WWII Luftwaffe Badges

They denoted both skill and valor by Chris William When Adolf Hitler and his Nazi regime began their war of European conquest, one of the Wehrmacht’s (military) sections that was to play a key role in the new form of … More »

WWII Dust Respirators

After mechanization, an indispensable piece of equipment By Harold Rartzburg It is uncommon to see a WWII display of U.S. GI equipment that includes a dust mask or respirator. Admittedly, you don’t see them much in combat photos of the … More »

Soldiers & Sports

The role of sports in our nation’s military history has deep roots, thought to help in building camaraderie and a strong body By Paul Post   Rare, early 20th century athletic gear, photos, sculptures and trophies are part of an … More »