Tag: war

Jul 11, 2018

102 Year Old Holocaust Survivor Meets Nephew After Thinking His Entire Family Died

102 Year Old Holocaust Survivor Meets Nephew After Thinking His Entire Family Died

Eliahu Pietruszka escaped from Poland at the beginning of the second world war thinking his entire family had perished

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Apr 4, 2018

Why Ships Used This Camouflage In World War I

Why Ships Used This Camouflage In World War I

A brief history of dazzle camouflage

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Mar 21, 2018

US Soldiers in Vietnam Hearing a Radio Report That They’re Going Home

US Soldiers in Vietnam Hearing a Radio Report That They’re Going Home

An emotional scene from the documentary film, “Dear America: Letters Home from Vietnam”

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Feb 6, 2018

10,317 Days Later, The Berlin Wall Has Been Down Longer Than It Stood

10,317 Days Later, The Berlin Wall Has Been Down Longer Than It Stood

For more than 28 years, the Berlin Wall stood as one of the most powerful symbols of the Cold War

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Jan 26, 2018

How One Soldier’s Ingenious Invention Saved Thousands of Allied Lives

How One Soldier’s Ingenious Invention Saved Thousands of Allied Lives

During the evacuation of Gallipoli in WWI, an invention was constructed on the battlefield to deceive the enemy

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Dec 15, 2017

The Fascinating Hidden History of London Railings

The Fascinating Hidden History of London Railings

There’s a surprising link between railings and the capital’s wartime past

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Aug 28, 2017

A Brief History of the Rise and Fall of the Berlin Wall

A Brief History of the Rise and Fall of the Berlin Wall

On August 13, 1961, construction workers began tearing up streets and erecting barriers in Berlin. This night marked the beginning of one of history’s most infamous dividing lines: the Berlin Wall

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