World War II

Australian ''Rhino'' Heavy Armored Car

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The Australian ''Rhino'' was a Heavy Armored Car, designed for combat usage during World War II by The Australian Army. Only (2) complete prototypes were ever produced. T …

The Tripartite Pact

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Known better to History as ''The Axis'', this was a Group of ideologically similar Nations who banded together for political and military reasons. A formal Treaty was sig …

British Mark VIII ''Harry Hopkin'' Light Tank

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Also known as The ''Harry Hopkins'' Tank (Chief Diplomatic Advisor to World War II US President Franklin Roosevelt). The Mark VIII Light Tank was considered the last Ligh …

The Greater East Asian Co-Prosperity Sphere

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The Greater East Asian Co-Prosperity Sphere was an Imperial Japanese political and military concept, developed around 1931. In this concept, lay the blueprint for Japan's …

USS ''Atlanta''

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The namesake of The ''Atlanta'' – Class of Light Cruisers, USS ''Atlanta'' was launched in 1941. She would support The US Effort in World War II, after The Japanese …

British 25-Pounder ''Sexton'' SP Gun

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The ''Sexton'' was a 25-Pounder, Self-Propelled Artillery Piece that was used during World War II (1943) and later in the early phases of The Cold War. The Artillery Cann …

Soviet MIG-3 Fighter

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The Soviet MIG-3 Fighter Plane was a principle aircraft of The Soviet Air Force during World War II. Over 3,000 were produced for the War Effort. They were deployed in 19 …

US Fairchild C-82 ''Packet'' Cargo Plane

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A late World War II Cargo and Transport Plane, The Fairchild C-82 ''Packet'' was first introduced into The US Military Inventory in 1944. Over 200 Models were produced. U …

US Beechcraft Model 18 ''Twin Beech'' Trainer

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Developed by The American Beechcraft Aviation Company in 1937, The Model 18 ''Twin Beech'' was used by The US Military and both Utility (Transport) and Trainer. Over 9,00 …

US KAN ''Little Joe'' Surface to Air Rocket

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The ''Little Joe'' was a US Naval Munition designed for World War II service. The War ended before actual combat trials could be made. Only (15) of The KAN were produced. …