6 May 2015
The funding would convert the Shanghai warehouse into a memorial museum complex to commemorate the heralded 1937 Nationalist defense.
20 Apr 2015
A tall spire is to be erected at Canwick Hill south of Lincoln, England, United Kingdom to honour the 25,611 Bomber Command servicemen who lost their lives.
19 Apr 2015
Scuttled after Operation Crossroads research, the light carrier had been lost until found and identified by NOAA in 2015.
18 Apr 2015
US military hopes to identify at least 60% of the 388 unknown dead from USS Oklahoma with modern understandings of DNA.
21 Mar 2015
The 2015 calendar in commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the Allied victory of WW2 published by the Ministry of National Defense of the Republic of China (Taiwan) is available for download.
4 Mar 2015
Software executive Paul Allen announced the discovery of the wreck of battleship Musashi.
3 Jan 2015
A second WW2-era German underground manufacturing complex was discovered in Austria, likely a site planned for atomic and biological weapons production.
1 Jan 2015
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Lt. Gen. Lewis B. "Chesty" Puller, at Guadalcanal