Books in Review – June 2016

Iron Cross Award Documents of World War II, by Brian Razkauskas (ISBN 978-0991442706, Kleinekill Press, P.O. Box 181, New Paltz, NY 12561;; Hardcover, 8.5” x 11”,  304 pages, fully illustrated in color and b/w; 2014, $110) Iron Cross … More »

Italian Cross for War Merit

By John Norris On May 23 1915, Italy declared war on the Austro-Hungarian Empire. In doing so, it became the latest country to become involved the pan-European war that was expanding to become a world-wide war. There was a long … More »

US Infantry to receive recoilless rifles

U.S. Army infantry platoons will soon have the 84mm Carl Gustaf recoilless rifle as a permanently assigned weapon. Service officials completed conditional materiel release authorization late last year, making the M3 Multi-Role Anti-Armor Anti-Personnel Weapon System an organic weapon system … More »