World War II
D-Day - The Destruction of the German War Machine
A video commemorating the D-Day Anniversary told through the words of the supreme Allied commander, Army Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower.
75 Years Later, D-Day Vets Remember
Seventy-five years ago, nearly 160,000 Allied troops embarked on D-Day, the greatest military mission in history, which turned the tide
The 77th Anniversary of the Battle of Midway
June 4, 2019 marks the 77th Anniversary of the Battle of Midway, which changed the course of World War II
Veteran Vividly Recalls D-Day 75 Years Later
John E. Bistrica was part of the 1st Infantry Division wave that stormed Omaha Beach on D-Day. Listen to him
Germany Suffered Big Losses at the Hands of the P-38
In just one month, the allies shot down over 400 German planes, while losing only 36.
How the P-38 Flew Faster and Higher Than Its Rivals
The P-38 featured a revolutionary design that enabled it to travel higher and faster than any other American fighter plane
UH-60 Black Hawk Helicopter Flies over Normandy
Footage from a flight in a UH-60 "Black Hawk" helicopter over Omaha and Utah beaches in Normandy, France, June 1,
The MG42 - Hitler's Buzzsaw
As Soldiers advanced onto the beaches of Normandy during D-Day, June 6, 1944, they encountered the MG42 machine gun.
Bugler Plays Taps for D-Day 75
U.S. Army Band member plays Taps during a ceremony at the Normandy American Cemetery.
"That's All Brother" on Sumpter Smith Flight Line
The C-47 "That's All Brother" on the flight line April 9, 2019 at Sumpter Smith Air National Guard Base.