st century in use in any way, shape, or form? There is plenty of video and photographic evidence of other T-34’s being involved in the Bosnian War and it is generally accepted that this was the last conflict in which the T-34 saw action.

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Stugs always seem to have such a smooth sounding engine compared to other tanks. Stugs the Germans were really harsh against many of the Russian and American tanks, so they did it successfully after the second world war, oh yes these are good tanks infantry support!

Stug III was...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 22, 2016

Starting and unloading of the Tiger II from the Saumur Tank Museum, at Rétromobile 2015, in Paris, with some stalling and flammes. What a wonderful sight! Truly an awesome machine. I could not even begin to imagine seeing one of these coming at you back in the day, especially if you were in an...read more

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The 3.7-cm Pak 35/36 was the standard German anti-tank gun at the outbreak of WWII, more than 15,000 such weapons had been completed in Germany by 1941, and although its penetrative performance was not particularly good, its mobility and ease of concealment made...read more

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Maybe you hadn't heard about this war movie before. This a Romanian drama movie set at the end of World War II. His original title is "Portile albastre ale orasului". It was directed by Mircea Muresan, written by Marin Preda, and starred by  Romeo Pop, Costel Constantin, Dan Nutu, among other...read more

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