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WW2 Air To Air Combat Ground Attack in Colour Color

WW2 dog fights and ground attack in colour color
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Heroes in the Sky is an intense airborne MMOTPS that combines high impact PVE and fast paced PVP as it chronicles the events from the beginning to the end of World War II. PVP combat is taken to a new level as players must not only worry about the basic dangers from the front, behind, and sides, but also from above and below. Heroes in the Sky is dog fighting at its finest; cannon fires, machine gun blasts, missiles, and bombs flood the skies as up to 16 players shoot it out for air superiority! If that isn’t enough, players will soar across the sky with WWII war planes. Cities to bomb, boats to sink, blimps to burst, and fighters to be torn asunder — all this and more unfold as players compete to become the top Ace in Heroes in the Sky. Heroes in the Sky will also feature some of the most famous WWII aircraft in history. Players will choose from a variety of intense and realistic planes including both experimental and field tested all while reliving history and participating in intense aerial combat. The free-to-play game features fast-paced aerial combat that embodies the intense danger akin to WWII dogfights. In Occupational War Game Mode, players will recreate critical battles of the European and Pacific front complete with WWII planes to help their side take control as they experience epic battles across the history of WWII from both sides! Players will find an easy-to-use upgrade system to help tweak planes and become the ultimate airborne marauder along with

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Tuesday, December 28th, 2010 World War 2 Planes 32 Comments

Japan Battleships prior to the attack on Pearl Harbor Part 2

Japan had 12 battleships prior to the start of World War II. With only one other started. The Battleship Shinano (Yamato Class) 72000 tons. After the start of the war, Japan saw the need for more aircraft carriers and the Shinano was converted to a aircraft carrier. She was the largest carrier until the launch of the USS Forrestal CV-59 that was launched in Dec. 1954. Japan would not build or launch another battleship after the Yamato in Sept. 1941. On the morning of Dec. 7th, 1941, Japan had the most powerful fleet. They had 2 of the largest battleships in the world – The Yamato & Musashi. Most people are mistaken in thinking the allies knew the true size of the Yamato and caliber of her main guns. This was not known until near the end and even after the war. When documents were discovered giving the true actual design facts on the Yamato class battleship. Oddly enough with Japan’s successful aircraft carrier attack on Pearl Harbor, they made the Yamato & Musashi obsolete! Neither battleship ever went in battleship on battleship type combat. The Yamato and Musashi mainly provided escort and bombardment during the war, right up until both were sunk by US carrier based aircraft. The only real ship to ship combat that either ship had action in was the Battle off Samar. When both the Yamato & Musashi were sunk, the loss of life was great. An estimated 2498 of the 2700 crew members on Yamato were lost, including Vice-Admiral Seiichi Itō, the fleet commander. The Musashi crew

Churchill’s secret weapon. Nazi Germany’s greatest foe. Ian Fleming’s inspiration. Discover how a hardware salesman from Canada changed the fate of nations and helped win World War Two. Sir Winston Churchill once said, “In war, the truth is so valuable that it must be protected by a bodyguard of lies.” At the outset of WWII, in the face of Nazi aggression and American apathy, the British PM required facts and fiction to achieve his goal of defending Great Britain. Churchill trusted one man above all others to generate both. That man was Sir William Stephenson, The True Intrepid. Stephenson changed the course of the Twentieth Century, yet even after his death he remains firmly in the shadows. From his early family life in Winnipeg to heroic deeds on the front lines of World War One, to his pivotal role during the cold war, Stephenson blazed a trail so unique that history is divided on how he should be remembered. Previous accounts of his life have been rife with factual errors, no accident when you consider Stephenson himself once said, “Nothing deceives like a document.” Now, for the first time ever, comes an accurate account of his work outside the established intelligence community where, under the guise of British Passport Control, his agents perfected coding, forgery, counter-espionage and propaganda, all with the intent of defeating Hitler’s military juggernaut. In this hour-long documentary, the life of a master spy is examined more closely than ever before
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Tuesday, December 14th, 2010 World War 2 Facts 13 Comments

1944 Attack on Peleliu – UNEDITED Raw Color Footage – Video

www.romanoarchives.tk 09-17-1944. Unpublished 16mm Kodachrome footage filmed in the Peleliu Isle by the Combat Camera Unit of the 5th Marines. Soundtrack performed by Anesthesiaadded (Demo Only) in 2009 by ROMANO-ARCHIVES. Editing by ROMANO-ARCHIVES. “SUBSCRIBING to this Channel is a MUST for researchers and RARE HISTORICAL FOOTAGE fans!!!” V. Romano This is a clip from the ROMANO-ARCHIVES’ new website “Unknown World War 2 in Color”-”The Pre-War Years” section. At www.webalice.it Visit also: romanoarchives.altervista.org A better quality silent version of this clip is available. Hi-Res videos from our Collections are available on DVD, CD or directly in your inbox. Clips and movies can also be downloaded from our servers using a PW or uploaded by us to your FTP.
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Bergen-Belsen concentration camp ( Anne Frank died here )
Video Rating: 4 / 5

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Sunday, December 5th, 2010 World War 2 Movies 25 Comments

Luftawaffe August attack in Stalingrad 1942 – Video

Luftawaffe attack in Stalingrad August 1942 Deutche Wochenshau Take a look inside my channel for more ww2 videos Thanks for Watching
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Saturday, December 4th, 2010 World War 2 Movies 5 Comments

Mosquito attack – one of the best planes of WW2

RAF Mosquitos set off on a mission to attack targets in occupied Europe. Great footage of take-off and low-level.

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Monday, November 29th, 2010 World War 2 Planes 25 Comments

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