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Charles Howard: A Wild and Splendid Man

Norman Goldstein | Published: August 28, 2014 at 4:37 pm
An aristocratic title couldn’t keep the venturesome Earl of Suffolk from life on the razor’s edge in wartime Europe

American Battle Monuments Commission - Honoring U.S. War Dead

HistoryNet | Published: August 06, 2014 at 11:12 am
The American Battle Monuments Commission - ABMC - establishes and maintains permanent burial grounds on foreign soil for the United States' war dead. An interview.

MHQ Comments: Ultra Overlooked?

Published: August 05, 2014 at 5:27 am
Readers respond to MHQ Summer 2014

American Battle Monuments Commission's Services to the Public

HistoryNet | Published: August 04, 2014 at 5:30 pm
List of services to the public provided by the American Battle Monuments Commission to relatives of those interred in or memorialized at ABMC cemeteries and memorials.

WWII Heroes Win Gold

Published: July 10, 2014 at 3:23 pm
The Congressional Gold Medal has been approved for members of the Civil Air Patrol or CAP who served during WWII and to the legendary Doolittle Raiders.

Book Review: Alex's Wake, by Martin Goldsmith

HistoryNet Staff | Published: July 02, 2014 at 1:16 pm
In this very personal history Martin Goldsmith retraces the ultimately futile flight of his grandfather, his uncle and their fellow European Jews from the far-reaching grasp of Nazi persecution during the Holocaust.

Book Review: The Most Dangerous Man in America, by Mark Perry

HistoryNet Staff | Published: July 02, 2014 at 12:56 pm
Mark Perry reexamines the life and career of General Douglas MacArthur, among the best known -- and controversial -- American military leaders.

Book Review: Für Volk and Führer, by Erwin Bartmann

HistoryNet Staff | Published: July 02, 2014 at 12:39 pm
The late German Corporal Erwin Bartmann's memoir of service with one of the initial units of the wartime Waffen-SS offers an instructive glimpse into the heart of the Nazi war machine.

What Keeps Him On The Job: World War II Health & Safety Posters

Published: June 04, 2014 at 11:41 am
"Foods that count keep him on the job" (U.S. Government Printing Office/National Archives) Designed by H. Price around 1942 for the U.S. Public Health Service, these health and safety posters display ideal hygiene, diet, work and play habits for the …

War List: Overlooked Reasons Overlord Succeeded

Marc G. De Santis | Published: May 13, 2014 at 6:30 am
The backstory to victory on D-Day

Ask MHQ: Tracking Prisoners of War

Published: May 13, 2014 at 6:30 am
What happened to Japanese POWs?

MHQ Reviews: Noteworthy Books, Summer 2014

Published: May 13, 2014 at 6:30 am
The Lion's Gate On the Front Lines of the Six Day War by Steven Pressfield (Penguin, $29.95). Brief narratives set up some phases of the recounted conflict, but unfolding events are described almost entirely in participants' own words, rendered from …

Interview With WWII Museum President Nick Mueller

Published: April 30, 2014 at 4:08 pm
Nick Mueller spirited the National WWII Museum from its 1990 conception to its 2000 opening, then through the devastation wrought by Hurricane Katrina in 2005 and now into its current multimillion-dollar expansion campaign.

Book Review: The D-Day Atlas, by Charles Messenger

HistoryNet Staff | Published: April 30, 2014 at 12:26 pm
Reissued in paperback for the 70th anniversary of the Normany Invasion, Charles Messenger's D-Day Atlas is the authoritative summary of all things related to the operation, with succinct text, ample photos and comprehensive maps.

Book Review: Hanns and Rudolf, by Thomas Harding

HistoryNet Staff | Published: April 30, 2014 at 12:06 pm
This dual biography by Thomas Harding profiles Rudolf Höss, the wartime Kommandant of Auschwitz concentration camp, and Hanns Alexander, the Jewish leader of the British intelligence unit tasked with tracking down Nazis, including Hoss.

Band of Brothers' William J. 'Wild Bill' Guarnere Dies at 90

HistoryNet | Published: March 10, 2014 at 1:29 pm
William J. 'Wild Bill' Guarnere, a member of the 'Band of Brothers,'
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