Messerschmitt Me262 in Bodensee, 1946. (Credits: Erich Sallard)

Messerschmitt Me 262 – Jet Fighter

The Messerschmitt Me 262 Schwalbe (“Swallow”), also called the Sturmvogel (“Stormbird”) in its fighter-bomber version, was the world’s first operational jet fighter. It had the potential to create havoc for…

World War II General George Patton

PTSD Patton

Old Blood and Guts George Patton, the American general who was most feared by his…

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