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List of jet aircraft of World War II (1,249 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article

types that saw service during the conflict, types that flew before the end of the war but either did not enter service until after its conclusion or were
42nd Guards Tank Division (402 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
1st Guards Cavalry-Mechanized Group of the 2nd Ukrainian Front at the end of the war in May 1945. The division also served with the 5th; 31st; 5th Guards;
58th Guards Rifle Division (1,934 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the end of the war, the division was awarded the name of Prague as an honorific. It was disbanded a little more than a year after the end of the war.
Aye Mere Watan Ke Logo (1,169 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
of Republic Day (26 January) 1963, which was just two months after the end of the war. The song is often performed at events in India as a sign of patriotism
Unit 731 (8,614 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the Empire of Japan, Unit 731 was taken over and commanded until the end of the war by General Shirō Ishii, a combat medic officer in the Kwantung Army
Status quo ante bellum (934 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
each side retains whatever territory and other property it holds at the end of the war. The term has been generalized to form the phrases status quo and
Strategic bombing during World War I (2,198 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Initially bombs were dropped by hand and aimed by the naked eye, but by the end of the war bombsights had been developed. The introduction of air raid warnings
Canadian Corps (1,514 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
majority of soldiers of the Canadian Corps were British-born until near the end of the war, when the number of those of Canadian birth who had enlisted rose
Confederate States Army revival (516 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
read. According to the Confederate chaplain J. William Jones, by the end of the war, 150,000 soldiers had been converted. Kurt O. Berends argues that
Rape during the liberation of France (1,231 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
servicemen committed around 3,500 rapes in France between June 1944 and the end of the war. The invasion of Normandy in June and a second invasion in the south
Holocaust survivors (8,118 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
who were still alive when the concentration camps were liberated at the end of the war, or those who had either survived as partisans or been hidden with
1816 United States presidential election (1,571 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
from November 1 to December 4, 1816. In the first election following the end of the War of 1812, Democratic-Republican candidate James Monroe defeated Federalist
263rd Rifle Division (994 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
transferred to the Baltics and advanced westward into East Prussia at the end of the war. Postwar, the division was withdrawn to Crimea, downsized into a separate
Befehlshaber der U-Boote (274 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the High Seas Fleet’s destroyer force. The post was abolished with the end of the war. It was revived on 17 October 1939, when Karl Dönitz was promoted
10th Guards Army (358 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Western, Kalinin, 2nd Baltic, and Leningrad Fronts from then until the end of the war. The 10th Guards Army had four commanders during the war against Germany:
Free France (11,387 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
provisoire de la République française or GPRF). It ruled France until the end of the war and afterwards to 1946, when the Fourth Republic was established,
285th Rifle Division (482 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Silesian Offensives in early 1945. The division was disbanded soon after the end of the war in the summer of 1945. The 285th began forming on 2 July 1941 at Kostroma
295th Rifle Division (757 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the rest of the war. The 295th was downsized into a brigade after the end of the war and was relocated to the North Caucasus. It was reformed from the
Nueva Planta decrees (487 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Philip V, the first Bourbon king of Spain, during and shortly after the end of the War of the Spanish Succession by the Treaty of Utrecht. Angered by what
407th Rifle Division (963 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
1946. The division, the first Red Army rifle division created after the end of the war in Europe, was formed from the second formation of the 94th Separate
45th Infantry Division (United States) (7,227 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
lines in such engagements as Old Baldy Hill and Hill Eerie until the end of the war, returning to the U.S. in 1954. The division remained a National Guard
George S. Patton (14,912 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
school in France, then led tanks into combat and was wounded near the end of the war. In the interwar period, Patton became a central figure in the development
Eva Braun (2,865 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
liaison officer on his staff. As Nazi Germany was collapsing towards the end of the war, Braun swore loyalty to Hitler and went to Berlin to be by his side
350th Fighter Group (1,540 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
inactivated on 7 November 1945 at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base following the end of the war. It was redesignated the 112th Fighter Group and placed under the
No. 461 Squadron RAAF (884 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
squadron was formed in 1942 and was disbanded in mid-1945, just after the end of the war in Europe. Personnel were drawn from many countries of the British
70th Rifle Division (2,308 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
for its participation in the breakthrough of the Mannerheim Line at the end of the war. After the beginning of Operation Barbarossa on 22 June 1941, the
Tortorella Airfield (481 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Province of Foggia. The airfield was abandoned and dismantled after the end of the war in 1945. Tortorella Airfield was a temporary wartime facility built
Infantry Division Ferdinand von Schill (Wehrmacht) (266 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
during World War II. It was formed in April 1945, within a month of the end of the war, and was the last division fielded by the German army during the war
291st Rifle Division (416 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Poland, Germany, and Czechoslovakia before being disbanded after the end of the war in the summer of 1945. The 291st was formed in early July 1941 as
No. 466 Squadron RAAF (1,558 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
late 1942, the squadron undertook combat operations in Europe until the end of the war, flying heavy bomber aircraft. Following the conclusion of hostilities
283rd Rifle Division (502 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
and the Battle of Berlin. The 283rd was disbanded in 1946, after the end of the war. The 283rd began forming from reservists on 15 July 1941 at Shchigry
99th Guards Rifle Division (737 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Offensive and in the defense against Operation Spring Awakening. At the end of the war it participated in the Vienna Offensive and the Prague Offensive.
20th Rifle Division (Soviet Union) (638 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
20th became the 20th Rifle Division again. It was disbanded after the end of the war. The division briefly reformed between 1955 and 1957 from the 188th
United States Maritime Commission (2,069 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Type C1, Type C2, Type C3, Type C4 freighters and T2 tankers. By the end of the war, U.S. shipyards working under Maritime Commission contracts had built
Disownment (325 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Germany and beamed propaganda radio broadcasts to his homeland. After the end of the war in 1945, young Amery was tried and executed for treason, whereupon
1942 Design Light Fleet Carrier (5,980 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
were completed to this design; of these, four entered service before the end of the war, and none saw front line operations. Two more were fitted with maintenance
Second Boer War (20,100 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
joiners but came to number a fifth of the fighting Afrikaners by the end of the War. The British utilised armoured trains throughout the War to deliver
People's Party (Poland) (222 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
was part of the Polish resistance movement in World War II. After the end of the war, the People's Party under the leadership of Wincenty Witos decided
Vietnam War (34,621 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Offensive saw the capture of Saigon by the PAVN on 30 April; this marked the end of the war, and North and South Vietnam were reunified the following year. The
Battle of Morotai (5,708 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the Pacific War, began on 15 September 1944, and continued until the end of the war in August 1945. The fighting started when United States and Australian
Japanese prisoners of war in World War II (5,830 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
personnel who surrendered in the Russo-Japanese War were punished at the end of the war. Prisoners captured by Japanese forces during this and the First Sino-Japanese
563rd Volksgrenadier Division (Wehrmacht) (90 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
division was caught in the Kurland Pocket, and fought there until the end of the war. Axis History Factbook "563. Volksgrenadier-Division". Axis History
Weerbaarheidsafdeling (455 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Anton Mussert, co-founder of the NSB in 1931 and its leader until the end of the war. Members wore and marched in black uniforms and were thus called "blackshirts"
No. 331 Squadron RAF (867 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
1941 and March 1944 when it joined the 2nd Tactical Air Force until the end of the war. The squadron took part in the Dieppe Raid and the Normandy landings
Aftermath of World War II (10,479 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
integration, and a common market for important natural resources. The end of the war also increased the rate of decolonization from the great powers with
M*A*S*H (920 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
involve characters who appeared in the series, but were set after the end of the war. Almost all versions of the series fit into the genre of black comedy
Infantry Division Scharnhorst (Wehrmacht) (239 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
March 1945 as one of the last new divisions of the Wehrmacht before the end of the war. The division was named after Prussian military reformer and army
Northampton-class cruiser (391 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
lost during the war. The other three were decommissioned soon after the end of the war, and scrapped in 1959–1961. The design of the ships was heavily influenced
Solomon Islands campaign (2,434 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
some of the Solomon Islands (although resistance continued until the end of the war), and they also isolated and neutralized some Japanese positions,
Military history of Australia during World War II (16,984 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Italy on 11 June 1940, and the Empire of Japan on 9 December 1941. By the end of the war, almost a million Australians had served in the armed forces, whose
Military history of Australia during World War II (16,984 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Italy on 11 June 1940, and the Empire of Japan on 9 December 1941. By the end of the war, almost a million Australians had served in the armed forces, whose
Admiralty type flotilla leader (808 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
The two final orders – Barrington and Hughes – were cancelled with the end of the War; these two had originally been ordered to the Thornycroft leader design
No. 467 Squadron RAAF (1,343 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
early 1943, the squadron flew operations in Occupied Europe until the end of the war flying Avro Lancaster heavy bombers. It was scheduled to deploy to
818 Naval Air Squadron (707 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
serving in most of the theatres of the war, before decommissioning at the end of the war. 818 Squadron was formed as a torpedo reconnaissance squadron at Evanton
Design A-150 battleship (1,515 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
laid down, and many details of the class' design were destroyed near the end of the war. In the 1930s, the Japanese government began a shift towards ultranationalist
Asiatic-Pacific Theater (2,058 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
World War II in the Pacific War during 1941–45. From mid-1942 until the end of the war in 1945, there were two U.S. operational commands in the Pacific.
Northampton-class cruiser (391 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
lost during the war. The other three were decommissioned soon after the end of the war, and scrapped in 1959–1961. The design of the ships was heavily influenced
Sentinel-class cruiser (966 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
1915 and then to the Aegean in mid-1916 where they remained until the end of the war in late 1918. Skirmisher was paid off in 1919 and was scrapped the
Type 5 To-Ku (229 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
prototype was completed by the end of the war. According to another source, a prototype was not completed by the end of the war. Tomczyk 2003, p. 33. Tomczyk
Infantry Division Ulrich von Hutten (Wehrmacht) (395 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
It was formed at the end of March 1945, just over a month before the end of the war. The division was named after German Protestant reformer Ulrich von
Japanese occupation of the Dutch East Indies (5,954 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
(now Indonesia), during World War II from March 1942 until after the end of the war in September 1945. In Indonesian history, the period was one of the
World War II by country (33,831 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
of Belgium by February 1945. German V-bomb attacks continued until the end of the war. Postwar Belgium joined NATO and the Benelux customs union, while
6th Guards Airborne Division (1,317 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Offensive and ended the war fighting in the Prague Offensive. Weeks after the end of the war, it was redesignated as the 113th Guards Rifle Division. It was downsized
279th Rifle Division (808 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Bryansk pocket. The division was reformed in June 1942 and served until the end of the war. Postwar, it was converted into a rifle brigade, which became the
31st Rifle Division (1,282 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
retreated south into the Caucasus, then advanced north beginning at the end of the war when the German retreat from the region began. In the northern hemisphere
Infantry Division Schlageter (Wehrmacht) (298 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
March 1945 as one of the last new divisions of the Wehrmacht before the end of the war. The division was named after Albert Leo Schlageter (1894–1923). The
It's Been a Long, Long Time (711 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
from the perspective of a person welcoming home his or her spouse at the end of the war. The music was written by Jule Styne and the lyrics were written by
Education in Sierra Leone (1,599 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
between 2001 and 2005 and the reconstruction of many schools since the end of the war. However, there is still a long ways to go. In 2004, Junior secondary
808 Naval Air Squadron (912 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
serving in most of the theatres of the war, before decommissioning at the end of the war. It was re-formed in 1950 as 808 Squadron RAN, a carrier-based attack
286th Rifle Division (641 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Prague Offensive in early 1945. The division was disbanded soon after the end of the war in the summer of 1945. The 286th began forming on 10 July 1941 at
Conscription Crisis of 1917 (2,755 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
crisis. Moreover, the military crackdown which lasted in Quebec until the end of the war resulted in an increase in state power in the wake of growing French-Canadian
Type 3 submergence transport vehicle (1,042 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the end of the war. Yu 1012, incomplete until the end of the war. Yu 1013, incomplete until the end of the war. Yu 1014, incomplete until the end of the
No. 624 Squadron RAF (345 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
was later in the war tasked with mine-spotting, until disbanded at the end of the war. No. 624 Squadron was formed by raising No. 1575 Flight RAF to squadron
No. 273 Squadron RAF (948 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
and flew and fought out of airfields in India and Burma. Following the end of the war, the squadron was moved first to Siam (Thailand), and then later,
2nd Mountain Division (Wehrmacht) (440 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
Front, near the Arctic. Formed in 1938, the division was disbanded at the end of the war in 1945. Following the Anschluss, the annexation of Austria by Nazi
No. 487 Squadron RNZAF (1,160 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
part in over 3,000 operational sorties before being disbanded at the end of the war in late 1945. No. 487 (NZ) Squadron came into being on 15 August 1942
41st Infantry Division (Wehrmacht) (534 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
in southern Greece, and surrendered to the Yugoslav partisans at the end of the war. Founded as the 41st Fortress Division, this unit was formed in Bruck
367th Rifle Division (1,478 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
duties in the far north. The division was stationed at Sortavala after the end of the war and renumbered as the 65th in 1955, then converted to the 111th Motor
John W. Heselton (200 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
World War I, but his October, 1918 enlistment came shortly before the end of the war, and Heselton was discharged in December. He graduated from Amherst
South African Class H1 4-8-2T (827 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
specifications of the Reid Tenwheeler of the Natal Government Railways. At the end of the war, these locomotives came onto the roster of the Central South African
International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement (10,497 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
about 1,200 mostly volunteer staff members by the end of 1914. By the end of the war, the Agency had transferred about 20 million letters and messages
Fast Carrier Task Force (1,618 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the United States Navy in the Pacific War from January 1944 through the end of the war in August 1945. The task force was made up of several separate task
Army Group Centre (2,469 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
became Army Group Centre. The latter formation retained its name until the end of the war in Europe. The commander in chief on the formation of the Army Group
282nd Rifle Division (1,389 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Offensives, and the Prague Offensive before being disbanded after the end of the war in the summer of 1945. The 282nd began forming around 10 July 1941
No. 92 Squadron RAAF (346 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Bristol Beaufighter aircraft, but had not completed its training by the end of the war in August and was disbanded the following month. No. 92 Squadron was
22nd Guards Tank Division (181 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
(First formation), which became the 115th Guards Rifle Division after the end of the war. In 1957, the 115th became the 22nd Guards Tank Division. During the
7th Mountain Division (Wehrmacht) (262 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
the war. The Division retreated into Norway where it remained until the end of the War. General der Gebirgstruppe Rudolf Konrad (1 November 1941 – 19 December
No. 463 Squadron RAAF (1,125 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
military targets in Germany, France and Norway throughout 1944 and until the end of the war in May 1945. Following the war, the squadron evacuated Allied prisoners
110th Infantry Division (Wehrmacht) (192 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
Eastern Front as part of Army Group Centre, VI Corps and had, by the end of the war, nine Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross holders, four of whom received
Welsh Guards (3,239 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
France where it took part in the fighting on the Western Front until the end of the war in November 1918. During the inter-war years, the regiment undertook
59th Guards Motor Rifle Division (1,868 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
commander was Major-General G. P. Karamyshev from February 1943 up to the end of the war. On the formation of the 197th Rifle Division the major subunits were
6th Mountain Division (Wehrmacht) (238 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
evacuated Finland in late 1944, and surrendered to the British at the end of the war in 1945. Generalmajor Ferdinand Schörner (1 June 1940 - 1 February
4th Guards Airborne Division (1,395 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
and ended the war fighting in the Prague Offensive. Shortly after the end of the war, the division was redesignated as the 111th Guards Rifle Division
Tortoise heavy assault tank (1,107 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
platform. Only a few prototypes of the Tortoise had been produced by the end of the war. In the early part of 1943, the Allied forces anticipated considerable
Training Center for Junior Specialists of the Kazakh Ground Forces named for Karasai Batyr (1,485 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Offensive. The division became part of the Central Group of Forces after the end of the war. On 1 November 1945, it was converted into the 16th Guards Mechanized
No. 351 Squadron RAF (2,075 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
conducting ground attack missions in support of Partisan operations until the end of the war, when the squadron was transferred to the post-war Yugoslav Air Force
German submarine Wilhelm Bauer (928 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
completed shortly before the end of World War II. It was scuttled at the end of the war, having never gone on patrol. In 1957, it was raised from the seabed
99th Light Infantry Division (Wehrmacht) (166 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
at the beginning of 1945. It surrendered to the British there at the end of the war in May. Note: The Web references may require you to follow links to
269th Infantry Division (Wehrmacht) (214 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
division finally surrendered to the Soviet forces in May 1945 at the end of the war. General der Artillerie Ernst-Eberhard Hell, 1. September 1939 – 12
Heinrich Himmler (13,092 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
with the western Allies without Hitler's knowledge, shortly before the end of the war. Hearing of this, Hitler dismissed him from all his posts in April
121st Infantry Division (Wehrmacht) (284 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
in the Battle of Pskov. It remained in the Courland pocket until the end of the war. General der Artillerie Curt Jahn, 5 October 1940 – 6 May 1941 Generalleutnant
South African Class 13 4-8-0TT (1,047 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
specifications of the Reid Tenwheeler of the Natal Government Railways. At the end of the war, these locomotives came onto the roster of the Central South African
Panzerfaust (3,052 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Faustpatrone ordnance device. The Panzerfaust was in use from 1943 until the end of the war. The weapon's concepts may have played an important part in the development
Heavy tank (1,027 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
more common, heavy tanks mounted very powerful anti-tank guns. By the end of the war they were used both for dealing with heavy fortifications as well
Philadelphia Fighter Wing (182 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
overseas theaters. Not manned after July 1944, and inactivated at the end of the war. Constituted as Philadelphia Air Defense Wing on 6 August 1942 Activated
Gotha Ka 430 (237 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
glider could carry twelve men, and tests were being conducted towards the end of the war to see if it could carry a cargo of 1,400 kg (3,100 lb). A single
Siege of Patras (1821) (181 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
the city, with Patras remaining under Ottoman control almost until the end of the war (1828). Consul of France in the city at the time was Hugo Pouqueville
Iron Duke-class battleship (2,457 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
four Iron Duke-class battleships saw limited active duty following the end of the war; they were all demilitarised under the terms of the London Naval Treaty
Constantinople Agreement (2,274 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Constantinople was nevertheless occupied by the victorious Allies at the end of the war in 1918. By that time, however, the Russian Revolution had brought
Military history of Italy during World War I (3,105 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
issuing the ultimatum to Serbia, and refused any compensation before the end of the war. Almost a year after the war's commencement, after secret parallel
Football League 100 Legends (258 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
careers before the Second World War, 37 who began their careers between the end of the war and 1980, and 29 whose professional careers began after that date
Operation Deadlight (883 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
World War II. Of the 156 U-boats that surrendered to the allies at the end of the war, 116 were scuttled as part of Operation Deadlight. The Royal Navy
Wennington School (181 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the Second World War the school was housed in Wennington Hall and the end of the war relocated to Ingmanthorpe Hall near Wetherby, Yorkshire where it remained
Kaiser Shipyards (801 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
weeks, and one in less than five days. Kaiser Shipyards shut down at the end of the war. The Rosie the Riveter/World War II Home Front National Historical
Fall of Saigon (6,597 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
helicopter evacuation in history. In addition to the flight of refugees, the end of the war and the institution of new rules by the communists contributed to
Norfolk Fighter Wing (352 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
II. The unit was not manned after July 1944, and inactivated after the end of the war on 3 April 1946. The unit was constituted as the "Norfolk Air Defense
440 Transport Squadron (907 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
It supported the ground campaign through Northwest Europe until the end of the war. No. 440 Squadron RCAF was a Second World War Royal Canadian Air Force
Carl Froelich (789 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
president of the Reichsfilmkammer, an office which he retained until the end of the war in 1945. The Reichsfilmkammer was subordinate to the Reichskulturkammer
Type VII submarine (2,795 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
common type of German World War II U-boat. 703 boats were built by the end of the war. The lone surviving example, U-995, is on display at the Laboe Naval
HMS Narcissus (K74) (377 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
served in the Royal Navy during the Second World War from 1941 to the end of the war in 1945. She primarily escorted convoys across the Atlantic Ocean
Congress of Erfurt (512 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
concluded the previous year with the Treaties of Tilsit which followed the end of the War of the Fourth Coalition. At Tilsit, Napoleon had made an admirer of
Axis leaders of World War II (6,412 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
annihilating "subhumans" who were deemed unworthy of living. Shortly before the end of the war, he offered to surrender "Germany" to the Western Allies if he was
Japanese submarine I-402 (1,065 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
than a month before the end of the war and never carried out a tanker voyage. She surrendered to the United States at the end of the war in 1945 and was scuttled
Nagorno-Karabakh (6,646 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Nagorno-Karabakh Republic (NKR)) since the first Nagorno-Karabakh War. Since the end of the war in 1994, representatives of the governments of Armenia and Azerbaijan
Këshilla (863 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
organisations under the Dino clan was used by EDES resistance forces at the end of the war to expel the Muslim Cham community from the region, with the exception
RAF Burtonwood (1,721 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
war operations. The base was home to 18,000 American servicemen at the end of the war. In 1946 the base was transferred back to the United Kingdom however
Pfalz D.III (1,223 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
1917 to mid-1918. It continued to serve as a training aircraft until the end of the war. Prior to World War I, Pfalz Flugzeugwerke produced Morane-Saulnier
XXIX Tactical Air Command (Provisional) (1,046 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
from its formation on 15 September 1944, until VE-Day. Following the end of the war, the unit was converted from a provisional unit to a regular unit
25th Rifle Division (Soviet Union) (722 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
seeing combat in the rest of the war, and was disbanded shortly after the end of the war. The division was formed in 1918 at the beginning of the Russian Civil
Richland, Washington (3,955 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
street, it is named either after an engineer or a type of tree. With the end of the war, the Hanford workers' camp, originally located fifteen miles (24 km)
Goma (2,166 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Goma is the capital of North Kivu province in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo. It is located on the northern shore of Lake Kivu, next to the
18th Volksgrenadier Division (Wehrmacht) (241 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
there they would stay. Eventually retreating through Germany until the end of the war, when it surrendered. On February 5, 1945 General Walter Botsch took
No. 15 Squadron RAAF (721 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
attacking Japanese positions. No. 15 Squadron was demobilised after the end of the war, and was formally disbanded in March 1946. No. 15 Squadron was formed
58th Infantry Division (Wehrmacht) (549 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
The 58th was then constantly engaged on the Eastern Front until the end of the war in 1945. The 58th Infantry formed in Wehrkreis X, as part of the general
HMCS Summerside (K141) (991 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
war. She was named for Summerside, Prince Edward Island. Following the end of the war, the ship was sold for scrap and broken up. Flower-class corvettes
King Philip's War (5,839 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
However, the colonial militia overwhelmed the Indian coalition and, by the end of the war, the Wampanoags and their Narragansett allies were almost completely
List of British divisions in World War II (7,351 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
from June 1944 until April 1945, and India from April 1945 until the end of the war. Fought in Burma. Ended the war under command of GHQ India. 81st (West
Second Italian War of Independence (2,317 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Franco-Sardinian victory at the Battle of Solferino on 24 June resulted in the end of the war and the signing of the Armistice of Villafranca on 12 July. Austria
A. P. Hill (4,136 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
occasions by illness, from which he did not return until just before the end of the war, when he was killed during the Union Army's offensive at the Third
Klaus Störtebeker (1,208 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
supply the besieged Swedish capital Stockholm with provisions. After the end of the war, the Victual Brothers continued to capture merchant vessels for their
Deutsches Jungvolk (1,387 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
By the end of World War II, some had become child soldiers. After the end of the war in 1945, both the Deutsches Jungvolk and its parent organization,
No. 76 Squadron RAF (1,137 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
operational training unit and later as an active bomber squadron. With the end of the war the squadron converted to the role of transport squadron, to be reactivated
10th Infantry Division (Wehrmacht) (447 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
division finally surrendered to the Soviets in Czechoslovakia at the end of the war. Elements of the division took part in atrocities against the civilian
Oruç Reis-class submarine (230 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
remaining surviving submarine was delivered to the Turkish Navy after the end of the war in 1945. P615 had been sunk in 1943. The three Turkish boats were
Division of Korea (5,209 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
left uncertain. Therefore, the division of Korea began in earnest at the end of the war in 1945 with the occupation of Korea by the Allied forces that defeated
RAF Upottery (1,028 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
airfield and for antisubmarine patrols. It was closed in 1948 after the end of the war and today the remains of the airfield are located on private property
No. 93 Squadron RAAF (727 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
operational airfields into service, the squadron saw little combat before the end of the war. No. 93 Squadron was formed at Kingaroy, Queensland, on 22 January
Convoys in World War I (3,277 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
sink more than 300,000 long tons (300,000 t). Between May 1917 and the end of the war on 11 November 1918, only 154 of 16,539 vessels convoyed across the
HMS Vindex (1915) (1,170 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
the Second World War as a troopship under a different name. After the end of the war, the ship was returned to her owners and was sold for scrapping in
439 Combat Support Squadron (1,034 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
support of Allied advances in northwestern Europe from mid-1944 to the end of the war in May 1945. Disbanded shortly after the end of the Second World War
Type 1936B destroyer (1,603 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
friendly mines in late 1944, while Z43 was scuttled a few days before the end of the war in May 1945. The Type 1936B design retained the hull design of the
439 Combat Support Squadron (1,034 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
support of Allied advances in northwestern Europe from mid-1944 to the end of the war in May 1945. Disbanded shortly after the end of the Second World War
New Orleans-class cruiser (1,817 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
battle stars. The four surviving ships were laid up immediately after the end of the war, and sold for scrap in 1959. The New Orleans-class design was a test
No. 618 Squadron RAF (1,096 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the "Highball" weapon was never used and the squadron disbanded at the end of the war. No. 618 Squadron was first formed at RAF Skitten on 1 April 1943
467th Guards District Training Centre (1,043 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
receiving the honorific "Tartu" and the Order of the Red Banner. After the end of the war, the division was relocated to Kovrov and became the 1st Separate
1920 State of the Union Address (161 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
wicked force of Germany. You will remember that the beginning of the end of the war came when the German people found themselves face to face with the
MG 34 (4,316 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
produce MG 42, though both remained in service and production until the end of the war. Even before World War I, the German military was already looking
HMS Vindex (1915) (1,170 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
the Second World War as a troopship under a different name. After the end of the war, the ship was returned to her owners and was sold for scrapping in
270th Infantry Division (Wehrmacht) (878 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
1942 and was posted on coastal defense duty in occupied Norway until the end of the war. Initially, an infantry division with the tentative designation 270
Albatros D.V (1,756 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
halted in April 1918. The D.Va continued in operational service until the end of the war. In April 1917, Albatros received an order from Inspektion der Fliegertruppen
White House at Night (393 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
part of an exhibition displaying artworks looted by the Soviets at the end of the war. Three other van Gogh's from Kreb's collection were also shown: Landscape
Time in Germany (483 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
World War I by the German Empire in the years 1916 to 1918. After the end of the war and the proclamation of the Weimar Republic in November 1918, daylight
Nikolaos Bourantas (578 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
during World War II in the capacity of City Police officer. Following the end of the war he was acquitted of war crimes charges and promoted to head of the
DFS 228 (700 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
"German Institute for Sailplane Flight") during World War II. By the end of the war, the aircraft had only flown in the form of two unpowered prototypes
Allies of World War II (12,215 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Air Force acted in the Atlantic Ocean from the middle of 1942 until the end of the war. Brazil was the only South American country to send troops to fight
Sheffield Blitz (954 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
East End of the city beside the River Don. Documents captured at the end of the war showed that the targets for the raids included the Atlas Steelworks
New Britain campaign (6,786 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Britain, and was conducted in two phases between December 1943 and the end of the war in August 1945. Initial fighting on New Britain took place around
Japanese Australians (1,182 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Australia were interned and then deported when the war ended. At the end of the war only 74 Japanese citizens and their children were permitted to remain
I Corps (United States) (5,164 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
offensives and advanced into Germany. The corps was deactivated following the end of the war. Reactivated for service in World War II, the corps took command of
No. 67 Squadron RAAF (539 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
1943, conducted patrols off the southern Australian coastline until the end of the war, and was disbanded in November 1945. During the first half of 1943
10th SS Panzer Division Frundsberg (622 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Pomerania, then fought south east of Berlin in the Lusatian area until the end of the war. The division received the honor title Frundsberg after the 16th Century
Cavalry in the American Civil War (4,005 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
aggressive movements, while in command of the Army of the Shenandoah at the end of the war in Virginia. Cavalry units proved highly expensive to maintain, and
Allied Force Headquarters (525 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the Mediterranean Theatre of World War II from August 1942 until the end of the war in Europe in May 1945. AFHQ was established in the United Kingdom
Ver-sur-Mer (215 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
lighthouse; however, it was badly damaged and had to be restored after the end of the war. Ver-sur-Mer's church, which was constructed between the 10th and
Tajikistan (10,896 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
immediately after independence, lasting from 1992 to 1997. Since the end of the war, newly established political stability and foreign aid have allowed
549th Volksgrenadier Division (1,057 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
its remnants retreating west and surrendering to American troops at the end of the war. Schwerin Pasewalk Stettin Mecklenberg The 549th Grenadier Division
Expulsion of Germans from Czechoslovakia (5,875 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
1945 at the end of the Potsdam Conference. In the months following the end of the war, "wild" expulsions happened from May until August 1945. Czechoslovak
Paramythia executions (1,058 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
municipalities in the region of Paramythia were destroyed. The years after the end of the war and the defeat of the Axis Powers, a series a war crime trials condemned
Atlantic Charter (2,921 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
inspired several other international agreements and events that followed the end of the war. The dismantling of the British Empire, the formation of NATO, and
Confederate war finance (2,366 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
contributed to high inflation, which plagued the Confederacy until the end of the war. Military setbacks in the field also played a role by causing loss
101st Jäger Division (Wehrmacht) (574 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
During the last year of the war, it fought in Hungary and Austria; by the end of the war, it had been reduced to the size of a Kampfgruppe. The main purpose
567th Cyberspace Operations Group (1,389 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
combat group at the end of World War II. It did not deploy before the end of the war and was inactivated in 1945. The group was activated once again in
Operation Zipper (428 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the recapture of Singapore in Operation Mailfist. However, due to the end of the war in the Pacific, it was never fully executed. Some of the proposed
Sagami River (379 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
funding and the advent of World War II delayed completion until after the end of the war. In the post war period, the Shiroyama Dam was also completed on the
USS LST-355 (155 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the Normandy landings, landing on Omaha Beach on D-Day. Following the end of the war, she served on occupation duties in the Far East, before being decommissioned
316th Operations Group (989 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
of the Netherlands, Operation Market-Garden in September 1944. By the end of the war, the 316th Troop Carrier Group was awarded three Distinguished Unit
260th Rifle Division (1,686 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
its actions. Remaining in eastern Germany for several months after the end of the war, it was relocated to the Moscow Military District for disbandment
Soviet War Memorial (Treptower Park) (1,394 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
The monument is one of three Soviet memorials built in Berlin after the end of the war. The other two memorials are the Tiergarten memorial, built in 1945
John G. Trump (1,262 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
marble pedestal in the Nikola Tesla Museum. From February 1944 to the end of the war in Europe, Trump was the Director of the BBRL. During this time, Trump
Hummel (vehicle) (765 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
German Wehrmacht during the Second World War from early 1943 until the end of the war. Its ordnance inventory designation was Sd.Kfz 165 The full name was
Graudenz-class cruiser (1,478 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
of the battle. Both were involved in the Wilhelmshaven mutiny at the end of the war. Following Germany's defeat, Graudenz was ceded to Italy and served
La Pallice (262 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
were evacuated to Great Britain - thus able to go on fighting till the end of the war. Under the Nazi Occupation of France, La Pallice was used as a U-boat
Bahamas and the American Civil War (421 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
war. The first blockade runner docked there on December 5, 1861. By the end of the war, 397 ships sailed from the Confederacy to Nassau, and 588 went from
Operation Archway (747 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
three British Armoured Divisions in their advance into Germany until the end of the war. The Archway force was under command of Lieutenant Colonel Brian Franks
Anzio (game) (545 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
theater of operations in World War II from the autumn of 1943 to the end of the war in Europe. The playing surface consists of two mounted mapboards placed
Mass media in France (528 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
press was healthiest in the aftermath of World War II. A year after the end of the war, 28 papers had a combined circulation of about 7 million. However
467th Bombardment Group (1,153 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
only group commander to stay with the same group from beginning to the end of the war. Returned to the United States in July 1945, converted to B-29 Superfortresses
No. 94 Squadron RAAF (263 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
squadron of World War II. The unit did not complete its training before the end of the war and was disbanded eight months after formation. No. 94 Squadron was
42nd Rifle Division (Soviet Union) (1,594 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
District. The division then served on the front until disbanded at the end of the war. The division was formed on 17 January 1940 in the Leningrad Military
312th Aeronautical Systems Group (1,557 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
flew the B-32 Dominator on several evaluation combat missions at the end of the war. It was awarded both the Distinguished Unit Citation and the Philippine
Surrender of Japan (15,853 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Allied civilians and military personnel alike celebrated V-J Day, the end of the war; however, isolated soldiers and personnel from Japan's far-flung forces
La Pallice (262 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
were evacuated to Great Britain - thus able to go on fighting till the end of the war. Under the Nazi Occupation of France, La Pallice was used as a U-boat
318th Cyberspace Operations Group (1,463 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
to the China-Burma-India Theater and engaged in hostilities until the end of the war. It returned to the United States in November 1945, and was inactivated
German submarine U-828 (595 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
during the Second World War. She saw no combat and was scuttled at the end of the war. U-828 was ordered on 8 June 1942 and laid down on 7 August 1943 at
Anzio (game) (545 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
theater of operations in World War II from the autumn of 1943 to the end of the war in Europe. The playing surface consists of two mounted mapboards placed
First Australian Imperial Force (13,591 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Turkish forces in the Sinai and Palestine. An all volunteer force, by the end of the war the AIF had gained a reputation as being a well-trained and highly
HMS Dakins (K550) (456 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
Lend-Lease. Damaged by a mine in late 1944, she was not repaired before the end of the war. Following the war, she was used as a depot ship until sold for scrapping
150th Rifle Division (1,672 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
soldiers raised the Soviet flag over the Reichstag shortly before the end of the war. The nickname ‘Idritskaya’ was given to the Soviet division on July
M3 Stuart (5,371 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the war. Thereafter, it was used by U.S. and Allied forces until the end of the war. The British service name "Stuart" came from the American Civil War
4th Army (German Empire) (391 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
Offensive from August 1918. At the end of the war it was serving as part of Heeresgruppe Kronprinz Rupprecht. By the end of the war, the 4th Army was organised
Sterparone Airfield (353 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Province of Foggia. The airfield was abandoned and dismantled after the end of the war in 1945. Sterparone airfield was a temporary wartime facility built
World War I (34,354 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
not signed until 24 July 1923, at Lausanne. Some war memorials date the end of the war as being when the Versailles Treaty was signed in 1919, which was
Karabiner 98k (8,775 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
World War II, it remained the primary German service rifle until the end of the war in 1945. Millions were captured by the Soviets at the conclusion of
Konstantinos Bakopoulos (1,533 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
II. In 1943 he was imprisoned in German concentration camps until the end of the war in 1945 (with four other generals, including General Alexander Papagos
Alexander Löhr (1,399 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Southeast Europe (OB Südost). Löhr was captured by Yugoslav Partisans at the end of the war in Europe. He was tried and convicted of war crimes by the Yugoslav
Battle of Torches (511 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Ottoman victory, and had thereby secured Dagestan and Shirvan until the end of the war. In the first phase of the war the Ottomans had been able to conquer
Geschützwagen Tiger (118 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the Tiger II came in June 1942. The first prototype was tested at the end of the war. However, due to Germany being on the brink of surrender, the vehicle
HMS Deane (K551) (192 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
with escorting and overseeing the surrender of German U boats at the end of the war. She was returned to the US Navy on 4 March 1946, and then sold for
Music for the Royal Fireworks (1,141 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
fireworks in London's Green Park on 27 April 1749. The music celebrates the end of the War of the Austrian Succession and the signing of the Treaty of Aix-la-Chapelle
Itter Castle (1,118 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Waffen-SS in the Battle for Castle Itter in early May 1945 prior to the end of the war. The hill castle is located atop a 666-metre (2,185 ft) knoll at the
Irmfried Eberl (1,288 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
1942 until his dismissal on 26 August 1942. He was arrested after the end of the war in January 1948. Eberl hung himself the following month to avoid trial
Commencement Bay-class escort carrier (283 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
commissioned service in the US Navy, four were broken up on the ways at the end of the war, two were accepted from the builders, but never commissioned and the
Rexist Party (1,772 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
paralleled by the Vlaams Nationaal Verbond (VNV) in Flanders. By the end of the war Rex was widely discredited, and was banned following the liberation
26th Division (United Kingdom) (638 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
division was redeployed to the Macedonian Front, where it remained until the end of the war. The Division was one of the six created for the Third New Army on
TJ Goree (615 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Corps, Army of Northern Virginia during the American Civil War. By the end of the War he was promoted to the rank of Captain. He was one of Lt. General
German occupation of Norway (6,739 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
occupation, but never reached significant levels, and eroded towards the end of the war. Military forces such as the Heer and Luftwaffe remained under direct
Truku War (788 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the Truku and on August 28, the Governor-General of Taiwan declared the end of the war. In 1896, due to the rising anger of the Truku people over the Japanese
Golden Age of Piracy (5,336 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
1726), when Anglo-American sailors and privateers left unemployed by the end of the War of the Spanish Succession turned en masse to piracy in the Caribbean
United States Army Air Forces (17,904 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
that of the Marine Corps within the Department of the Navy) until the end of the war, while its commanders would cease lobbying for independence. Marshall
Schwerer Gustav (1,959 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
could be prepared to fire. Gustav was destroyed by the Germans near the end of the war in 1945 to avoid capture by the Soviet Red Army. Schwerer Gustav was
18th Army (German Empire) (365 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
(Treaty of Brest-Litovsk). At the end of the war it was serving as part of Heeresgruppe Deutscher Kronprinz. By the end of the war, the 18th Army was organised
No. 120 Squadron RAF (1,510 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Royal Flying Corps unit late in World War I, disbanded a year after the end of the war, then re-established as a RAF Coastal Command squadron during World
John Irvin Gregg (838 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Mexican–American War and during the American Civil War as a colonel and near the end of the war as a brevet general in the Union army. In 1866, he was nominated and
Commander-in-Chief's Guard (1,470 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
with Washington in all of his battles. It was disbanded in 1783 at the end of the war. The Second Continental Congress, the de facto governing body of the
Albatros C.XII (269 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
performance was achieved over the C.X. Examples remained in service until the end of the War.  German Empire Luftstreitkräfte  Poland Polish Air Force (postwar)
67th Army (Soviet Union) (1,254 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
October. The army then fought to eliminate the Courland Pocket. After the end of the war the army was disbanded during the summer of 1945. The 67th Army was
Gotha Go 145 (842 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
of World War II, the Go 145 remained in operational service until the end of the War in Europe as a night harassment bomber. On 2 October 1933 the Gotha
Battle of Bad Axe (3,553 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
near present-day Victory, Wisconsin in the United States. It marked the end of the war between white settlers and militia in Illinois and Michigan Territory
German submarine U-2545 (673 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
late for many of them to serve in an offensive capacity at all. With the end of the war near, training on U-boats had dropped to a minimum due to lack of
Army of Tennessee (3,490 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the American Civil War. It was formed in late 1862 and fought until the end of the war in 1865, participating in most of the significant battles in the Western
SMS Emden (1916) (1,720 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
the First World War. Emden served in the German Imperial Navy until the end of the war, at which point she was ceded to France. The ship was named after
New Mexico Territory in the American Civil War (2,710 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Texas, and Confederate troops marched under the Arizona flag until the end of the war. Additionally, over 7,000 troops from the New Mexico Territory served
German submarine U-3037 (670 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
late for many of them to serve in an offensive capacity at all. With the end of the war near, training on U-boats had dropped to a minimum due to lack of
New Guinea campaign (4,658 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Guinea campaign of the Pacific War lasted from January 1942 until the end of the war in August 1945. During the initial phase in early 1942, the Empire
German submarine U-2551 (682 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
late for many of them to serve in an offensive capacity at all. With the end of the war near, training on U-boats had dropped to a minimum due to lack of
German submarine U-3014 (652 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
late for many of them to serve in an offensive capacity at all. With the end of the war near, training on U-boats had dropped to a minimum due to lack of
World War II Allied names for Japanese aircraft (1,122 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
mid-1942, became widespread among Allied forces from early 1943 until the end of the war in 1945. Many subsequent Western histories of the war have continued
Joseph Champlin Stone (261 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
assistant adjutant general of volunteers in 1862, and served until the end of the war. He resumed the practice of medicine in Burlington, Iowa. In 1876
USS Ringgold (DD-89) (600 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
as a Town-class destroyer named HMS Newark, being scrapped after the end of the war in 1947. The first ship named in honor of Rear Admiral Cadwalader
German cruiser Köln (1,918 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
allowed her to provide gunfire support to defenders of the city until the end of the war in May 1945. Köln was 174 meters (571 ft) long overall and had a beam
342nd Infantry Division (Wehrmacht) (1,645 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
fighting on the Vistula, and was encircled in the Halbe pocket at the end of the war, but some elements of the division managed to surrender to the United
Early American currency (2,670 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Continental currency depreciated rapidly, becoming, in effect, worthless by the end of the war. This depreciation was caused by the government, stemming from the
German submarine U-3014 (652 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
late for many of them to serve in an offensive capacity at all. With the end of the war near, training on U-boats had dropped to a minimum due to lack of
USS Ringgold (DD-89) (600 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
as a Town-class destroyer named HMS Newark, being scrapped after the end of the war in 1947. The first ship named in honor of Rear Admiral Cadwalader
Social War (357–355 BC) (654 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
The Social War, also known as the War of the Allies, was fought from 357 BC to 355 BC between Athens with the Second Athenian League and the allied city-states
Lockheed P-38 Lightning (18,878 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
until the introduction of large numbers of P-51D Mustangs toward the end of the war. Unusually for a fighter of this time, the exhaust was muffled by
International Committee of the Red Cross (9,408 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
about 1,200 mostly volunteer staff members by the end of 1914. By the end of the war, the Agency had transferred about 20 million letters and messages
Liverpool Blitz (1,837 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
death toll was second only to London, which suffered over 40,000 by the end of the war. Liverpool, Bootle and the Wallasey Pool complex were strategically
New Zealand Flying School (239 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
New Zealand Government in 1924 after struggling to survive after the end of the war. Avro 504 K & L Boeing Model 1 - 2 planes acquired in 1919; first
Ratlines (World War II aftermath) (4,156 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
Nazi leader Adolf Hitler to have committed suicide in Berlin near the end of the war, various conspiracy theories claim that he survived the war and fled
Brooklyn-class cruiser (1,853 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
survived the war. All that did were decommissioned shortly after the end of the war, and five were transferred to South American navies in 1951, where
Douglas BTD Destroyer (877 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Navy during World War II. A small number had been delivered before the end of the war, but none saw combat. On 20 June 1941, the United States Navy placed
No. 8 Wing SAAF (546 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
and Salvage Unit). By the end of September, a it became clear that the end of the war was not at hand, the SAAF had two fighter-bomber Wing operating in
Victory Day (United States) (460 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
Huntsville, Alabama honored 500 veterans on the 70th anniversary of the end of the war. Victory Day has commemorated the anniversary of Japan’s surrender
Soviet occupation of the Baltic states (1944) (2,085 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
Courland Pocket where they held out until the final German surrender at the end of the war. The German forces were deported and the leaders of Latvian collaborating
Japan during World War I (2,207 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
technologies and gained invaluable operational experience. After the end of the war, the Japanese Navy brought back seven German submarines as prizes
3rd Army (German Empire) (494 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
before the war's end. At the end of the war it was serving as part of Heeresgruppe Deutscher Kronprinz. By the end of the war, the 3rd Army was organised
1st Guards Composite Aviation Division (716 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Offensive, East Prussian Offensive and the Battle of Königsberg. By the end of the war, the division had been awarded the Order of the Red Banner twice,
Victor Louis Ménage (272 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
enlisted into the military where he joined the ambulance service. At the end of the war, he was stationed in Ethiopia. After leaving the army, he accepted
87th Rifle Division (637 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
September 1943, 16 October 1943 to 20 May 1944, and 1 July 1944 to the end of the war in Europe. Wartime commanders were Colonel Alexander Ignatyevich Kazartsyev
17th Army (German Empire) (390 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
the Russian withdrawing from the war (Treaty of Brest-Litovsk). At the end of the war it was serving as part of Heeresgruppe Kronprinz Rupprecht. The Headquarters
North Macedonia (15,905 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
During the First World War, it was ruled by Bulgaria, but after the end of the war it returned to being under Serbian rule as part of the newly formed
German submarine U-612 (990 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
1942. She was later salvaged and served as a training boat until the end of the war, when she was scuttled on 2 May 1945. German Type VIIC submarines
USS Jenkins (DD-447) (1,162 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
action in the Pacific theatre. Jenkins was placed in reserve following the end of the war, remaining in this state until 1951, when the ship was reactivated
8th Army (Soviet Union) (1,503 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
December 1944, the Army carried out coastal defence tasks in Estonia to the end of the war. In September 1945, the Army was disbanded by being redesignated HQ
Astraea-class cruiser (965 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
in a variety of roles, though rarely in a front line capacity. By the end of the war the majority were being used as training or depot ships, and they
South African Class D 2-6-4T (1,175 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
over all railway operations in the Zuid-Afrikaansche Republiek. At the end of the war, these locomotives were taken onto the roster of the Central South
Bligny-sur-Ouche (366 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the 1940s (notably the dramatic events which occurred in Lusigny at the end of the war). The history of Bligny-sur-Ouche was written in the early 20th century
7th Army (German Empire) (347 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
turn each other's flank. At the end of the war it was serving as part of Heeresgruppe Deutscher Kronprinz. By the end of the war, the 7th Army was organised
CSS Raleigh (1861) (346 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
to flag-of-truce or patrol service. Raleigh, renamed Roanoke near the end of the war, was destroyed by the Confederates on April 4, 1865 upon the evacuation
Adventure-class cruiser (1,050 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
intervention in North Russia. The sisters returned home a few months after the end of the war in November 1918 and were sold for scrap in 1920. In 1901–1902, the
7.5 cm Infanteriegeschütz 42 (191 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
muzzle brakes. It is unclear how many were taken into service until the end of the war. Artillery List of artillery Chamberlain, Peter (1975). Infantry,
HMS Saltburn (301 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Saltburn-by-the-Sea in North Yorkshire, she was not completed until after the end of the war. The ship saw no active service during World War II as she spent the
Type 98 Ke-Ni light tank (993 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
production did not start until 1942, with 104 being produced by the end of the war in the Pacific. The Type 98 developed in 1938 was a light tank with
Sangamon-class escort carrier (426 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
names following their conversions to carriers. From late 1942 until the end of the war the ships saw active duty in the Mediterranean, Atlantic and Pacific
Peace of Antalcidas (1,108 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The King's Peace (387 BC), also known as the Peace of Antalcidas, was a peace treaty guaranteed by the Persian King Artaxerxes II that ended the Corinthian
5th Division (Australia) (6,475 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
where they served in the trenches along the Western Front until the end of the war in November 1918. After the war ended, the division was demobilised
Airco DH.9A (2,770 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
it served on in large numbers for the Royal Air Force following the end of the war, both at home and overseas, where it was used for colonial policing
Mouxy (1,861 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Mouxy is a commune in the Savoie department in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France. Dominated by Mount Revard, the Town of Mouxy is
Karabakh Khanate (2,760 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
was of little value, as the borders were changing constantly up to the end of the war in 1813. Following the Russian violation of the agreement that recognized
24th Waffen Mountain Division of the SS Karstjäger (2,048 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Tarvisio and protect ethnic German communities in Italy. In addition, at the end of the war it successfully fought to keep passes into Austria open, allowing
392nd (Croatian) Infantry Division (Wehrmacht) (2,364 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
in the territory of the Independent State of Croatia (NDH) until the end of the war. It was commonly known as the Blue Division. After the Axis invasion
Treaty of Tientsin (1,410 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
by the Emperor of China in the Convention of Peking in 1860, after the end of the war. The Xianfeng Emperor authorized negotiations for the treaty on May
Last war of the Roman Republic (2,596 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
The two did however raise their own legions separately. Following the end of the war, Octavian brought peace to the Roman state that had been plagued by
Royal Naval Commandos (1,235 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the Second World War. The first units were raised in 1942 and by the end of the war, 22 company-sized units had been raised to carry out various tasks
Kugelblitz (798 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
self-propelled anti-aircraft gun developed during World War II. By the end of the war, only a pilot production of five units had been completed. Unlike
Battle of Toulouse (1814) (2,296 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
afternoon, the official word of Napoleon's defeat and abdication and the end of the war reached Wellington. Soult agreed to an armistice on 17 April. Following
31 Squadron SAAF (1,069 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
operated from bases in the Mediterranean from January 1944 until the end of the war. On conclusion of hostilities, the Squadron was used to ferry liberated
Italian military internees (761 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Third Geneva Convention), and finally, in the autumn of 1944 until the end of the war, "civilian workers", so they could be subjected to hard labor without
Music of Malawi (1,768 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
both brought music to distant lands and also brought them back. By the end of the war, guitar and banjo duos were the most popular type of dance bands.
Royal Naval Commandos (1,235 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the Second World War. The first units were raised in 1942 and by the end of the war, 22 company-sized units had been raised to carry out various tasks
Music of Malawi (1,768 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
both brought music to distant lands and also brought them back. By the end of the war, guitar and banjo duos were the most popular type of dance bands.
G-class destroyer (1944) (634 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
30 August 1944, but all were cancelled on 13 December 1945, after the end of the war. The class was to be an improvement on the Weapon class. It has been
Victor Emmanuel II of Italy (2,655 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Sardinia to be among the participants at the peace conference at the end of the war, where it could address the issue of the Italian unification to other
1st Panzer Division (Wehrmacht) (1,261 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
period in 1943 when it was sent for refitting to France and Greece. At the end of the war, the division surrendered to US forces in Bavaria. The 1st Panzer
Jim G. Lucas (458 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the Marines, and began his association with Scripps-Howard before the end of the war. At the Battle of Tarawa, he was listed as killed in action for three
No. 165 Squadron RAF (496 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
operational again in February 1945 and began long-range missions. With the end of the war in Europe, the squadron moved to RAF Dyce to re-equip with Spitfires
Azad Hind (3,691 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Andaman Islands was returned to the jurisdiction of the British towards the end of the war, the limited power of Azad Hind was effectively ended with the surrender
Messerschmitt Bf 109 (9,968 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
remained competitive with the latest Allied fighter aircraft until the end of the war. During 1933, the Technisches Amt (C-Amt), the technical department
Johannes Kunze (431 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Kansas on 10 July 1945. Their executions were delayed until after the end of the war in Europe due to the fear of reprisals against Allied prisoners held
Third Servile War (5,894 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The Third Servile War, also called by Plutarch the Gladiator War and the War of Spartacus, was the last in a series of slave rebellions against the Roman
Bombing of Hanover in World War II (821 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
targets laid out in the 14 February 1942 Area Bombing Directive. At the end of the war 90% of the city centre was destroyed, with 52% of buildings heavily
34th Training Wing (2,819 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
It served with Eighth Air Force in England, from April 1944 until the end of the war, converting form the Consolidated B-24 Liberator to the Boeing B-17
No. 12 Squadron RAAF (1,742 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
re-equipped, it operated as a heavy bomber unit from February 1945 until the end of the war. The squadron continued in this role until it was redesignated No
7th Brigade (Australia) (2,768 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
action at Gallipoli and on the Western Front during the war. Following the end of the war the brigade was disbanded in 1919 before being re-raised in 1921 as
Battle of Devil's Backbone (747 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Union victory ensured the safety of the Fort Smith garrison until the end of the war. After driving other Confederate forces farther south into Indian
Ration stamp (344 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
interruption to the normal supply of goods. They were also used after the end of the war while the economies of the belligerents gradually returned to normal
6th Army (German Empire) (590 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
fighting and were pushed back from the ridge by the Canadian Corps. At the end of the war it was serving as part of Heeresgruppe Kronprinz Rupprecht. For the
Austro-Hungarian U-boat classes (3,444 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
northern shipyards to the Austrian ports on the Adriatic Sea. Following the end of the war in 1918, all Austrian submarines were surrendered to the Entente powers
German submarine U-3509 (718 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
late for many of them to serve in an offensive capacity at all. With the end of the war near, training on U-boats had dropped to a minimum due to lack of
Stephen Mallory (6,602 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
resigned after the Confederate government had fled from Richmond at the end of the war, and he and several of his colleagues in the cabinet were imprisoned
German submarine U-3524 (670 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
late for many of them to serve in an offensive capacity at all. With the end of the war near, training on U-boats had dropped to a minimum due to lack of
USS Breese (1,619 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
laying minefields and sweeping for mines in the Pacific. Following the end of the war, she was sold for scrap in 1946 and broken up. Breese was one of 111
GWR 3000 Class (340 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the First World War but these were returned to the government after the end of the war. In 1919, GWR bought 20 virtually new RODs, and numbered them 3000-19
Andrew Humphreys (1,419 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
and could not participate in any acts that opposed the war.) At the end of the war, Humphreys resumed a career in politics, which included terms in Forty-fourth
USS Cushing (DD-797) (1,104 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
the Battle of Okinawa, and finally, strikes on the Tokyo area until the end of the war. For several months after the signing of the Japanese Instrument of
24th Infantry Division (United States) (6,960 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
of Leyte and Luzon, driving Japanese forces from them. Following the end of the war, the division participated in occupation duties in Japan, and was
History of the Faroe Islands (3,856 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
British invaded and occupied the Faroe Islands until shortly after the end of the war. Following an independence referendum in 1946 that took place unrecognized
USS Braine (DD-630) (839 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
Jr., in command. The Braine served in the South Pacific through the end of the war, participating in shore bombardments and troop landings. After the
Vijay Diwas (India) (333 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
Indo-Pakistani War of 1971 for the liberation of Bangladesh from Pakistan. The end of the war also resulted in the unilateral and unconditional surrender of the
AD Flying Boat (682 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
terminated as the end of the war came into sight, and the type saw little operational use. A number were repurchased after the end of the war by Supermarine
4th Cavalry Division (India) (675 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
renamed as the 4th Cavalry Division. It remained in Palestine after the end of the war on occupation duties until finally broken up in 1921. In March 1918
Luftstreitkräfte (3,119 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
fighters, 'E' for monoplane fighters and 'Dr' for triplane fighters. By the end of the war however, the 'D' designation was used for all single-seat fighters
No. 311 Squadron RAF (2,643 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
killed. Of these 273 (53%) died while serving with 311 Squadron. After the end of the war, 311 Squadron was disbanded as an RAF unit and became the 6 letecká
Lale Andersen (1,506 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
and the Allies, Andersen's original recording spawned versions, by the end of the War, in most of the major languages of Europe, and by some of the most
12th (Eastern) Division (877 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
saw service in the trenches of the Western Front from June 1915 to the end of the war. The 12th (Eastern) Division, was one of the first Kitchener's Army
No. 102 Squadron RAAF (485 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
aircraft, the war ended before it reached operational status. Following the end of the war the squadron operated in the transport role until December 1945. No
Westwood, Edmonton (706 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
development in the neighbourhood occurred in the 25 years following the end of the war when approximately four out of five (81.6%) of the homes in the neighbourhood
Battery Moltke (502 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the north end of St Ouen's Bay. The bunker was left unfinished at the end of the war, when completed there would have been an M132 Command Bunker like
Schwerer Wehrmachtschlepper (531 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
rocket launcher (Nebelwerfer). Fewer than a thousand were built before the end of the war, but production continued after the war of an improved model in the
Italian submarine Comandante Cappellini (1939) (403 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
the boat into their fleet as I-503 (Japanese: 伊号第五百三潜水艦). Following the end of the war, the United States scuttled the submarine in 1946. Operating under
Depression of 1920–1921 (2,903 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
There was a two-year post–World War I recession immediately following the end of the war, complicating the absorption of millions of veterans into the economy
Gotha G.IX (352 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Boghol 3. Probably around half of this number were completed before the end of the war, with at least some of them reaching operational status by that time
John McCrae (2,233 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
memorial poem "In Flanders Fields". McCrae died of pneumonia near the end of the war. McCrae was born in McCrae House in Guelph, Ontario to Lieutenant-Colonel
German cruiser Leipzig (2,101 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
of fleeing German civilians, reaching Denmark by late April. After the end of the war, Leipzig was used as a barracks ship for minesweeping forces and was
Luftwaffe (15,702 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the war. The Luftwaffe was deeply involved in Nazi war crimes. By the end of the war, a significant percentage of aircraft production originated in concentration
Hetzer (3,283 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
same chassis). Starting from April 1944, about 2584 were built until the end of the war. The older Marder III Panzerjäger series retained the same vertically
No. 241 Squadron RAF (206 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
to fly patrols over the English Channel hunting submarines until the end of the war. The squadron was disbanded the following year, on 18 June 1919. The
14th Army (Soviet Union) (1,238 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
The army defended and guarded the newly captured territory until the end of the war. Its headquarters became the Belomorsky Military District at the end
Bombings of Heilbronn in World War II (2,045 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
assumed that there are many human remains still in the soil. Up to the end of the war, several raids, while much less powerful or as damaging as the attack
List of Aragonese monarchs (513 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Furs of Valencia) were swept away in the Nueva Planta decrees at the end of the War of the Spanish Succession. With the death of Sancho III of Navarre
14th Army (Soviet Union) (1,238 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
The army defended and guarded the newly captured territory until the end of the war. Its headquarters became the Belomorsky Military District at the end
Bombings of Heilbronn in World War II (2,045 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
assumed that there are many human remains still in the soil. Up to the end of the war, several raids, while much less powerful or as damaging as the attack
Indiana in the American Civil War (9,126 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
cities and towns ushered in a new era of economic prosperity. By the end of the war, Indiana had become a less rural state than it previously had been
National Revolutionary Army (4,062 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
but broke away to form the People's Liberation Army shortly after the end of the war. With the promulgation of the Constitution of the Republic of China
Aerial reconnaissance in World War I (2,490 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
("Hydro-aeroplanes")came into their own for coastal patrol duties. By the end of the war both sides maintained detailed maps of the front derived from mosaics
Panzerkampfwagen E-100 (604 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
An assault gun variant was also proposed.[better source needed] By the end of the war, a single prototype chassis of the E-100 had been produced, and it
12th Brigade (Australia) (1,115 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
was part of the 4th Division and fought on the Western Front until the end of the war in November 1918. During the inter-war years, the brigade was re-formed
Mousetrap (weapon) (266 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
(15 kg) Torpex warhead and contact pistol, exactly like Hedgehog. By the end of the war, over 100 Mousetrap Mark 22s were mounted in U.S. Navy ships, including
Winfield Scott Hancock (5,990 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Winfield Scott Hancock (February 14, 1824 – February 9, 1886) was a United States Army officer and the Democratic nominee for President of the United States
1942 Indianapolis 500 (1,638 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
and neglected, and fell into a terrible state of disrepair. Towards the end of the war, revival of the "500" appeared unlikely, and the facility was in danger
War of the Fourth Coalition (3,354 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the Duchy of Warsaw, ruled by his new ally the king of Saxony. At the end of the war Napoleon was master of almost all of western and central continental
Japanese battleship Mikasa (2,931 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the war and the Battles of the Yellow Sea and Tsushima. Days after the end of the war, Mikasa's magazine accidentally exploded and sank the ship. She was
USS Hutchins (DD-476) (1,476 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
attacked by a suicide boat and severely damaged. Still under repair at the end of the war, the destroyer was decommissioned in 1945 and sold for scrap in 1948
1.1"/75 caliber gun (1,415 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the 40 mm (1.6 in) Bofors gun whenever possible, but served until the end of the war on some ships. A twin Bofors gun was about the same weight, and was
Italian minelayer Lepanto (379 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
escorting convoys. She was surrendered to the Republic of China after the end of the war and served for a further ten years with its navy as the Hsienning
Japanese submarine I-58 (1943) (1,641 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article
I-58 was a Japanese B3 type cruiser submarine that served in the final year of World War II. Modified to carry Kaiten manned torpedoes, she damaged two
Friedrich-Wilhelm Krüger (2,738 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
destruction, deterioration and impoverishment of the Polish state. At the end of the war, he committed suicide. Krüger was born into a military family in Strassburg
German cruiser Lützow (1939) (1,724 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
the Soviet counter-offensive that relieved Leningrad in 1944. After the end of the war, the ship was used as a stationary training platform and as a floating
Battle of Tippecanoe (4,339 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the Battle of the Thames. Frontier violence continued well after the end of the War of 1812 and the Tecumseh’s death. William Henry Harrison was appointed
USS Roi (1,191 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
aircraft and supplies to the Fast Carrier Task Force, continuing until the end of the war. Postwar, she participated in Operation Magic Carpet. She was decommissioned
Yugoslav Partisans (12,130 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Red Army liberated Belgrade following the Belgrade Offensive. By the end of the war, the Partisans had gained control of the entire country as well as
5th Army (German Empire) (545 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
Armistice of 11 November 1918. At the end of the war it was serving as part of Heeresgruppe Gallwitz. By the end of the war, the 5th Army was organised as:
German U-boat bases in occupied Norway (1,364 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Narvik, leaving the country to the Germans who would occupy it until the end of the war. After the invasion, Vidkun Quisling led the collaborationist government
HMS Suffolk (55) (837 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
concluded in April 1943, the cruiser served in the Far East until the end of the war. In the immediate post-war period, Suffolk undertook transport duties
No. 2 Air Ambulance Unit RAAF (158 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Allied forces engaged in the New Guinea campaign until the end of the war. Following the end of the war the Unit flew Australian prisoners of war home until
Dane Lloyd (962 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
despite being on the wrong side of the Civil War "his actions at the end of the war did much to heal and unite a deeply divided nation." Lloyd was born
Battle of Vittorio Veneto (3,309 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the Italian Front during World War I. The Italian victory marked the end of the war on the Italian Front, secured the dissolution of the Austro-Hungarian
Volksdeutsche (5,796 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
and particularly the atrocities committed by Nazi Germany, after the end of the war, the Polish authorities tried many Volksdeutsche for high treason
SM UB-9 (1,149 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Sources do not report any more commanding officers assigned through the end of the war, so it's not clear if the submarine remained in commission. UB-9 was
Richard Hawes (2,163 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
President Jefferson Davis to attempt another invasion of the state. At the end of the war, the Confederate government of Kentucky in exile ceased to exist,
Rognan Airport (537 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Station. Rognan Airport was abandoned as a military airbase after the end of the war. An airport in Rognan was first considered by the Royal Air Force
Battle of Pine Bluff (419 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Marmaduke. The Union victory ensured the safety of the garrison until the end of the war. After the capture of Little Rock, Arkansas, U.S. forces occupied
SM UB-11 (1,210 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Sources do not report any more commanding officers assigned through the end of the war, so it's not clear if the submarine remained in commission. UB-11
Lebanese people in Cyprus (146 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
During the Civil War the number of Lebanese was higher, however after the end of the war many returned to Lebanon. Marcos Baghdatis, Cypriot tennis player
I-201-class submarine (1,204 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
only three, numbered I-201, I-202 and I-203, were completed before the end of the war. None of them saw operational use. In 1938 the Imperial Japanese Navy
Bombing of Ulm in World War II (194 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
1945, by British and American aircraft, left a total of 632 dead. By the end of the war, 81 percent of the city center was destroyed. Only 1,763 out of 12
Nevada-class battleship (5,567 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
followed by the Battle of Okinawa from March to June. Worn out by the end of the war, she was allocated to Operation Crossroads in late 1945 for use in
History of Croatia (7,136 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
executed. Following the defeat of the Independent State of Croatia at the end of the war, a large number of Ustaše, civilians supporting them (ranging from
4th Panzer Division (Wehrmacht) (1,941 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
Prussia in January 1945. There it surrendered to the Red Army at the end of the war. The 4th Panzer Division was formed in Würzburg, Bavaria, on 10 November
Battle of Odžak (1,944 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
began on 19 April 1945 and lasted until 25 May 1945, 17 days after the end of the war in Europe. The combatants were Ustashe commanded by Petar Rajkovačić
III Corps (United States) (3,880 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
offensives and led them into Germany. The corps was deactivated following the end of the war. Reactivated in the interwar years, III Corps trained US Army formations
List of ships of the Royal Yugoslav Navy (2,197 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the KJRM-in-exile, and these were joined by a British corvette. At the end of the war, these vessels were transferred to the fledgling Yugoslav Navy. The
270th Rifle Division (Soviet Union) (1,871 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
of Libau until the end of the war. The division's honorifics at the end of the war were "Demidov Red Banner". After the end of the war, the division was
Canon de 75 modèle 1897 (4,791 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the French Army had about 4,000 of these field guns in service. By the end of the war about 12,000 had been produced. It was also in service with the American
Charles Ballantyne (335 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Subsequently, the government took control over the port of Halifax until the end of the war. Ballantyne retained his Cabinet portfolios when Arthur Meighen succeeded
Schichau-Werke (1,322 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
submarines of this latter class were built and launched at Danzig by the end of the war, but never saw combat. During World War II prisoners from Poland,
Organisation Todt (3,794 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
workers.[citation needed] The third period lasted from 1942 until the end of the war in 1945, when Albert Speer succeeded Todt in office and the OT was
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (6,221 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Fliegerhorst Schiphol. The airport was destroyed through bombing but at the end of the war, the airfield was soon rebuilt. In 1949, it was decided that Schiphol
USS Alaska (CB-1) (2,159 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
Guam; four other ships were ordered but were not completed before the end of the war. Alaska was the third vessel of the US Navy to be named after what
Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (6,221 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Fliegerhorst Schiphol. The airport was destroyed through bombing but at the end of the war, the airfield was soon rebuilt. In 1949, it was decided that Schiphol
SM UB-11 (1,210 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Sources do not report any more commanding officers assigned through the end of the war, so it's not clear if the submarine remained in commission. UB-11
Charles Ballantyne (335 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Subsequently, the government took control over the port of Halifax until the end of the war. Ballantyne retained his Cabinet portfolios when Arthur Meighen succeeded
Canon de 75 modèle 1897 (4,791 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the French Army had about 4,000 of these field guns in service. By the end of the war about 12,000 had been produced. It was also in service with the American
1st Army (German Empire) (629 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
armies on the Somme. At the end of the war it was serving as part of Heeresgruppe Deutscher Kronprinz. By the end of the war, the 1st Army was organised
Ministry of War Transport (1,069 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Co-operation with Allied and other Governments was developed further towards the end of the war with the establishment of the United Maritime Authority. Tanker Division
Gil Merrick (1,260 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
during the Second World War and 485 in the Football League following the end of the war. He won 23 caps for the England national team, and played in the 1954
Winnipeg (bear) (773 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
destination was to have been the Assiniboine Park Zoo in Winnipeg, but at the end of the War, Colebourn decided to allow Winnie to remain at the London Zoo, where
M8 Greyhound (3,922 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
United States and British troops in Europe and the Far East until the end of the war. The vehicle was widely exported and as of 2006[update] still remained
Starfish site (1,364 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
from a nearby bunker and laid out to simulate a fire-bombed town. By the end of the war there were 237 decoys protecting 81 towns and cities around the country
List of battleships of Italy (3,062 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Ammiraglio di Saint Bon and Regina Elena classes were discarded after the end of the war. In the interwar period, the Italian Navy—along with the rest of the
Western New Guinea campaign (220 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
on 22 April 1944. Fighting in western New Guinea continued until the end of the war. Landing at Aitape Battle of Hollandia Battle of Wakde Battle of Lone
FB Vis (1,471 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
following year. The pistol was valued by the Germans and towards the end of the war issued to German paratroopers. The Vis is highly prized among collectors
Australian Flying Corps (3,741 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
in Egypt and Palestine. It would remain in the Middle East until the end of the war, being reassigned to No. 40 Wing in October 1917, undertaking reconnaissance
Atlanta campaign (4,272 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
2, setting the stage for Sherman's March to the Sea and hastening the end of the war. The Atlanta campaign followed the Union victory in the Battles for
31st Infantry Division Calabria (370 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
September 1943. The Division would then serve on the Allied side until the end of the war. In the 1940, the division was tasked with the protection of the Sardinia
Siege of Breda (1637) (1,119 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
Hereafter, the city would remain in the hands of the Dutch Republic until the end of the war. In 1635 France and the Dutch Republic formed an alliance against
Gábor Tánczos (76 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
1914 and 1915 in Athens, and between 1915 and 1916 in Bucharest. At the end of the war he served as Emperor-King Charles I's adjutant. He was the Hungarian-Czechoslovakian
USS Bronx (APA-236) (505 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
War II on the Victory ship design. Commissioned just weeks after the end of the war, she never saw hostilities. Bronx was named after Bronx, New York
Georgios Poulos (278 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
were transferred to Kitzbühel, Austria. They remained there until the end of the war and were captured by the US 7th Army, who later surrendered them to
Texas World War II Army Airfields (117 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
made Texas a prime location for year-round military training. By the end of the war, 65 Army airfields were built in the state. Texas portal World War
Medium Mark B (643 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Whippet, but ultimately unsatisfactory and production was cancelled at the end of the war. The engineer Lieutenant Walter G. Wilson and the industrialist Sir
Federalist Party (9,853 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
practically vanished during the Era of Good Feelings that followed the end of the war in 1815. The Federalists left a lasting legacy in the form of a strong
Horses in World War I (8,745 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
to replace those lost, which contributed to Germany's defeat. By the end of the war, even the well-supplied US Army was short of horses. Conditions were
India in World War II (3,893 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
million Indian troops were fighting Axis forces around the globe. After the end of the war, India emerged as the world's fourth largest industrial power and
War of 1812 (31,238 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
area remained under British or British-allied tribal control until the end of the war, the British dropped the demands during the treaty negotiations. American
IX Corps (German Empire) (945 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
at the start of the First World War. It was still in existence at the end of the war. The Corps was disbanded with the demobilisation of the German Army
Sandakan Death Marches (3,326 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the Pacific campaign of World War II in the Sandakan POW Camp. By the end of the war, of all the prisoners who had been incarcerated at Sandakan and Ranau
René Binet (neo-Fascist) (1,892 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
during World War II and joined the SS Charlemagne Division. Soon after the end of the war, Binet became involved in numerous neo-fascist and white supremacist
Republic of China (1912–1949) (6,639 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
China. The Soviet Union—encouraged to invade Manchuria to hasten the end of the war and allowed a Soviet sphere of influence there as agreed to at the
Acting rank (803 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
conflict. By the end of the War, most officers were appointed to a higher acting rank, and their appointments lasted until the end of the war at which point
Válor (378 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
militiamen coming from the coast. It remained in the Republican zone until the end of the war. Like in most places through the region repression was severe after
53rd Army (Soviet Union) (1,243 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
of Debrecen, the Budapest Offensive, and the Prague Offensive. At the end of the war in Europe it was moved to the Far East and fought in the Soviet invasion
USS Recruit (1917) (704 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
trainee sailors, Recruit was located in Union Square from 1917 until the end of the war. In 1920, with the reduced requirements for manning in the post-war
Japanese submarine Ha-205 (708 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
served during the final weeks of World War II. She surrendered at the end of the war in September 1945 and was scuttled in May 1946. At the end of 1944
Polish Air Forces in France and Great Britain (4,089 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Battle of Britain, making up the largest non-British contribution. By the end of the war, around 19,400 Poles were serving in the Polish Air Force in Great
German submarine U-37 (1938) (2,051 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
withdrawn from front-line service and assigned to training units until the end of the war. On 8 May 1945 the U-boat was scuttled in Sonderburg Bay, off Flensburg
Aktion T4 (10,949 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the programme. The killings took place from September 1939 until the end of the war in 1945; from 275,000 to 300,000 people were killed in psychiatric
Biplane (2,920 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
roles, such as training or shipboard operation, until shortly after the end of the war. The British Gloster Gladiator biplane, the Italian Fiat CR.42 and
Hal Van Every (266 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Stalag Luft III, arriving just after the famous "Great Escape". Near the end of the war, with the Russians closing in, the Germans marched their prisoners
Hungary in World War II (5,760 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Jews and Roma were deported to the Auschwitz concentration camp. By the end of the war, the death toll was between 450,000 and 606,000 Hungarian Jews and
Denmark in World War II (8,668 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
officially accepted it, the government remained functioning de jure until the end of the war. In reality—largely due to the initiative of the permanent secretary
Japanese submarine Ha-202 (752 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
served during the final months of World War II. She surrendered at the end of the war in September 1945 and was scuttled in April 1946. At the end of 1944
Pillau-class cruiser (1,679 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
forced to scuttle her. Pillau continued to serve with the fleet until the end of the war. After the German defeat, she was ceded to Italy as a war prize and
Fairey Swordfish (6,539 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
attack on the Bismarck, which contributed to her eventual demise. By the end of the war, the Swordfish held the distinction of having caused the destruction
Humber Armoured Car (1,152 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the Humber Light Reconnaissance Car and remained in service until the end of the war. Made by the Rootes Group, the Humber was essentially a combination
Mitsubishi A6M Zero (10,135 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
aircraft models, the Zero continued to serve in a front-line role until the end of the war in the Pacific. During the final phases, it was also adapted for use
British Expeditionary Force (World War I) (4,670 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
commander was General Henry Horne. First Army remained in France until the end of the war. The Second Army was formed at the same time as the First Army on
Nagara-class cruiser (1,824 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
and were deployed for transport or local defense missions. Towards the end of the war, the surviving vessels were increasingly obsolete and were retained
Borneo campaign (5,945 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
mid-July, mopping-up operations continued throughout Borneo until the end of the war in August. Initially intended to secure vital airfields and port facilities
Denmark in World War II (8,668 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
officially accepted it, the government remained functioning de jure until the end of the war. In reality—largely due to the initiative of the permanent secretary
Hans-Jürgen Stumpff (367 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
was one of the signatories to Germany's unconditional surrender at the end of the war. Stumpff joined the army in 1907 and served on the General Staff during
53rd Army (Soviet Union) (1,243 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
of Debrecen, the Budapest Offensive, and the Prague Offensive. At the end of the war in Europe it was moved to the Far East and fought in the Soviet invasion
Penetanguishene Naval Yard (270 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
and a base finally built in 1813, but it was abandoned in 1815 at the end of the War of 1812. It was reinstated in 1816 and remained in naval service until
Borneo campaign (5,945 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
mid-July, mopping-up operations continued throughout Borneo until the end of the war in August. Initially intended to secure vital airfields and port facilities
Japanese submarine Ha-202 (752 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
served during the final months of World War II. She surrendered at the end of the war in September 1945 and was scuttled in April 1946. At the end of 1944
South African Class NG6 4-4-0 (1,935 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
for use in German South West Africa during the First World War. At the end of the war, these locomotives were staged, but in 1921 they were placed back
Tiger II (5,876 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
379 in 1944, and 112 in 1945. Full production ran from mid-1944 to the end of the war. Each Tiger II produced needed 300,000 man hours to manufacture and
4th Guards Motor Rifle Division (1,810 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Czechoslovakia before being withdrawn into the reserve. Several weeks after the end of the war, the corps was converted into the 4th Guards Mechanized Division and
World War II (24,209 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
against the Axis occupation of Yugoslavia, which continued until the end of the war. In the Middle East in May, Commonwealth forces quashed an uprising
Wiesbaden-class cruiser (1,378 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Bight, both in 1917. She was interned with the rest of the fleet at the end of the war and scuttled at Scapa Flow, though British sailors prevented her from
No. 122 Squadron RAF (391 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
continued till the end of the war providing long-range escorts to both Bomber Command and the United States 8th Air Force. After the end of the war the squadron
USS Enterprise (CV-6) (5,976 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
been sunk in battle, inspiring her nickname "The Grey Ghost". By the end of the war, her planes and guns had downed 911 enemy planes, sunk 71 ships, and
Japanese submarine Ha-103 (809 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
supply run and operating on radar picket duty. She surrendered at the end of the war in September 1945 and was scuttled in April 1946. The Ha-101-class
USS Emery (DE-28) (363 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
and other ships from Japanese submarines and fighter aircraft. By the end of the war, she had accumulated three battle stars. She was launched on 17 April
Oskar Schindler (5,600 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
into the factory and cared for them in a makeshift hospital until the end of the war. Schindler continued to bribe SS officials to prevent the slaughter
USS John Rodgers (DD-574) (1,422 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
Pacific, receiving 12 battle stars. She was laid up shortly after the end of the war, but sold to the Mexican Navy in 1970, where she served until 2001
HMS Swordfish (1916) (1,314 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
an anti-submarine patrol vessel in 1917. She was paid off before the end of the war and sold for scrapping in 1922. HMS Swordfish was developed to meet
Biennio Rosso (1,075 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
The Biennio Rosso took place in a context of economic crisis at the end of the war, with high unemployment and political instability. It was characterized
Old Kent Road railway station (305 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
First World War as an economy measure, but was never reopened after the end of the war. The reopening of the spur from Old Kent Road Junction to the East
U-107-class submarine (594 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Ganz Danubius in Fiume, but neither was launched or completed before the end of the war. No other submarines of the class were ever laid down. The design
Francoist Spain (7,450 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Spain becoming a single-party regime under the FET y de las JONS. The end of the war in 1939 brought the extension of the Franco rule to the whole country
Japanese submarine Ha-203 (710 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
served during the final months of World War II. She surrendered at the end of the war in September 1945 and was scuttled in April 1946. At the end of 1944
Edmund Fanning (colonial administrator) (709 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
Loyalists. He served during campaigns in New England and the South. At the end of the war in 1783 he became a United Empire Loyalist, settling in Nova Scotia
69th Anti-Aircraft Artillery Division (Soviet Union) (974 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
1943, the division fought with the 3rd Guards Army from May 1944 to the end of the war. Postwar, it was reduced to a brigade which eventually became the
Camp Joe Holt (457 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Fulton, Indiana, 1.5 miles upstream. It then reverted to a camp until the end of the war. Mr. Patterson reserved the right to remove the government chapel
Battle of Andros (1790) (1,630 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
able to escape and reconstitute his forces, remaining active until the end of the war. Katsonis had participated in the Orlov revolt of 1770, and then entered
Franz Hössler (1,727 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
concentration camps during World War II. Captured by the Allies at the end of the war, Hößler was charged with crimes against humanity in the First Bergen-Belsen
Air Raid Precautions in the United Kingdom (2,421 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
dropped to 70,000. The Civil Defence Service was stood down towards the end of the war in Europe on 2 May 1945. Between 1949 and 1968 many of the duties
Bomber (2,672 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Although the German air arm was strong, with a total of 123 airships by the end of the war, they were vulnerable to attack and engine failure, as well as navigational
Moltke-class battlecruiser (2,911 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Battle of the Gulf of Riga and Operation Albion in the Baltic Sea. At the end of the war, Moltke was interned with the majority of the High Seas Fleet at Scapa
74th (Yeomanry) Division (1,700 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
May 1918 it was sent to the Western Front where it remained until the end of the war. The division's insignia was a broken spur to signify that its units
Talbot (2,268 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
their Clément-Talbot business during the First World War. Soon after the end of the war, Clément-Talbot was brought into a combine named S T D Motors. Shortly
William C. Lyon (290 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
before being made a commissioned officer. Thirteen months before the end of the war, he was captured and imprisoned in a POW camp. After release he was
Saint-Simon – Clastres Air Base (1,538 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Fighter and bomber base by the United States Army Air Force until the end of the war. It was redeveloped in the 1950s as a NATO Dispersed Operating Base
Stavne–Leangen Line (1,082 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
laid in the city streets, but neither route was completed before the end of the war. Construction was placed on hold and the Stavne–Leangen Line did not
Siluro San Bartolomeo (235 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
remained in La Spezia and one which was sent to Venice was found at the end of the war. Both of La Spezia were consigned to the La Castagna Task Force, an
Guards Corps (German Empire) (1,155 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
at the start of the First World War. It was still in existence at the end of the war in the 4th Army, Heeresgruppe Kronprinz Rupprecht, on the Western
Chremonidean War (389 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Syrian Wars with a strong alternative date of 258 or 255 BC. After the end of the war, Athens lost her last pre-Hellenistic vestiges of political independence
Siege of Barcelona (1713–14) (830 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
Setge de Barcelona, IPA: [ˈsedʒə ðə βəɾsəˈlonə]) was a battle at the end of the War of Spanish Succession, which pitted Archduke Charles of Austria (backed
German Type UB I submarine (3,846 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
and the Bulgarian boat were all turned over to the Allies after the end of the war and were broken up. In the earliest stages of the First World War
Ordnance QF 2-pounder (1,932 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
6-pounder starting in 1942, though some remained in service until the end of the war. This QF 2-pounder was not the same gun as the QF 2 pounder "pom-pom"
Article XV squadrons (1,867 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
their nominal air force when they were first formed. However, by the end of the war this had generally been rectified. Canada made a greater insistence
Magna Carta (16,084 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
an unsuccessful bid to build political support for their cause. At the end of the war in 1217, it formed part of the peace treaty agreed at Lambeth, where
218th Infantry Division (Wehrmacht) (1,905 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
Front in the winter of 1941. It remained on the Eastern Front until the end of the war, retreating with Army Group North back through the Baltic states,
Japanese submarine Ha-105 (829 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
supply run and operating on radar picket duty. She surrendered at the end of the war in September 1945 and was scuttled in April 1946. The Ha-101-class
Friedrich Boßhammer (711 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
of the Italian Jews to extermination camps from January 1944 until the end of the war in Europe. He was arrested in West Germany in 1968 and stood trial
Ha-101-class submarine (593 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
planned to build 12 boats, but only 10 vessels were completed by the end of the war. The IJN called these submarines Sen'yu-Shō type submarine (潜輸小型潜水艦
DFS 346 (1,687 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
A prototype was constructed but did not reach completion before the end of the war. It was taken to the Soviet Union where it was completed, tested and
USS Bon Homme Richard (CV-31) (1,308 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
Operations, earning one battle star. Decommissioned shortly after the end of the war, she was recommissioned in 1951 for the Korean War. In her second
DFS 230 (1,187 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
1945). Although production ceased in 1943, it was used right up to the end of the war, for instance, supplying Berlin and Breslau until May 1945. By means
Japanese occupation of Malaya (7,176 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
General Teizo Ishiguro, which was Headquartered in Taiping, Perak until the end of the war. The Second (with the 25th Army) and later the Third (with the 29th
HMCS Bonaventure (3,194 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Royal Navy as HMS Powerful during the Second World War. Following the end of the war, construction on the ship was halted and it was not until 1952 that
5th Cavalry Division (India) (777 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
renamed as the 5th Cavalry Division. It remained in Palestine after the end of the war on occupation duties until finally broken up in 1920. In March 1918
Japanese invasion money (2,057 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
amounts of the currency were obtained by Allied forces and civilians at the end of the war; many were kept as wartime souvenirs, and are now in both private
Frontal assault (527 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
resulted in repeated frontal assaults with horrific casualties. Only at the end of the war, with the introduction of tanks, infiltration tactics, and combined
Engagements on Lake Huron (2,756 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
week of September, leaving the British in control of the lake until the end of the war. The Old Northwest, as the modern American Midwest was known at the
29 Squadron SAAF (178 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
flying between 25 August and 24 September 1944) and was disbanded at the end of the war. Martin and Orpen, (1979) p.275 Martin, H.J. (Lt-Gen); Orpen, N.D
Edward VIII (10,145 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
successful secret trip to Schloss Friedrichshof in Germany towards the end of the war to retrieve sensitive letters between the Duke of Windsor and Adolf
Reg Flewin (303 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
cap against Wales on 16 September 1944. When football resumed at the end of the war, Flewin became a regular in Portsmouth's defence, and was also named
HMS Mallow (K81) (1,688 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
significant number of secondary and anti-aircraft guns were added towards the end of the war. During the war she escorted a total of 80 convoys whilst in British
Japanese submarine Ha-109 (834 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
She served during the final months of World War II, surrendered at the end of the war in September 1945, and was scuttled in April 1946. The Ha-101-class
7.5 cm Infanteriegeschütz 37 (402 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
395 m/s (1,300 ft/s). The first 84 guns were delivered in June 1944. By the end of the war 1,304 guns were operational. While the gun carriage was an old design
Italy Star (2,126 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
belatedly added on 26 February 2013, more than sixty-seven years after the end of the war. Including the Arctic Star and the Bomber Command clasp, no-one could
2nd Army (Russian Empire) (1,258 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
However, it was rebuilt soon thereafter and fought until almost the end of the war. Field headquarters (2A staff) Headquarters of the 2A artillery inspector
Panzer III (4,526 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
chassis provided hulls for the Sturmgeschütz III assault gun until the end of the war. At the time, German (non-light) tanks were expected to carry out
Japanese submarine Ha-108 (783 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
She served during the final months of World War II, surrendered at the end of the war in September 1945, and was scuttled in April 1946. The Ha-101-class
USS Roncador (SS-301) (461 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
On 29 July she got underway for Panama and from 3 August through the end of the war conducted advanced training exercises off the Canal Zone. In late
3rd Pioneer Battalion (Australia) (2,152 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
It later served on the Western Front in France and Belgium until the end of the war. Assigned to the 3rd Division, the 3rd Pioneer Battalion fought in
20th Battalion (Australia) (1,760 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
Offensive at the end of the war. The 20th Battalion's last engagement was at Montbrehain in October 1918. Following the end of the war, it was disbanded
Royal Yugoslav Navy (6,095 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
State of Croatia. Towards the end of the war, the Allies transferred a corvette to Yugoslav control. At the end of the war, the few remaining vessels
131st Separate Motor Rifle Brigade (1,628 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Lvov–Sandomierz Offensive, Vistula–Oder Offensive, and Prague Offensive before the end of the war in May 1945. Postwar, the division was relocated to Krasnodar in the
Aitape–Wewak campaign (2,357 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
of the Pacific Theatre of World War II. Between November 1944 and the end of the war in August 1945, the Australian 6th Division, with air and naval support
Siege of Savannah (2,548 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the British remained in control of Savannah until July 1782, near the end of the war. In 1779, more than 500 recruits from Saint-Domingue (the French colony
Lebanese people in Greece (99 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
During the civil war the number of Lebanese was higher, however after the end of the war many returned to Lebanon. Rony Seikaly, Lebanese-born American basketballer
Brevet (military) (2,763 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
men of foreign birth would hold brevet commissions in the army by the end of the war. By 1784, an additional 50 officers would receive brevets for "meritorious
Senjinkun military code (711 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
surrender"—a response to prior misconduct on the battlefield. Towards the end of the war, copies of the Senjinkun were also distributed to the civilian population
American Revolution (21,104 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
deaths to American prisoners of war than from combat operations. At the end of the war, both sides released their surviving prisoners. The capture of a British
36th Infantry Division (United Kingdom) (894 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
September 1944. It served in India and during the Burma Campaign. After the end of the war it was disbanded and its remaining British units were transferred
Auschwitz concentration camp (20,164 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the Soviet Red Army approached Auschwitz in January 1945, toward the end of the war, the SS sent most of the camp's population west on a death march to
Wilhelm Adam (general) (423 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
High command. But right at the end of the war he was back to being a Bavarian engineer unit leader. With the end of the war, Adam served in various posts
Third Czechoslovak Republic (1,279 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
česko-slovenská republika) which emerged as a sovereign state after the end of the war was not only the result of the policies of the victorious Western
Indian National Army (12,220 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
consider the INA not to have had significant influence on the war. The end of the war saw many of the troops repatriated to India where some faced trials
Battle of the Bulge (18,029 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Wallonia in eastern Belgium, northeast France, and Luxembourg, towards the end of the war in Europe. The offensive was intended to stop Allied use of the Belgian
Consolidated PB2Y Coronado (1,405 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
War II in bombing, antisubmarine, and transport roles. Obsolete by the end of the war, Coronados were quickly taken out of service. Only one known example
USS Damon M. Cummings (DE-643) (355 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
convoys from Ulithi, Saipan, and San Pedro Bay. Leyte, to Okinawa until the end of the war. Damon M. Cummings remained in the Far East after the war, serving
McDonnell FH Phantom (2,979 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
first jet deployed by the United States Marine Corps. Although with the end of the war, only 62 FH-1s were built, it helped prove the viability of carrier-based
Battle rifle (1,862 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
million rifles were produced, and it continued to see service until the end of the war. Like the Mosin, it was replaced by the AK-47 shortly after World
George Marshall (9,699 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Marshall coordinated Allied operations in Europe and the Pacific until the end of the war. In addition to accolades from Churchill and other Allied leaders
Henry Middleton (1,021 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
accepted defeat and returned to the status of a British subject until the end of the war. Henry Middleton was born in 1717 on the family plantation, "The Oaks"
List of surviving veterans of the Spanish Civil War (1,621 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
of the combatant forces up to and including the date recognized as the end of the War, which was 1 April 1939. List of last surviving veterans of military
G and H-class destroyer (4,894 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
number to German submarines, while helping to sink six in exchange by the end of the war. The G- and H-class ships of the Mediterranean Fleet escorted numerous
51st Army (Russia) (2,398 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article
1942–43, helping to defeat German relief attempts. From late 1944 to the end of the war, the army fought in the final cutting-off of German forces in the
Japanese submarine Ro-31 (1,047 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
She served in a training role during World War II, surrendered at the end of the war in September 1945, and was scuttled in April 1946. The submarines
Japanese submarine Ha-106 (997 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Japan for Japanese aircrews who came down at sea. She surrendered at the end of the war in September 1945 and was scuttled in April 1946. The Ha-101-class
War Department Halt railway station (453 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Details are scarce as this was a secret military installation, but the end of the War Department branch line moved as building work moved onto new stages
Victory over Japan Day (4,294 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
Bay. In Japan, August 15 usually is known as the "memorial day for the end of the war" (終戦記念日, Shūsen-kinenbi); the official name for the day, however,
Mark IV tank (1,930 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
the Battle of Messines Ridge. It remained in British service until the end of the war, and a small number served briefly with other combatants afterwards
No. 92 Squadron RAF (2,327 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
to France in July 1918 and saw action for just four months, until the end of the war. During the conflict it flew both air superiority and direct ground
LK I (186 words) [view diff] case mismatch in snippet view article find links to article
service at the time, the tank only reached the prototype stage before the end of the war. The LK I was designed by Joseph Vollmer. It was based on a Daimler