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World war ii is one of the most well-known and infamous conflicts in history, so it's understandable that it would become a well-trodden subject among filmmakers and a favourite of audiences. The latest tweets from ww2 tweets from 1940 (@realtimewwii) i livetweet the second world war as it happened on this day in 1940 & for 5 years to come (2nd time around) created by alwyn collinson, [email protected] britain. The battle of prokhorovka was the largest tank engagement in history over 1,100 tanks, afvs, and spgs were destroyed in just a few hours. If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the faq by clicking the link above you may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed to start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below.
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World war ii was the biggest and deadliest war in history, involving more than 30 countries sparked by the 1939 nazi invasion of poland, the war dragged on for six bloody years until the allies. He was born on october 26, 1918 in arkansas his parents cornelius and linnie were also both born in arkansas his father worked as a farmer and later as a us mail carrier. About the project the fallen of world war ii is an interactive documentary that examines the human cost of the second world war and the decline in battle deaths in the years since the war.
(image source) from 1939 to 1945, the largest conflict the world has ever known raged on relentlessly beginning in europe, before taking in asia, africa, america and the pacific, world war two saw over 60 million deaths and countless lives blighted. Ww2 us tanks and armored cars the evolution, innovations, campaigns and battles, tactics of the us army and us marine corps armored fighting vehicles.