Breaching the Siegfried Line and the Capture of Aachen, Germany

At 1805 hrs on September 11th 1944, a patrol led by Staff Sergeant Warner Holzinger of the United States 5th Armored Division crossed into Germany near the village of Stolzemburg, a few miles northeast of …

Operation Torch, the landings in North Africa

VICHY FRANCE Why would the allies (Great Britain and the USA) attack one of it’s allies ? The United States and France have been allied for hundreds of years, going back to 1778. After Nazi …