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The WWII Flying Superfortress – B-29

The WWII Flying Superfortress – B-29

The date is 1944, and the war in Europe has finally begun to turn against Nazi Germany. Over in the Pacific, the United States has also finally turned the tide against the Japanese onslaught across the South Pacific region, and a bloody island hopping campaign has driven the Japanese closer and closer to home. The …

Raid on Marshall Islands: Anatomy of Decisive WWII Victory | Battle 360 | History

Raid on Marshall Islands: Anatomy of Decisive WWII Victory | Battle 360 | History

NARRATOR: February 1, 1942. The days of training and patrolling are over. Time to take the fight to the enemy. Target, Wotje Island, Central Pacific in the Marshall Islands chain. Objective, deny the Japanese a base for possible invasion of the Hawaiian Islands. Strategy, destroy Japanese airstrips, fuel storage tanks, ammunition dumps, and antiaircraft batteries. …

Scary Military Sounds

Scary Military Sounds

War is hell, and it can be one hell of a scary place to be. Thanks to a wide assortment of weapons and munitions, there’s a plethora of terrifying ways to meet your maker. But what are some of the scariest war sounds ever recorded? Stay tuned and find out. 500 Pound Bomb The 500 …