Battle of Iwo Jima
Letters From Iwo Jima: Private First Class Robert Hall Ayers


Below are exerpts from an e-mail received from the daughter of USMC PFC Robert Hall Ayers who served on Iwo Jima at the time of the invasion of the island in February 1945. “…My dad’s unite [sic] was attached to the 5th Amphibious Corps during this assault. He has never … Continue reading

Monuments Men
Author Robert Edsel Talks on the WWII Monuments Men


Robert Edsel, author of the book, "The Monuments Men," speaks with the president of the National World War II Museum about the obstacles that veterans during the second world war went through to protect important cultural artifacts from destruction by the Nazis. Continue reading