Today in History: D-Day

Today (June 6) in 1944, General Dwight D. Eisenhower directed history’s largest invasion force to land on the beaches of Normandy in France. Although the invasion didn’t go exactly as planned, it was still a major victory in the effort to free Europe from the Nazis. Products in Our Catalog about World War II Below [Read More…]

Featured Subject: World War II

Yesterday, December 7, 1941—a date which will live in infamy—the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked by naval and air forces of the Empire of Japan. … As commander in chief of the Army and Navy I have directed that all measures be taken for our defense. But always will our whole [Read More…]