Recently Updated Articles
Person: Hachiro Arita, 30 May 2016
Person: Shalva Loladze, 25 May 2016
Person: Zhikai Zhou, 23 May 2016
Book Review: My Father's Secret War: A Memoir, 18 May 2016
Facility: Giran Airfield, 16 May 2016
Person: Edward Steichen, 13 May 2016
Event: Georgian Texel Uprising, 11 May 2016
Person: Youxin Gao, 9 May 2016
Aircraft: Type 432, 6 May 2016
News: Kaname Harada's Passing, 5 May 2016
Book Review: The Port Chicago 50, 4 May 2016
Person: Rakhimzhan Qoshqarbaev, 2 May 2016
Book Review: The Hare with Amber Eyes: A Hidden Inheritance, 27 Apr 2016


Newest Photos
Japanese civilians in a refugee center inside ...
Władysław Anders, 1940s
Hachiro Arita, early 1954
Hachiro Arita in his home in Tokyo, Japan, 1956
Portrait of Hachiro Arita, early 1955
Portrait of Hachiro Arita, 1936-1940
Prime Minister Mitsumasa Yonai and his cabinet...
Japanese civilians, Hiroshima, Japan, Sep 1945
German child playing with abandoned weapons, B...
Random Photos
Lieutenant Edward Brooks with his wife Beatric...
Damaged buildings in Stalingrad, Russia, Oct 1...
Portrait of Nobutake Kondo, date unknown, phot...

Search WW2DB and Partner Sites


31 May 1943: Zang Xilan, flying a P-40E fighter, shot down a Ki-44 aircraft that was pursuing the P-40E fighter flown by Lieutenant Colonel J... Read More

31 May 1945: Soviet SMERSH captured German intelligence officer Erwin Stolze in Berlin, Germany in civilian clothing.

31 May 1940: German submarine U-101 attacked Allied convoy HG-31F and sank British ship Orangemoor with 8,150 tons of iron on board west of G...


5 May 2016: Kaname Harada's Passing Read More

4 Jan 2016: Mein Kampf to be Commercially Available in Germany for the First Time Since WW2 Read More

29 Dec 2015: WW2DB's 11th Anniversary Read More