World War Two

World War Two in the Pacific

World War Two in the Pacific

May 14, 2022
Japanese expansion in East Asia began in 1931 with the invasion of Manchuria and continued in 1937 with a brutal attack on China. On September…

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World War II Crossword Puzzles

World War II Crossword Puzzles

April 8, 2022
What people who don’t do them don’t realise about cryptic crosswords is that they’re a battle. They are mental combat between the setter and…

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Post World War Two

Post World War Two

March 23, 2022
A new 18-minute video and interactive Web site give perspective on the loss of human life across the globe during World War II. View the interactive…

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World War Two era

World War Two era

January 10, 2022
Staff writer Bridget Graf reports: The pilot of a World War II-era plane walked away uninjured from an emergency landing at Dallas Executive…

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World War Two Primary Sources

World War Two Primary Sources

August 14, 2021
With memories of 1932’s Bonus March, in which veterans of World War I marched on Washington, D.C. to demand early payment of a bonus for their…

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World War Two Pacific

World War Two Pacific

March 19, 2021
In December 1941 Japan attacked the United States at Pearl Harbor, Hawai i, causing the U.S. to enter World War II. Over two years would pass…

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World War Two Memorial Washington DC

World War Two Memorial Washington DC

October 28, 2020
Police are still putting the pieces together on what happened when gunfire was reported near the National Mall Tuesday afternoon. News4 s Jackie…

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World War Two porn

World War Two porn

October 4, 2020
During World War II, the Axis propaganda campaign took a turn for the bawdy when Japanese and German forces began distributing porno pamphlets…

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World War Two Veterans

World War Two Veterans

September 6, 2020
CHRISTIANSBURG, Va. — On his first night in his assisted-living home, Gunter Buhrdorf ate dinner with another World War II soldier. He was, for…

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Tanks of World War Two

Tanks of World War Two

July 31, 2020
This behemoth was based on the hull of the Tiger II Königstiger (translates to Bengal Tiger, but called King Tiger or Royal Tiger from a translation…

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World War Two Definition

World War Two Definition

July 19, 2020
Hiroshima top: aftermath of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima on August 6, 1945 bottom:contemporary photograph of the city Hiroshima Hi·ro·shi·ma…

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Where was World War Two?

Where was World War Two?

May 20, 2020
National Archives Dec. 7, 1941: The USS West Virginia is aflame after the surprise attack by the Japanese on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Dec. 7, 1941:…

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What years did World War Two end?

What years did World War Two end?

February 18, 2020
There has long been a scholarly debate about whether it was necessary for the United States to use atomic weapons to bring World War II to an…

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Effects of World War Two

Effects of World War Two

February 2, 2020
By World War II is often viewed as the last good war. In contrast to the wars that followed it — Korea and Vietnam, primarily World War II is…

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Weapons of World War Two

Weapons of World War Two

January 9, 2020
The x-class was a series of submarines built by the Royal Navy during the Second World War. These tiny submarines only displaced 30 tonnes of…

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World War Two uniforms

World War Two uniforms

November 26, 2019
1886 Blue uniform [edit] Resembling the Imperial German Army M1842/M1856 uniform, the dark blue single-breasted tunic had a low standing collar…

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World War Two participants

World War Two participants

September 27, 2019
During the Second World War some 375, men and women from African countries served in the Allied forces. They took part in campaigns in the Middle…

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World War Two Casualties

World War Two Casualties

May 10, 2019
The truly enormous scope of World War II is almost impossible to understand in hindsight. The war devastated vast swathes of Europe, East Asia…

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World War Two letters

World War Two letters

February 25, 2019
The four pages, unearthed 70 years after their origin, are stark in simplicity and detail: One young man, one typewriter, together aboard the…

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World War Two tanks

World War Two tanks

July 20, 2018
The Second World War witnessed the introduction of hundreds of cutting-edge and often bizarre weapons, many of which became quite famous. But…

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Beginning of World War Two

Beginning of World War Two

June 26, 2018
German troops shown marching through Warsaw after their invasion of Poland in September 1939. (National Archives and Records Administration)…

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