World War II

German Dornier D0-235 ''Arrow'' Fighter Plane

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Also called The “Pfiel” - The Dornier Do335 ''Arrow” was based on their successful late World War I and after “Tandem Engine” Aircraft. Engi …

German Wrappenschild

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The Wrappenschild (or Decal), was a type of identifier used on the sides of German War Helmets. They were used on all Stalhelm (Helmets) issued to all Branches (Army, Nav …

Japanese ''Ka-Mi'' Amphibious Vehicle

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Only (19) of The Japanese “Ka-Mi'' was produced starting in 1943. An innovative approach in combining both Medium Tank with a water borne Armored Transport and Atta …

Japanese Type I ''Ho-Ni'' Light Tank

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Based in part on various German Light Tanks, The Type I ''Ho-Ni'' was a standard Weapon used by The Imperial Japanese Army during their defense of Island Territories duri …

Japanese Type 2587 ''Dowa'' Armored Car

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Manufactured in England as The Vickers-Crossley in 1923, The Japanese Variant known as The Type 2587 ''Dowa'' featured .04-Inches of Armor Plating. Crewed by 4 to 5 Soldi …

Japanese Battlecruiser ''Kongo''

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Namesake of The “Kongo” Class of Imperial Japanese Naval Battlecruisers, The “Kongo” was one of four Vessels constructed in England. The “Ko …

HMS ''Warsprite''

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A “Queen Elizabeth I'' Class Battleship of The British Royal Navy, she was the 7th to bear the name of “Warsprite” (the first being built in 1596). She …

USS ''West Virginia''

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A “Colorado” Class Battleship, The USS “West Virginia” was deployed in 1923 as one of the “recent” survivors of The Washington Treaty. …

Italian Battleship ''Vittorio Veneto''

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Originally part of The Royal Italian Navy, The “Vittorio Veneto” was a “Littorio” Class Battleship launched in 1934. She would be pressed into The …

USS ''Reuben James''

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Famous in song and story, The USS ''Reuben James'' was a ''Clemson''-Class Destroyer, launched in 1919 by The US Navy. It's claim to History is that it was the first US W …