World War II

An in-depth view into World War II from 1939 to 1945.

US ''Cannon'' - Class Destroyer

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/us-cannon-class-destroyer 1st Feb 2022 - The ''Cannon'' – Class of US Navy Destroyers, were specially built Warships used for Convoy and Anti-Submarine duties in The North Atlantic Camp …

Japanese Submarine ''I-168''

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/japanese-submarine-i-168 10th Jan 2022 - The Imperial Japanese Submarine, ''I-168'' , was Classed as a ''Cruiser Sub''. These wer4e types of Submarines that were large and specifically design …

French Destroyer ''Leopard''

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/french-destroyer-leopard 4th Jan 2022 - The ''Chacal'' – Class ''Leopard'' was a Destroyer of The French Navy during World War II. Launched in 1920, She was a Training Vessel until 194 …

USS ''Arkansas''

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/uss-arkansas 28th Dec 2021 - The USS ''Arkansas'' was a ''Wyoming'' – Class Battleship of The US Navy. Launched in 1911, She would serve in both World Wars I and II. After H …

Austrian-German Steyr ADGZ Armored Car

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/austrian-german-steyr-adgz-armored-car 21st Dec 2021 - The Austrian-German Steyr ADGZ ''Heavy'' Armored Car was a popular (limited use) Infantry support Vehicle used by The Austrian and German Army in Worl …

British de Havilland D-82 ''Tiger Moth'' Trainer

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/british-de-havilland-d-82-tiger-moth-trainer 21st Dec 2021 - The British de Havilland ''Tiger Moth'' D-82 was an Interim Period Fighter-Trainer, first introduced in 1932. A ''Primary Trainer'' for The Royal Air …

US Curtis-Wright CW-22 ''Falcon'' Scout Plane

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/us-curtis-wright-cw-22-falcon-scout-plane 21st Dec 2021 - The US made, Curtis-Wright CW-22 was a Naval Scout and Observation Plane which saw some service during World War II. Over 400 Production Models were m …

USS ''Admiralty Islands''

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/uss-admiralty-islands 21st Dec 2021 - The USS ''Admiralty Islands'' was a ''Casablanca'' – Class Carrier Escort Warship, first launched in 1944 (late in World War II). Part of The No …

USS ''Washington''

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/uss-washington 21st Dec 2021 - The USS ''Washington'' was a US Naval ''North Carolina'' – Class Battleship, and last of that Class constructed. First launched in 1940, The ''W …

French Battleship ''Paris''

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/french-battleship-paris 15th Dec 2021 - The French Battleship ''Paris'', was a ''Courbet'' – Class Warship, built before World War I (1911). She saw only a protective/defensive role in …

Italian Battleship ''Guilio Cesare''

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/italian-battleship-guilio-cesare 14th Dec 2021 - The Italian Battleship ''Guilio Cesare'' was originally completed for service during World War I (1914), but was never used. Refitted between 1933 and …

Japanese Aircraft Carrier ''Katsuragi''

https://www.stronghold-nation.com/history/ref/japanese-aircraft-carrier-katsuragi 14th Dec 2021 - The Imperial Japanese Navy's Aircraft Carrier '' Katsuragi'' was a late World War II Warship, which, while building commenced in 1942, She would not b …