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May 13, 2011

WWII History for May 13

May 13, 1940 – Winston Churchill told Britain’s Parliament that “I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears, and sweat.”

December 20, 2009

WWII Reenacting for Women

With an audience as large and diverse as WWarII.com, it’s pretty much a given that some of you readers are reenactors, like me. And if you’ve entered the world of...

December 20, 2009

Zhukov Archives

As a resource no longer available online I have saved the website zhukov.mitsi.com about Georgi Konstantinovich Zhukov and the eastern front and made it available on the WWarII archives. Below...

July 13, 2009

World War II History for July 13

Audio Clip: BBC Charles Gardner Reports On Convoy Attack & Dogfight (14 July 1940) Today in WWII History World War II History for July 13 13 July 1941 – Britain...

June 9, 2009

World War II History for June 9

Today in WWII History World War II History for June 9 9 Jun 1940 – Norway surrendered to the Nazis during World War II. 9 Jun 1944 – The Russian...

June 2, 2009

World War II History for June 2

Today in WWII History World War II History for June 2 Damaged B-17 96th BG, 8th AF at Poltava, Russia (22 JUN 1944). Part of Operation Frantic. 2 JUN 1944...

January 27, 2009

Precise Soviet WWII Death Toll Project

Medvedev orders precise Soviet WWII death toll IRINA TITOVA – Published January 27, 2009 – The Olympian Russian President Dmitry Medvedev on Tuesday ordered officials to determine the precise Soviet...

January 8, 2009

World War II History for January 8

Today in WWII History World War II History for January 8 8 JAN 1936 – Japan said it would withdraw from the London Naval Conference unless it won the right...

November 30, 2008

World War II History for November 30

World War II History for November 30 1939 – The Soviet Union attacked Finland. the Red Army crosses the Soviet-Finnish border with 465,000 men and 1,000 aircraft. Helsinki was bombed,...

November 19, 2008

World War II History for November 19

Today in WW II History World War II History for November 19 1940 – Hitler urges Spain to grab Gibraltar Adolf Hitler tells Spanish Foreign Minister Serano Suner to make...

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