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February 24, 2011

WWII: A Fascinating period of History

 The early days of World War II when England stood alone makes for very interesting reading and is a lot of fun for a historical fiction writer to explore.  That’s what Those Who Dare is–historical fiction, which means it’s all true except for the parts I made up.

October 11, 2010

POW Interview: Rudy Froeschle

Interview with WWII veteran Rudy Froeschle, a Bomber pilot who joined the 384th Bomb Group, 544th Fighter Squadron in 1943. During his 2nd mission in Stuttgart, Germany his plane was gunned down and he was held captive for over two years.

February 19, 2010

World War II History for February 19

Today in WWII History World War II History for February 19 Audio Clip: 02.18.1943 Soong Mei-Ling Appeals to Congress to Aid Chinese Nationalists

02.19.1932 – The Sino-Japanese dispute was...

September 8, 2009

Guide to German Soldiers Equipment

This reference work is an excellent source as a visual encyclopedia of the German soldiers equipment during World War II.

August 27, 2009

World War II History for August 27

Audio Clip: 1939-08-27 CBS HV Kaltenborn Reports On The Eve Of War in Europe Today in WWII History World War II History for August 27 1939 – Nazi Germany demanded...

July 14, 2009

World War II History for July 14

Audio: General Charles de Gaulle urges America to Join the Allies (14 July 1941) A 1942 WWII photo portrait of General Charles de Gaulle of the Free French Forces and...

May 22, 2009

World War II History for May 22

Today in WWII History Audio Clip: For this memorial day weekend we bring you a couple clips. The first clip is a news report from 1941 about the sinking of...

May 20, 2009

World War II History for May 20

Today in WWII History World War II History for May 20 20 May 1940 – Germans break through to English Channel at Abbeville, France In reaching Abbeville, German armored columns,...

May 8, 2009

World War II History for May 8

Today in WWII History Audio Clip: Victory in Europe -VE- Day – NBC Special Broadcast (56min)

World War II History for May 8 8 May 1943 – The Germans...

April 17, 2009

World War II History for April 17

Today in WWII History World War II History for April 17 17 Apr 1941 – The Yugoslav army surrendered to Germany and signed a formal capitulation in Belgrade. 17 Apr...

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