These infrequently shared photos re-contextualize the global conflict.
Ronald Ridgeway survived long years in a Vietnamese prisoner of war camp.
Chinese, British, and Portuguese forces combined couldn't take down Ching Shih.
Mary Roberts, Elaine Roe, Virginia Rourke, and Ellen Ainsworth continued to save lives even as mortar shells rained down around them.
The Butler family's contributions made our nation's birth possible.
The USS Indianola was pressed into service before her completion, yet she managed to serve with honor–and be the subject of a thrilling rescue mission.
The pressure was imminent. But the plans were hardly bulletproof.
Not only could the U-505 not sink other boats, its crew couldn't even sink the submarine themselves.
This tiny scout helicopter, made of plexiglass and metal, was part of a key "hunter-killer" team.
Rediscover the specialities of the Army and the Marine Corps.
How familiar are you with Operation Bodyguard?
Even the 'Desert Fox' couldn't escape Hitler's wrath.
Army Staff Sgt. Travis W. Atkins made the ultimate sacrifice to save his fellow troops.
He didn't get the nickname "Mad Jack" Churchill for nothing.
War is never this cool.
Meet the man who raises money to save military and police dogs.
The chocolate bar that helped defeat the Nazis.
Merian C. Cooper's spirit of adventure led him into two World Wars and Hollywood alike.
All the pieces fell into place for this rare historical event.
The fiery attack nearly burned the town to the ground—and stoked the flames of American rebellion.