History Stories
CATEGORY: Italian Campaign
Mussolini’s Final Hours, 70 Years Ago
April 28, 2015

On the 70th anniversary of Benito Mussolini’s execution, read about the Italian dictator’s final days and his body’s strange journey in the years after. Read More

WWII “Devil’s Brigade” Honored by Congress
February 5, 2015

The elite WWII commando unit nicknamed the “Devil’s Brigade” has received the Congressional Gold Medal, America’s highest civilian honor. Read More

Search for Long-Lost World War II Dead Heats Up in Italy
September 9, 2013

A volunteer group may have located the remains of U.S. servicemen in Italy’s largest lake. Read More

Remembering Senator Daniel Inouye (1924-2012)
December 18, 2012

Senator Daniel Inouye of Hawaii, a heroic World War II veteran who represented his home state in Congress for more than 50 years, died on December 17 at the age of 88. Read More

9 Things You May Not Know About Mussolini
October 25, 2012

Explore nine things you may not know about “Il Duce” and his 21 years in power. Read More