Military Book Review

BOOK REVIEW: THE FIFTH FIELD: The Story of the 96 American Soldiers Sentenced to Death and Executed in Europe and North Africa in World War II

Sometimes it appeared that a court-martial panel had a fundamental misunderstanding of its responsibility and mission. Such was the case of the GCM of Technician Fifth Grade James B. Sanders and Private Roy W. Anderson of Company B, 29th Signal Construction Battalion. MPs had arrested the two for several rapes on June 22, 1944. [ … Read More]

Military Book Review

QUESTION: WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN NAZI GERMANY AND THE UNITED STATES AIR FORCE?

We recall from world history that on May 10, 1933, student groups at universities across Germany carried out a series of book burnings of works the Nazi party declared had an “un-German spirit.”¬†The largest of these book bonfires occurred in Berlin, where an estimated 40,000 people gathered to hear a speech by propaganda minister, Joseph Goebbels. [ … Read More]