Luftwaffe

ID Plate of the Junker Ju 88 (Credits: Volksbund)

Wreckage of a Junker Ju 88 found in a Russian Wood

A wreckage of a World War II aircraft from the German Luftwaffe has been discovered in a Russian wood. Volksbund announced the discovery on November 14, 2019. Although little information has been released by the Volksbund Deutsche Kriegsgräberfürsorge e.V., they did confirm the wreckage is of a Junker Ju-88, a twin-engined multirole combat aircraft. It saw …

Wreckage of a Junker Ju 88 found in a Russian Wood Read More »

Ford B-24M 44-50838 blown in half by an Me 262, 4 April 1945

Horrific Images Captured Last Moments of USAAF Bombers during WWII

We’ve compiled a photographic gallery of heart-wrenching images which capture the last moments before disaster of several United States Army Air Force bombers during World War II. All additional information, photographs of the aircraft and crew members and other photographs of downed aircraft for a second article, are appreciated, feel free to contact us or …

Horrific Images Captured Last Moments of USAAF Bombers during WWII Read More »

Few Stills from upcoming War Movie Wolf Hound (2019)

Wolf Hound is an upcoming World War II movie based on the real life German program “KG 200” (Kampfgeschwader 200, a German Luftwaffe special operations unit during carried out especially difficult bombing and transport operations, long-distance reconnaissance flights, tested new aircraft designs and operated captured aircraft). Wolf Hound chronicles the story of a Jewish-American pilot, …

Few Stills from upcoming War Movie Wolf Hound (2019) Read More »

Bert Trautmann The Keeper Movie

Trailer of Upcoming Drama “The Keeper” – True Story of Bert Trautmann

An extraordinary tale of love, forgiveness and overcoming the odds, The Keeper tells the incredible true story of footballing legend Bert Trautmann. The Keeper will be released in UK cinemas on 5 April and in Germany on March 14! Bert Trautmann joined the Luftwaffe early on during World War 2 at the age of 17. In 1942, …

Trailer of Upcoming Drama “The Keeper” – True Story of Bert Trautmann Read More »

The Death of a Tank - Incredible Footage of World War 2

The Most Incredible Footage from World War 2 Caught on Tape

Argunners Magazine has compiled a list with some of the most incredible footage from World War 2 caught on tape. This list includes rare (color) footage or extraordinary events caught on tape. The list may not be complete, contact us if you know of other footage. These videos were caught by video cameras and were stored, …

The Most Incredible Footage from World War 2 Caught on Tape Read More »

Statue - Memorial of Karl Heinz Rosch

The Hero of Goirle: The Untold Story of Karl-Heinz Rosch

At the corner of the streets of Dorpstraat and Beatrixstraat in the small town of Riel in the Netherlands, an unlikely statue has an unlikely home. The statue of a Wehrmacht soldier carrying a child tucked under each arm can be seen in the garden of a Dutch citizen who lived through the German occupation during …

The Hero of Goirle: The Untold Story of Karl-Heinz Rosch Read More »

TRAILER: Der Hauptmann (2018) Released in English

Der Hauptmann (2018) also known internationally as The Captain tells the story of a young German soldier, Willi Herold, fighting for survival, in the last moments of World War II, when he finds a Luftwaffe captain’s uniform. Whilst impersonating a Luftwaffe officer, Willi Herold quickly takes on the monstrous identity of the perpetrators he is trying …

TRAILER: Der Hauptmann (2018) Released in English Read More »

Der Hauptmann 2018

Trailer of New War Movie “Der Hauptmann” – True Story of Willi Herold

Der Hauptmann (2018) tells the story of a young German soldier, Willi Herold, fighting for survival, in the last moments of World War II, when he finds a Luftwaffe captain’s (Hauptmann) uniform. Impersonating an officer, the man quickly takes on the monstrous identity of the perpetrators he is trying to escape from. This is based on the …

Trailer of New War Movie “Der Hauptmann” – True Story of Willi Herold Read More »

Help Us Preserve Military History

X