Tag: World War II

The Battle of Midway, Part Two

(Editor’s note: I apologize for the delay in posting. The UWC Online (University of Wisconsin Colleges Online) has been keeping me on my toes with work. I love it! The third and final part of this post will be up tonight or tomorrow!)

Misconceptions of WWII, Part Three

(Editor’s note: This is the final part of Chris Ketcherside’s series on myths relating to World War II. Thanks again for reading!!) — 6) Blitzkrieg = planes and tanks This is not so much a myth as it is a general perception, stemming from what German tactics appeared at the time, the principle weapons they

Misconceptions of WWII, Part Two

(Editor’s note: This is the second of a three-part series about popular misconceptions about World War II,written by a reenacting friend. The final post will be put up tomorrow. Enjoy!) — 3) The Allies won primarily through material and industrial power It’s likely I’ve dispelled this conception in the discussions above, but it is often