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Wimbledon v The Battle of Britain

Debate ignited across social media platforms earlier today upon Kensington Palace’s announcement that William and Kate will attend quarterfinal matches at Wimbledon on Wednesday, but that… 929 more words


Links to Anime Season Reviews and the Battle of Gettysburg

At this point, I’d usually review the anime I’ve watched from this season and rate them from one to five stars.  This sort of season review might still come about on Medieval Otaku, but I already have reviews up for every show except  310 more words


Americus, Georgia, 1941

There are very few pictures of a PT-17 flying over Americus, Georgia, in 1941. I had found one yesterday. It was before December 7th, 1941. 362 more words


GP Cox reblogged this on Pacific Paratrooper and commented:

Pierre not only found this photo, more information was discovered and is in his later posts! Enjoy!!

But Can I Keep My Torpedo?

As you may know, German authorities are really touchy when it comes to gun control. Sort of. But it doesn’t just stop there. They totally freak out and call the… 87 more words


This Week in #WW2 - Operation Cartwheel

One consequence of Cartwheel was a lesson in future strategy. By establishing a “step-by-step” approach to invasion, the Allies unwittingly gave the Japanese time to regroup and establish their next line of defense. 412 more words


British Hero Who Saved Children From Holocaust Remembered By Local Survivor

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — A British man who became a hero when he saved hundreds of children from the Holocaust has died at the age of 106. 334 more words


Unalaska (WWII remains part of the scenery)

During WWII Unalaska had all its native Alaskans removed from the island and there was a great military buildup to protect its Ice free, deep water port. 53 more words