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Final stop

Go home Ivan, you’re drunk… A Soviet BT-7-2 has crashed into a phone pole, the driver having trouble controlling it after losing the track on the right side. 180 more words

Eastern Front

Shipwreck of Castelia Found

Combat divers have discovered the wreck of the Castelia, a freighter that was believed to be carrying royalty when it went down.

“This is an unbelievable find,” said Waterbank historian Sketch Sun. 65 more words

Crime Blotter

Wrecks, sunken treasures lie under Albania's coastal waters By Fox News

“Wrecks, sunken treasures lie under Albania’s coastal waters” Descending beneath the waves, the cloudy first few meters quickly give way to clear waters and an astonishing sight — dozens, perhaps hundreds, of tightly packed ancient vases lie on the seabed, testament to some long-forgotten trader’s unfortunate voyage more than 1,600 years ago. 7 more words


Royal visit

Orléans, France, late June 1940. The wreck of a French Potez 63.11, the reconnaisance version in the Potez family of twin-engined heavy fighters and light bombers, has ended up on the Pont Royal bridge. 80 more words

Early War

Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s craziest Pocono memory was this terrifying crash

With Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s last race at Pocono Raceway before retiring from full-time racing, he’s been reflecting on some of his best memories from the track, including that his two wins there mean so much… 261 more words


Same same but different

Two knocked out Schwerer Panzerspähwagen (heavy reconnaisance car) Sd.Kfz. 231 8-Rad (left) and 6-Rad (right), France, 18 June 1940. The one to the left is the eight-wheeled version, while the other is the six-wheeled. 144 more words

Early War

The Wrong Turn

It isn’t every day that a writer has a story land practically right in their lap, but that is exactly what happened to me.

It was a rather nice late August day, not as humid as your average summer day in middle Tennessee. 514 more words