Tagged With World War 2

Why Coca-Cola invented Fanta in Nazi Germany


How a meat truck driver helped solve one of WWII's most enduring mysteries


Godzilla was birthed from the devastation in Japan after the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings. Here's how a real fishing-boat disaster inspired the fictional monster.



How Soviet troops taunted the Nazis during their final drive to Berlin in World War II


12 photos of the Tuskegee Airmen — the historic African-American World War II aviators who paved the way for the full integration of the US military


It's been 76 years since the World War II battle that set the stage for Japan's defeat -- and changed naval warfare forever



73 years ago a war photographer snapped the most iconic image of World War II -- here's the story of the battle behind the photo


79 years ago, the British won a surprise victory over Nazi Germany in the first major naval battle of World War II


These haunting photo overlays capture the horrors of D-Day


Vivid colour photos from the Great Depression show life in one of America's darkest times


9 books the US Army's top officer recommends to help understand World War II


Declassified photos show the US's final preparations for the nuclear attacks on Hiroshima and Nagasaki



It's been 74 years since Hiroshima — the moment the US deployed the most powerful weapon known to man


Everything we know about the new 'Call of Duty,' which is returning to World War II


What it was like in the room when Nazi Germany finally surrendered to end World War II in Europe


You have to break codes to get cocktails at this spy-themed bar



The incredible origin of the 'carrots make you see better' myth


The incredible story of one doctor who saved the lives of a million soldiers


Nazi Germany said this anti-war movie was 'cinematographic enemy number one'


Vivid colour photos from the Great Depression show life in one of America's darkest times