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Ambush in Mogadishu: Interview with General Thomas Montgomery

American Aircraft of WWII – This site covers virtually all U.S. aircraft designed or used during World War II. All photos are believed to be at least 50 years old and in the public domain.

Blackhawk Down Table of Contents – The Battle of Mogadishu

USS Enterprise CV-6 - The most decorated ship of the Second World War, Enterprise changed the very course of a war she seemed to have been expressly created for.

Guadalcanal

Guadalcanal Journal Transcript

The Guadalcanal Campaign – The Guadalcanal Campaign – 7 August 1942 to 8 February 1943

HyperWar Guadalcanal Campaign Contents – The first American-Allied counter-offensive: the bloody, drawn-out struggle dubbed “Operation Shoestring”.

HyperWar First Offensive Guadalcanal – The Marine Campaign for Guadalcanal (Marines in World War II Commemorative Series). Great Pictures.

A tribute to The Cactus Air Force – Guadalcanal air battles and airmen during the 1942 campaign – All about the U.S. Marine, Navy, and Army Air Corps pilots who defended Guadalcanal in 1942 (World War II). Includes: history, photos, paintings, references.

MILITARY HISTORY – Pacifica Military History – Pacifica Military History publishes an impressive array of modern mililtary history books, chiefly combat narratives and first-person battle accounts. Our military history books cover land, naval, and aviation history.

A Marine Diary My Experiences on Guadalcanal – Rube Garrett’s Diary tells the story of the 11th Marines artillery, 1st Marine Division on Guadalcanal in WWII and the campaign in the Solomons which marked the turning point of the Pacific war. Army, Navy and the USMC Cactus Air Force defeated Japanese forces in six months of fighting during World War Two.

Naval Air War In The Pacific – Visual history of U.S. Navy and Marine air units in WWII Pacific. Includes photos, paintings, and text covering the men, aircraft, carriers, tactics, and battles.

NavSource Online Aircraft Carrier Photo Archive – If you love aircraft carriers, this is the site.

The Pacific Theater – Up The Ladder! – Maps

NavSource.Org Main Page – Images, History, Crew Contacts, Building, Service And Final Fate Information. The Largest US Navy Warship Photo Collection On The Internet

World War II Poster Collection from Northwestern University Library – The Government Publications Department at Northwestern University Library has a comprehensive collection of over 300 posters issued by U.S. Federal agencies from the onset of war through 1945.

Medal of Honor Citations Vietnam War

Medal of Honor Citations

Military Firearms Links – This is the most complete and well organized table on the web listing pistols, rifles, submachine guns, assault rifles, machine guns, ammo and more. Divided into easy to find sections it helps understand the many M numbers (like M-1911 or M-1 and how they relate to more common names like Army Automatic or Thompson. Covers most popular US weapons, plus some from other countries as well. Many firearms have multiple photos from official and private sources.

Military Curio and Relics: A Weapons Gallery – Military weapons are tangible pieces of history. This Website is dedicated to their study, care and preservation. The following pages include firearms from around the world, encompassing the Black Powder era through World War Two, and beyond.

Philadelphia Online Blackhawk Down – The Battle of Mogadishu

The Battle of Peleliu – Peleliu was a fight to capture an airstrip on a far-flung speck of coral in the western Pacific.

36th Infantry Division Association History Menu – 36th Infantry Division Association History

Special Forces Search Engine – A Green Beret, Special Operations, SEAL, Ranger, Air Commando and Marine Raider Specific Directory that users can add and modify their own sites.

SearchMil.com – Over 1 million military pages indexed and ranked in order of popularity.

The U.S. Army Center of Military History

The Sight’s Vietnam War Links

 


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