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Humvee Facts: 35 Things To Know About The HMMWV

Manufactured by AM General, the High Mobility Multi-Purpose Wheeled Vehicle – or Humvee as it is often referred to – is a mobile, four-wheel-drive, diesel tactical vehicle and serves at…

Sinking Of The Leopoldville: Survival of WWII Vet Antonio Ralph Martinez

When Antonio Ralph Martinez joined the U.S. Army during the Second World War, he fully expected to have his share of excitement and danger. However, what he found exceeded his…

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Amazing Colorized WWII Photos

Alfred T. Palmer, Library of Congress A young U.S. Army Air Force member tests the machine gun on a YB-17 bomber. The B-17 was…

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Interesting Facts About The P-51 Mustang

One Of The Longest Fighter Missions Of The War Happened In A Mustang While the P-51 Mustang is thoroughly American, other allied pilots made good…

Top 20 Modern Battle Tanks

Leopard 2 Battle Tank Friedrich Böhringer The main battle tank—or in this case kampfpanzer—of the German Army, is the Leopard 2. As the name suggests,…

30 Military Aircraft Flying Right Now

Mil Mi-24 aka “Hind” Aircraft Master Sgt. Steven Turner, U.S. Air Force Country of Origin: Russia Role: Attack Helicopter …

Top 20 Military Uniform Patterns

ACU Universal Camouflage Pattern Spc. Ferdinand Rejano, U.S. Army The Army Combat Uniform’s Universal Camouflage Pattern, also…

10 Most Expensive Military Helicopters

Sikorsky UH-60 Black Hawk $21 Million Christopher Dewitt Developed by Sikorsky Aviation in 1979 to replace the Bell Iroquois, the Black Hawk…

World World 2 Facts: Did You Know These 29 Interesting Details?

Calvin Graham Was Youngest Decorated US Soldier at 12 Pearl Harbor Visitors Bureau “Green Boys” was a term given to soldiers who…

25 Military Vehicles That Civilians Can Own

Oshkosh L-ATV Oshkosh Defense With the US military’s fleet of HUMVEEs getting older, the DOD is looking for a potential replacement. The Oshkosh…

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