CORRECTING THE RECORD
An Open Letter to the Airborne Community on the History of OPERATION NEPTUNE June 6, 1944, Randy Hils, USAAF Troop Carrier Historian
Ambrose and the British coxswains, Kevan Elsby
Vietnam and post-traumatic stress, Sally Satel, New York Times editorial, March 4, 2004.
The Rescue of Pfc. Jessica Lynch (Politics During Wartime), Michael DeLong, New York Times Op-Ed, April 27, 2007.
WORLD WAR I
ALL PERIODS: UNITED STATES
HISTORICAL WORK IN THE U.S. ARMY 1862-1954
The story, by Stetson Conn, of official American military history. Presented here in four parts (including a bibliography).
U.S. ARMY IN WORLD WAR II
The fightin' historians of World War II, young Turks in tweed, who broke with tradition and gave us the gift of real war history.
"The War Department Historical Branch" The wartime Branch story by Army historian, Bell Irvin Wiley.
"An Adventure in Contemporary History" By post-war Chief Historian, Kent Roberts Greenfield, who oversaw The United States Army in World War II.
"Pogue's War" A review of the published diaries of combat historian, Forrest C. Pogue (author of the Spalding D-Day narrative).
Combat interviews Excerpts from Oral History Techniques and Procedure by Stephen E. Everett.
Marshall attacks! Was he nuts? / The Man Who Shot S.L.A. Marshall The article by Roger J. Spiller that unmade a reputation. / The Marshall problem: Untrustworthy history A War Chronicle editorial: Is S.L.A. Marshall a perceptive commentator or just a fibbing windbag?
U.S. ARMY IN VIETNAM
WORLD WAR TWO: UNIT-BASED HISTORY: UNITED STATES
1ST DIVISION: In America's wars
16TH INFANTRY REGIMENT: Site contents
10TH MOUNTAIN DIVISION: World War II combat chronicle
187TH INFANTRY REGIMENT: In America's wars
US 1st Division, 16th Infantry Regiment
The Trail of the 16th: World War II Cartoon maps from the regimental
History of the Medical Detachment 16th Infantry A first-rate World War II unit history, from the call-up to the end.
History 16th CT Invasion of France S-3 Combat Report Excerpts from the most informative source for 16th Infantry actions on D-DayŚcontradictions and all.
US 1st Division, 16th Infantry, E Company
16-E on D-Day An unsigned, and undated, report based on interviews. S.L.A. Marshall might be the author, it was written based on his techniques / Movements of Spalding Group An oddly titled critique of the 16TH CT INVASION OF FRANCE S-3 COMBAT REPORT above.
John Spalding interview A narrative by Forrest C. Pogue. Annotated with corrections and additional material.
ALL PERIODS: GREAT BRITAIN
WORLD WAR TWO: UNIT-BASED HISTORY: GREAT BRITAIN
STAFFORDSHIRE YEOMANRY: NORTH AFRICA TO THE END
North Africa from El Alamein to the end of the campaign, excerpts from regimental. / Normandy from 6 June to 29 July 1944, excerpts from regimental. / Illustrated map from the regimental commemorating World War II battle honors, excerpts from regimental.
BRITISH THIRD DIVISION IN NORMANDY
Sword of Fire The 185th Brigade's D-Day story in a brief narrative from War Chronicle.
2nd East Yorks on D-Day, excerpt from regimental.
KING'S SHROPSHIRE LIGHT INFANTRY, 185TH BRIGADE
KSLI on D-Day, excerpt from regimental.
BRITISH 6TH AIRBORNE
The Airborne Assault on D-Day by Lt. Col. T.B.H. Otway D.S.O.
BRITISH 50TH DIVISION IN NORMANDY
"Victory in the West" excerpt The Normandy landing of the British 50th Division, from the official history.
2nd Devons on D-Day, excerpt from regimental.
5th East Yorks on D-Day, excerpt from regimental.
ALL PERIODS: CANADA
WORLD WAR TWO: UNIT-BASED HISTORY: CANADA
CANADIAN THIRD DIVISION IN NORMANDY
Canadians on Juno The overall picture in a brief narrative from War Chronicle.
Little Black Devils: Winnipeg Rifles 6 and 7 June 1944, excerpt from regimental.
2ND CANADIAN ARMOURED BRIGADE IN NORMANDY
WAR ON TERROR
"Lessons of Terror" by Caleb Carr
Death on Takur Ghar we'll hear more about this tragic fight in years to come
"An Autumn of War" by Victor Hanson Davis
"Between War and Peace" by Victor Hanson Davis
"Ambush Alley" by Tim Pritchard. Nasiriyah, March 23, 2003
"Thunder Run" by David Zucchino. The Second Brigade (the Spartan Brigade) of the Third Infantry Division (Mechanized) as that unit thrust into Baghdad in April 2003.
"No True Glory" by Bing West. Fallujah 2003-2004.