World War History

It is our mission to archive the wars that happened around the world. Join us as we explore how the wars started and how they ended. We will also learn about the tragedies, triumphs, the victims, and the heroes.

WORLD WAR I

1914-1918

World War 2

1939-1945

KOREAN WAR

1950-1953

VIETNAM WAR

1959-1975

World War History

Choose Your War

We cover all wars in history, shown below are some of the most recent wars in world history. Throughout this website, we offer videos and articles dedicated to preserving world war history. Contact us if you have a contribution, we accept well-written articles.

WORLD WAR I

WW1 started in Europe in 1914 and lasted until 1918. World War 1 was known as the Great War.

WORLD WAR II

WW2 started in 1939 through 1945 and was won by an Allied front against Nazi Germany, Italy and Japan.

KOREAN WAR

On 25 June 1950, North Korea attacked the South. This war ended in a military stalemate on 27 July 1953.

VIETNAM WAR

The Vietnam war lasted almost 20 years starting in 1955 ending in 1975. War results in a Communist victory.

Gulf War Soldiers

GULF WAR

On 2 August 1990, Iraq invaded and occupied Kuwait. The Coalition forces pushed Iraq out in 1991.

Soldiers in Afghanistan

WAR IN AFGHANISTAN

Due to the attack on the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001, the USA attacked the Taliban in Afghanistan.

Joseph Adkison Medal of Honor Recipient

WAR HEROES

JOSEPH ADKISON

An American Soldier from Tennessee serving in World War One.  Sergeant Adkison received a Medal of Honor for his bravery.

INSTRUMENTS OF WAR

WAR TECHNOLOGY

Throughout the history of war, numerous technological advances have happened. We will take a look at some of the oldest weapons and vehicles used from the earliest history of wars to the present day.

British Mark V (Male) Tank

In use 1918 - 1945 est.

This tank was first deployed in July 1918 at the Battle of Hamel. It ran on a 150 h.p. six cylinder engine.

British Mark V (Male) Tank

In use 1918 - 1945 est.

This tank was first deployed in July 1918 at the Battle of Hamel. It ran on a 150 h.p. six cylinder engine.

British Mark V (Male) Tank

In use 1918 - 1945 est.

This tank was first deployed in July 1918 at the Battle of Hamel. It ran on a 150 h.p. six cylinder engine.

British Mark V (Male) Tank

In use 1918 - 1945 est.

This tank was first deployed in July 1918 at the Battle of Hamel. It ran on a 150 h.p. six cylinder engine.

British Mark V (Male) Tank

In use 1918 - 1945 est.

This tank was first deployed in July 1918 at the Battle of Hamel. It ran on a 150 h.p. six cylinder engine.

British Mark V (Male) Tank

In use 1918 - 1945 est.

This tank was first deployed in July 1918 at the Battle of Hamel. It ran on a 150 h.p. six cylinder engine.