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B-24 Liberators over Tours, 1944 (2 of 2)

B-24 Liberators over Tours, 1944 (2 of 2)

Consolidated B-24 Liberator (Crowood Aviation), Martin W. Bowman . A well balanced book that begins with a look at the development history of the B-24, before spending nine out of its ten chapters looking at the combat career of the aircraft in the USAAF, the US Navy and the RAF. How to cite this article:Rickard, J (15 April 2009), B-24 Liberators over Tours, 1944 (2 of 2) , http://www.

Kuma Class Light Cruiser

Kuma Class Light Cruiser

Kuma Class Light Cruiser Here we see a Kuma class light cruiser, originally completed in the early 1920s. This will be either Kuma or Tama, the only two to be given tripod main masts with aircraft handling cranes.

GENERAL ABNER DOUBLEDAY, USA - History

GENERAL ABNER DOUBLEDAY, USA - History

VITAL STATISTICSBORN: 1819 in Ballston Spa, NY.DIED: 1893 in Mendham, NJ.CAMPAIGNS: Fort Sumpter, Second Bull Run, South Mountain,Antietam, Fredericksburg, and Gettysburg.HIGHEST RANK ACHIEVED: Brigadier General.BIOGRAPHYAbner Doubleday was born in Ballston Spa, New York, on June 26, 1819. Graduating from the US Military Academy in 1842, he served in the Mexican War under Gen.

What is modern criticism of Nazism?

What is modern criticism of Nazism?

When I was studying, one student girl asked the teacher what is so bad with Nazism. She asked what's so bad if other peoples are exterminated? The teacher thought for a while and said that it would…

Captured Camels from Arab Enemies of Tiglath-pileser III

Captured Camels from Arab Enemies of Tiglath-pileser III

The woman on the left and the herd of camels behind her are part of a procession of prisoners and booty captured during one of the military campaigns of Tiglath-pileser III (reigned 744-727 BCE) against...

Pershing M26 Tank

Pershing M26 Tank

Pershing M26 replaced the Sherman Tank. 1945. It had a 90mm gun and its 500hp engine could achieve speeds of 30mph. The tank arrived too late to make much contribution to the war in Europe