This site features information about the worldwide military conflict of World War II, which involved 61 countries and lasted from 1939-1945. Links to additional World War II resources are also provided.
Learn about the European battles of World War II on this helpful website, which also includes photographs and historical information about many important battles.
Discount stores date back to the late 1940s and early 1950s, just after the end of World War II. They were conceived during the post-war economic boom, to serve the consumer needs of baby boomer families.
The Joint Chiefs of Staff was officially formed after World War II by the National Security Act of 1947. The site contains news and photographs of the U.S. Military, as well as a link to the National Military Strategic Plan for the War on Terrorism. There are also links to all the other branches of the Military and to the specific combatant commands around the world.
This public, co-educational research university is located in Columbia, South Carolina. From its founding in 1801 and its original quadrangle of buildings that make up the Horseshoe, through the years of Civil War, Reconstruction and World War II, the university has persevered and transformed into a major research university that still is dedicated to educating South Carolinians.
The following articles provide recent world war-related news.
President Obama will become the first sitting U.S. president to visit Hiroshima Friday. Around 140,000 lives were lost when an atomic bomb was dropped on the city near the end of World War II, and some of them were American. ...
CBS News. Saturday, 17 Apr 2021 17:06:10 -0400.
Let us pause to remember and honor the "Ghost Army," the top secret World War II-era Army unit that staged 20 daring and deceptive operations near the front lines of Europe. ...
Jennifer Harper. Washington Times. Tuesday, 13 Apr 2021 18:16:06 -0400.