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Nazis exaggerated Dresden bombing death toll

Nazis claimed that as many as 500,000 people died in the Allied bombing of Dresden, but German historians have found that the actual number was actually closer to 25,000. Allied critics have claimed that the attack constituted a war crime which had no strategic aim since Germany was already close

Soldier’s frontline diary from WWII found in loft

A diary belonging to a WWII British army corporal who took part in the Allied invasion of Sicily has been found in a loft. In his diary, Mr Gillespie describes the death of two young soldiers who were killed as they raised their heads above a parapet. On returning to base later

Military uniforms of WWII

Here is an interesting site where someone has created  Photoshopped images of himself wearing all of the Allied and Axis Captain uniforms from WWII. I never thought there were so many different kinds. This contributor says "My hobby deals strictly with World War II militaria & insignia. However, rather than collecting the

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