One Pilot, Two World Wars, And The Killing of King Kong

    Merian C. Cooper's spirit of adventure led him into two World Wars and Hollywood alike.

    by Logan Nye, We Are the Mighty

    That Time the Royal Navy Burned an American City to the Ground

    The fiery attack nearly burned the town to the ground—and stoked the flames of American rebellion.

    by Logan Nye, We Are the Mighty

    A Missing Tuskegee Airman's Remains Were Identified After 74 Years

    Captain Lawrence Dickson was just 24 when his red-tailed P-51 Mustang fighter was downed in 1944. 

    by Blake Stilwell, We Are the Mighty

    The Last American Troop Killed in WWII Died After the War Ended

    Tragically, one last American life was lost between the announcement of Japan's surrender and the signing of the document.

    by Tim Kirkpatrick, We Are the Mighty

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