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Corpsman Hitler…
United States Navy?

Adolf Hitler’s own nephew ended up in the US Navy in World War II, waging war against his uncle’s Third Reich. Read more


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WWII Mascots of Land, Sea, and Sky

Meet some of the animal companions that lifted the spirits of America’s WWII fighting men.

 
 


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Cobra King: Where Is She Today?

World War II’s most famous US tank—the one that broke German siege lines at Bastogne 70 years ago in the Bulge—is restored and ready for display. She’s just waiting for the museum where she’ll rest to be constructed.


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Hard Times in Hürtgen Forest

View World War II combat photos of American GIs fighting the grueling Battle of Germany’s Hürtgen Forest (often spelled Huertgen or Hurtgen) in 1944.