In the Philippines, Army Rangers liberated 513 prisoners of war three years after the Bataan Death March.
His stunning triumph at the 1936 Olympic Games captivated the world even as it infuriated the Nazis. Premiering May 1.
While the U.N. debated strategies for control of atomic energy, the U.S. Navy was preparing for nuclear tests on Bikini Island.
The decisions made by leaders and the escalation of bloodletting that finally ended World War II.
Two days in 1967 revealed a nation divided over a war that continues to haunt us.
Ten years after American troops arrived in South Vietnam, communists seized Saigon in an attack that brought the war to a startling conclusion.
General Douglas MacArthur led American troops in World Wars I and II before being fired by President Harry Truman during the Korean War.
The Battle of the Bulge was the biggest and bloodiest single battle American soldiers ever fought.