2nd Light Division (Wehrmacht)
The 2nd Light Division (sometimes described as a Light Mechanized division) was a motorized division created in 1938 during the German rearmament. It participated in the invasion of Poland. After the ...
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7th Armoured Division (United Kingdom)
The 7th Armoured Division was a British armoured division that saw service during the Second World War where its exploits made it famous as the Desert Rats.After the Munich Crisis, the division was fo...
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2nd Mountain Division (Wehrmacht)
The 2nd Mountain Division (German: 2. Gebirgs Division) was raised in 1938 from the former 6th Division and German mountain troops. It fought as part of Army Group South during the Invasion of Pol...
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27th Division (Imperial Japanese Army)
The 27th Division (第27師団, Dai-nijunana Shidan) was formed in China from the units of the former Japanese China Garrison Army July 15, 1938, becoming one of the first triangular divisions in th...
RAF Maintenance Command
RAF Maintenance Command was the Royal Air Force command which was responsible for controlling maintenance for all the United Kingdom-based units from formation on 1 April 1938 until being renamed RAF ...
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7th U-boat Flotilla
The 7th U-boat Flotilla (German 7. Unterseebootsflottille), also known as Wegener Flotilla, was the seventh operational U-boat combat unit in Nazi Germany's Kriegsmarine. Founded on June 25, 1938 und...
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3rd Mountain Division (Wehrmacht)
The 3rd Mountain Division (German: 3 Gebirgs-Division) was a formation of the German Wehrmacht during World War II. It was created from the Austrian Army's 5th and 7th Divisions following the Ansc...
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814 Naval Air Squadron
814 Naval Air Squadron is a squadron of the Royal Navy Fleet Air Arm. It was formed in December 1938 and has been disbanded and reformed several times. Its nickname is "the Flying Tigers", not to be c...
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1st Parachute Division (Germany)
The German 1st Parachute Division (German: 1. Fallschirmjägerdivision) was an elite German military parachute-landing division that fought during World War II. A division of paratroopers was terme...
101st Rifle Division (Soviet Union)
The 101st Rifle Division was a unit of the Soviet Red Army initially formed as a mountain rifle division on 28 August 1938 within the 2nd Separate Red Banner Army in Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky city.
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2nd Red Banner Army
The 2nd Red Banner Army was a Soviet field army of World War II that served in the Far East as part of the Soviet Far East Front.The 2nd Army was created in July 1938 on the far eastern frontiers of t...
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Hlinka Guard
Hlinka Guard (Slovak: Hlinkova garda) (HG) was the militia maintained by the Slovak People's Party in the period from 1938 to 1945; it was named after Andrej Hlinka.The Hlinka Guard was preceded b...
1st Mountain Division (Wehrmacht)
The 1st Mountain Division (German: 1. Gebirgs Division) was an elite formation of the German Wehrmacht during World War II.It was created on 9 April 1938 in Garmisch Partenkirchen from the Mountai...
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Maybach I and II
Maybach I and II were a series of above and underground bunkers built 20 kilometres south of Berlin in Wünsdorf near Zossen, Brandenburg to house the High Command of the Army (in Maybach I) and the Su...
43rd Royal Tank Regiment
The 43rd (6th (City) Battalion, The Royal Northumberland Fusiliers) Royal Tank Regiment (43 RTR) was an armoured regiment of the British Army's Royal Armoured Corps that tested and demonstrated specia...
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5th U-boat Flotilla
The 5th U-boat Flotilla (German 5. Unterseebootsflottille), also known as Emsmann Flotilla, was a U-boat flotilla of Nazi Germany's Kriegsmarine during World War II.The flotilla was formed in December...
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RAF Pengam Moors
RAF Pengam Moors (also known as RAF Cardiff) was a Royal Air Force station and maintenance unit (MU), located on the Pengam Moors area of Tremorfa, 2 miles south east of Cardiff city centre in Wales f...
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3rd Light Division (Wehrmacht)
The 3rd Light Division (sometimes described as Light Mechanized or Light Panzer to distinguish it from the later Light infantry divisions) was raised in November 1938. In 1939 it fought in the Invasio...
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RAF Cosford
Royal Air Force Cosford or RAF Cosford (formerly DCAE Cosford) (ICAO: EGWC) is a Royal Air Force station in Cosford, Shropshire, just to the northwest of Wolverhampton and next to Albrighton.
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23rd Division (Imperial Japanese Army)
The 23rd Division (第23師団, Dai-nijūsan Shidan) was an infantry division in the Imperial Japanese Army. Its call-sign was the Sunrise Division (旭兵団, Kyokuhei-dan).
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61st Battalion (Australia)
The 61st Battalion was an infantry battalion of the Australian Army. It was originally raised in 1917 during the First World War but was disbanded the same year without seeing active service. Later it...
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1st Red Banner Army
The 1st Red Banner Army was a Red Army field army of World War II that served in the Russian Far East.
The 1st Army was created in July 1938 under the name of the 1st Coastal Army (or, depending o...
42nd Royal Tank Regiment
The 42nd Royal Tank Regiment (42 RTR) was an armoured regiment of the British Army from 1938 until 1956. It was part of the Royal Tank Regiment, itself part of the Royal Armoured Corps.The unit was fo...
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44th Infantry Division (Wehrmacht)
The 44th Infantry Division was formed on 1 April 1938 in Vienna. It first saw combat at the start of the war in the Invasion of Poland, and also the following May in the Battle of France.After a 9-mon...
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45th (Leeds Rifles) Royal Tank Regiment
The 45th (Leeds Rifles) Royal Tank Regiment (45 RTR) was an armoured regiment of the British Army, part of the Territorial Army, that fought at the Battle of Alamein during World War II and continued ...
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25th Army (Soviet Union)
The 25th Army was a Red Army field army of World War II that served in the Russian Far East. It was formed in the Soviet Far East Front on the basis of HQ 43rd Rifle Corps (in Primorski Krai). In June...
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The New Zealand Squadron
The New Zealand Squadron was the name given by the Royal Air Force to the men of the Royal New Zealand Air Force in the United Kingdom to train on the 30 Vickers Wellington Mk1C bombers the New Zealan...
5th Fleet (Imperial Japanese Navy)
The 5th Fleet (第五艦隊, Dai-go Kantai) was a fleet of the Imperial Japanese Navy, active during the early portions of the Second Sino-Japanese War, and again in World War II, primarily in the Ale...
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