Yesterday, a restored Vickers Supermarine Spitfire Mark.1A, P9374, sold for a record £3,106,500 ($AU6.4 million) in London overnight, more than £500,000 above its top estimate. It was auctioned by Christie's.
WWII is far from being a closed chapter in the Land of the Rising Sun. If Germany seems to have come to terms with its historical responsibilities, Japan, the other major defeated Axis power, still struggles
Opening her laptop, Tomomi Takemoto studies a 70-year-old map of this claw-shaped island, searching for the burial site of her great-uncle, a Japanese infantryman who was killed in one of the Pacific bloodiest
It fought in World War II and was used in two atomic bomb tests. Now, 64 years after it was scuttled, the USS Independence has been located by an undersea survey team led by NOAA and the U.S. Navy. A image
Satellite images show rapid progress in building of runway suitable for military use on reclaimed parts of Fiery Cross reef in Spratly archipelago China is making rapid progress in building an airstrip
When Japanese Prime Minister Abe Shinzo addresses a joint session of the U.S. Congress on April 29, and touts the U.S.-Japan alliance, he will be earning a “first ever” footnote in the history of post-WWII