World War II Research
Welcome to History Link 101's World War II Research Page. History Link 101 is a site developed for World History Classes, by a World History Teacher.
Regiment Site with pictures and descriptions of uses of Gliders in World War
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Organization and Tactics of the Luftwaffe Some interesting information. Some tables are completely in German but interesting reading.
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World War II Aircraft Large database of aircraft used in World War II. Includes tech sheets and photos.
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German Army and Navy
German Navy Information on ships and other things.
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Organization of the German SS Information of the military units that made up the German SS.
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German Panzer Very large site detailing the different model and uses of this German tank.
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Statistics on the European Theater Large set of statistics of World War II in the European Theater.
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Western Front Statistics
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Campaign Summaries of WW II
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Casualties by Country List countries involved in conflict and details of soldiers, civilians, resistance and several other categories listed.
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World War II Statistics Causalities, divisions, aircraft, sorties and much more.
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First Hand Stories
Eyewitness Accounts of World War II Over thirty short eyewitness accounts from World War II.
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A Pilots Journal Includes a raid on Munich and his capture and time in German prison.
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Private Art C Large collection of letters from a private to his family during the war. Window will pop up - Click on dog tags on bottom to see letters from 1943 to 1945. Click on calendar to see correspondence of the different days.
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Memories of World War II Contributions from many soldiers indexed alphabetically.
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World War II Stories Told in Their Own Words Large collection of stories by a wide variety of contributors.
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Accounts of D-Day Firsthand account of the battle by PBS.
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D-Day Oral Histories Large collection from Naval History and Heritage site in middle right of the page.
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Accounts of Nurses in World War II Four accounts by PBS.
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Historical Text By Don Mabry. Collection of different writings and documents from World War II.
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Rutgers Oral History Archive Very large collection of interviews of service people in World War II.
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Witnesses of the Holocaust Articles from Remember.org.
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Grandma, What did you do in the War? Wide variety of interviews of women and their role in the war.
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Four Activities from People who lived it point of view From Scholastics covering home front, Pearl Harbor, Ann Franks story, and Hiroshima.
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Pearl Harbor Survivors Speak Youtube video five minutes long.
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Web DirectoriesIndex of WW II Sites
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Military Unit Histories and Websites Large link page to websites and military unit history.
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Detailed Timeline of World War II Excellent Resource! Has very large listing of events by year, place, and includes a custom search.
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of Events from 1938 to 1941
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Timeline of World War II Very large page - may take awhile to download. Has links to essays on certain key events.
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Timeline of World War II Has interesting stats of troops and strengths during different battles.
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Timeline of War in the Pacific
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Prelude to War Time line of Holocaust One page timeline with details of events leading to WWII.
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World War II Primary
Documents Over 15,000 pages of Primary documents from USA, Britain,
France, and others concerning WWII. Includes documents on Pearl Harbor hearings.
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Diplomatic and Political Documents of WWII
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World War II Documents The Avalon Project from Yale Law School connects you to World War II Documents.
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Hitler Historical Museum Speeches, images, writings, and more. Includes Mein Kampf
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Hyper Text Documents of World War II Policy statements & speeches, declarations of war, surrender documents, and more.
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Nuremberg War Crime Documents From Yale Law School's Avalon Project.
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Dispatches From the Bulge Six dispatches sent during the Battle of the Bulge.
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Eyewitness to History Page Large collection of eyewitness account from World War II
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Comparing World War I to World War II Interesting comparisons.
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Causes of World War II One page essay.
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World War II Resources Collection of documents about World War II.
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Essays on the Holocaust Twenty essays on the Holocaust designed for students.
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Genealogical Records from World War II Data base of over thirteen billion records from world war II.
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Glossary of Terms
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Series of 25 essays on various subjects during war.
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Spark Notes on World War II Gives brief but concise descriptions of major parts of World War II.
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World War II Book Reviews Very large database of book reviews divided by location covered.
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World War II College Class Series of over 20 lectures from Harvard Open Courses.
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World War II Commemorative Brochures Excellent brochures detailing battles in both European Theater and Pacific.
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