The World War II Collection
The Creepiest Ghost Stories And Legends From WWII 32.8k VOTES Wars are always ripe for ghost stories. With all of the tragedies that occur, it’s not uncommon for people to have encounter... 30 'Facts' About World War II That Just Aren't True 446.4k VIEWS A conflict as wide-ranging and destructive as World War II naturally gives birth to a number of urban legends and myths that... The Greatest World War II Movies of All Time 195.4k VOTES The best World War 2 movies remind us that perhaps no single event has had a greater impact on the future of filmmaking than... 14 Facts About The D-Day Invasion Most People Don't Know About 110.6k VIEWS On June 6, 1944, the D-Day invasion by Allied forces began in the French region of Normandy. What happened on D-Day, one of ... 36 Rare Photos From World War II 63.2k VOTES Even decades after its end, World War 2 still strikes a chord in the hearts of people from all corners of the globe. For som... The Most Influential People of the Second World War 44.9k VOTES The Second World War was by far the biggest war in human history. A lot of people participated in this total war. Which peop... 14 Harsh Realities of Life in Germany After WWII 124.9k VIEWS When Hitler was defeated by the Allies in World War II, he left behind almost no post-war plans. It had been tantamount to t... The Best Novels About World War 2 7.4k VOTES This is a list about the best novels about World War 2 - basically a genre onto itself considering how extensively it has be... The Worst World War II Generals 7.1k VOTES The worst generals in World War II transcend nationality, experience level, and the size of their commands. These bad genera... Old School Pictures from World War 2 60.7k VOTES World War 2 pictures capture everything from presidents and prime ministers to ordinary soldiers. As cameras became smaller ... 14 Lesser-Known Stories From World War II That Should Be Made Into Movies ... 56k VIEWS The European theater in WWII was such a mammoth and complex chapter in history, it's probably impossible to document ev... Rarely Seen D-Day Photos That Will Change Your Idea Of WWII 220.2k VIEWS There are plenty of famous D-Day photos, but many more get overlooked. What people forget is that, before&nbs... 24 Haunting Pictures Of The Aftermath Of Nazi Germany's Blitzkrieg Over ... 19.4k VIEWS From 1940-1941, Germany launched a lightning war, or Blitzkrieg, from the air over London. Beginning on September 7, 1940, G... 24 Grim Pictures From The Aftermath Of The Pearl Harbor Attack 126.7k VIEWS Tragedy struck the young United States nation in the early morning of December 7, 1941. Japan's surprise attack on Pearl Har... 23 Powerful Colorized Photographs From World War II 24.5k VIEWS Pictures say more than words, especially when it comes to the devastation of World War II. Photos chronicled everything from... Colorized WWII Photos From The German Side 14.9k VIEWS It's hard to imagine living in a war-torn world while we're sitting on our comfy couches browsing the Internet. For people w... 15 Maniacal World War II Plans That Never Came to Fruition 20.9k VIEWS World War II precipitated many amazing military operations and feats, yet also gave birth a number of totally hair brained a... The Best World War II Anime Series 1.6k VOTES List of the best World War II anime, voted on by Ranker's anime community. This may not be the most popular genre of Japanes... Great Romance Movies Set During World War II 1.5k VOTES World War II was a violent and turbulent time, but many of the best films set in the era feature timeless stories of love. T... World War 2 Propaganda Posters, Explained 106k VIEWS Known as "weapons on the walls," propaganda posters played a huge role in World War 2, providing morale boosting m...