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From the beer halls of Munich to the Nuremberg rallies with 700,000 people. How Hitler used his power of speech.
Hitler died by suicide on 30th April, 1945. Find out what happened to Hitler’s body after Hitler’s death.
Video footage that shows Auschwitz in the days after it was liberated. Viewer discretion advised
Just days after victory was declared over Nazi Germany in 1945 and the end of World War Two was reached, Winston Churchill surprised his Chiefs of Staff by demanding a plan be drawn up for war with USSR/Russia.
How did survivors of the holocaust make it home after they were liberated? The truth is not many did, so what exactly did they go through?
Stanisława Leszczyńska When Stanisława Leszczyńska completed her midwifery degree never could she have imagined the impact it would have or the legacy it would leave. She
Whilst taking the war to Hitler, Churchill was constantly engaged in a private inner-battle. That of manic depression. The ‘British Bulldog’ constantly struggled with what he referred to as his “Black Dog”.
Inside Hitlers bunker The Fuhrerbunker was a vast air raid shelter located in the centre of Berlin where Hitler lived during the final weeks of
Albert Goering biography When looking at WWII there are few names shrouded in more infamy than Goering. As Reichsmarschall, Hermann Goering was the highest rank
When it comes to the total number of deaths one person is responsible for Hitler is hard to top (beaten only by Stalin and Mao). The number of
You’re probably only just realising this… but you’ve (probably) never heard Hitler’s ‘normal’ voice before. That is to say, we only now hear his voice through the videos and recording of his rallying speeches.
When looking at Hitler’s use of children in the WW2 a pattern eventually emerges. As Hitler became more desperate, the Hitler Youth became more involved. By the
After WW2 Germany After the war was over there was the potential that Germany would have a generation of fascist Nazi sympathisers holding onto unfavourable
Greece in WW2 Has the role of the Greeks in WW2 been unjustly overlooked and disregarded? The Greek mainland was occupied by the axis armies on April
Delving into the life of Paula Hitler tantalises us with the prospect of a totally unique viewpoint and knowledge on the Fuhrer. Perhaps it will portray a side rarely told in the history book and movies. After reading around the topic for this post, I think there certainly some truth to this.
A thread has recently blown up on Reddit which asked the question: Germans, Japanese, and Italians of Reddit, What did you learn about WW2 in
It is rare that one gets the chance to write a light-hearted piece on WWII, doubly so when the topic is prison camps. That is, however, precisely what I am able to do here though.
The agent used in Operation Mincemeat was worlds away from the charming and sophisticated agent popular culture often likes to depict – he was a semi-literate tramp from Aberbargoed, Wales. This agent’s name was Glyndwr Michael. Whats more is that Michael was already dead when he successfully carried out his mission.
It looks much like you’d expect: there was a lot of opportunistic looting after a battle. Sometimes, if the armour was old or broken, and
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