Tag: world war 2

Jul 7, 2022

Inside Fordlandia: Henry Ford’s Failed Amazon City

Inside Fordlandia: Henry Ford's Failed Amazon City

Learn how Henry Ford’s dream quickly turned into a nightmare.

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Dec 2, 2021

Moonshiners and Allied Spies Wore Special Shoes to Avoid Being Tracked

Moonshiners and Allied Spies Wore Special Shoes to Avoid Being Tracked

These shoes were made for walking (sneakily)

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Oct 15, 2020

75 Years Ago, Japan Surrendered and Canada Signed in the Wrong Place

75 Years Ago, Japan Surrendered and Canada Signed in the Wrong Place

They said they were sorry

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Aug 24, 2020

This Smoke Curtain was Used During WWII to Hide Naval Ships During Battle

This Smoke Curtain was Used During WWII to Hide Naval Ships During Battle

Titanium tetrachloride (FM) rapidly creates dense white smoke when it comes into contact with damp air

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Oct 31, 2019

Canadian Army Unit Takes Apart Jeep in Under 90 Seconds

Canadian Army Unit Takes Apart Jeep in Under 90 Seconds

Oh and they put it back together too in roughly the same amount of time!

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Aug 8, 2019

104-Year-Old Holocaust Survivor’s 400 Descendants Gather for Historic Family Photo

104-Year-Old Holocaust Survivor's 400 Descendants Gather for Historic Family Photo

Shoshana Ovitz’s birthday wish was for her entire family to gather at the Western Wall

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Jun 27, 2019

Bryan Cranston Narrates Letters from D-Day Over Restored HD Footage

Bryan Cranston Narrates Letters from D-Day Over Restored HD Footage

These heartfelt letters read over rare battle footage will give you chills

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Jun 18, 2019

Using Sand from Omaha Beach to Make These Heroes’ Names More Visible

Using Sand from Omaha Beach to Make These Heroes' Names More Visible

Gone but never forgotten

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May 7, 2019

Holocaust Survivors in Same Line at Auschwitz Meet 72 Years Later

Holocaust Survivors in Same Line at Auschwitz Meet 72 Years Later

They were in line only 10 people apart and just met for the first time, 72 years later

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Dec 4, 2018

80 Years Later

80 Years Later

Brandenburg Gate is considered not only as a symbol of the tumultuous history of Europe and Germany, but also of European unity and peace

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