Tag Archives: WWII

Maternal Instinct: Why the Ma Deuce .50 Caliber Machine Gun Still Dominates

The Browning M2 machine gun is one bad mother of a weapon. It packs a punch that few forget, whether… View Article

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Ugly But Effective: How the Sten Gun Became a WWII Workhorse

In the early days of World War II, the British developed a weapon that looked like it was bashed together… View Article

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Celebrating The American Worker: Building the Great Arsenal for Democracy

A few months ago, I had the opportunity to visit the National D-Day Memorial in Bedford, Virginia. Hanging there amongst… View Article

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The Original Click Bait: Identifying Friend or Foe with the WWII Cricket Clicker

During Operation Overlord, the WWII D-Day Invasion into Normandy, France on June 6th 1944, American Paratroopers carried a signaling device… View Article

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Operation Overlord: A Photo Tour of the National D-Day Memorial in Bedford, VA

We recently had the privilege of visiting the National D-Day Memorial in Bedford, Virginia, which honors the Allied forces that… View Article

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Operation Overlord: The Day of Days

“… these men came here – British and our allies, and Americans – to storm these beaches for one purpose… View Article

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New ITS WWII D-Day Morale Patch Collection Added to the ITS Store

On June 6, 1944, Allied Forces launched their invasion of the German-occupied western Europe. Code named Operation Overlord, this successful… View Article

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Squawk Box Broadcast 015: On Mental Tranquility, Thinking Like a Fighter Pilot and Overlanding in a Sports Car

The Squawk Box Broadcast aims to highlight a few of the stories that have caught our attention recently. It’s also… View Article

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Military History: Examining the Elite Axis Waffen SS and Finnish Guerrillas

“If you know your enemies and know yourself, you will not be imperiled in a hundred battles.” – Sun Tzu,… View Article

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Squawk Box Broadcast 008: History, High-Tech Vehicles and How-To’s

The Squawk Box Broadcast aims to highlight a few of the stories that have caught our attention recently. It’s also… View Article

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