This site features information about the worldwide military conflict of World War II, which involved 61 countries and lasted from 1939-1945. Links to additional World War II resources are also provided.
These preserved trenches from World War I in France were dug in the deep woods, giving soldiers the cover they needed during battle. Today they are empty but for a couple of inches of snow, and the scene is peaceful and serene.
Discount stores date back to the late 1940s and early 1950s, just after the end of World War II. They were conceived during the post-war economic boom, to serve the consumer needs of baby boomer families.
Antique airplanes are reminiscent of an era gone by. This photo shows the rotary motor and wooden propeller of a red World War I era biplane that is on display at the Air & Space Museum in San Diego's Balboa Park.
Authorities in Massachusetts are investigating who was behind an act of vandalism on Monday at a World War II memorial that left the site covered in an oily substance.
Travis Fedschun. Fox News. Tue, 19 Mar 2019 15:37:03 GMT.
A 91-year-old woman, from Brighton, has received a gallantry award 74 years after saving her entire village in Italy from being executed as a teen during World War Two.
Daily Mail. Tue, 19 Mar 2019 11:59:36 +0000.
The announcement by Pope Francis that Vatican files relating to the pontificate of Pius XII during World War II will be made public next year, has rekindled interest in that Pope's controversial dealings with the Nazis.
Irish Independent. Sun, 17 Mar 2019 18:14:59 +0000.
Ernie Andrus, who served in the Navy in World War II, was celebrated back in 2016 when, at the age of 93, he became the oldest person ever to run across America, making the trip from San Diego all the way to St. Simons Island, Georgia. ...
CBS News. Sun, 17 Mar 2019 14:04:31 +0000.