British documentary films like London Can Take It! and Words for Battle helped prepare Americans to enter the war.
The National Museum of the Pacific War in Fredericksburg, Texas, reopened on December 7, 2009, after a $15.5 million expansion. Take a look at the highlights of the museum's collection.
As part of World War II magazine's exploration of what will be lost when those who witnessed history are no longer able to share their memories, we asked readers to share stories they had heard from loved ones who served in the war.
Photographs of men from the 101st Airborne Division, who led the way on D-Day by parachuting into Normandy before the amphibious invasion.