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29 votes

How did pilots know when to release bombs on airplanes during World War2?

23 votes

Why did stock brokers go bankrupt after the crash of 1929?

19 votes

Why did the United States not resort to nuclear weapons in Vietnam?

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How did the US Navy raise sunken battleships in WWII?

15 votes

Was it militarily possible to "island hop" the Philippines if not for MacArthur?

12 votes

Has there ever been a situation where the "motherland" treated its colonies well anywhere in the world?

12 votes

In World War II, why was the ratio of killed to wounded of the Royal Navy twice that of the US Navy?

11 votes

Who was the last US president who did not start a war?

9 votes

Where Are The Jane Fonda's Of Yesteryear?

9 votes

What weapon systems have come and gone very quickly?

8 votes

Why did the Nazis guillotine criminals but mostly hang political enemies, and why were the White Rose group an exception?

8 votes
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How common was capturing a post-sail warship?

6 votes

Were there military operations that targeted individual enemy commanders?

6 votes

What led to American air superiority over the Axis in World War II

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Why do people not talk about Tokyo fire bombing during WW2?

6 votes

Did Japan ever attack Vladivostok in WW2? Why or why not?

6 votes

Did German soldiers receive pay after the Allied invasion?

5 votes

Has the U.S. Navy ever commissioned the building of a warship overseas?

5 votes

Have voice actors ever been used to impersonate military or political officials to trick the enemy into doing something?

5 votes

Why was the US army slow to adopt the use of radar prior to Pearl Harbour?

5 votes

US "destroyed" Libya: how viable is this as a reading of the history?

4 votes

What was the longest a World War II submarine stayed at sea without being resupplied at a port?

4 votes

Were slings used for throwing hand grenades? If not, why?

4 votes

Why didn't Japan take Pearl Harbor when they had the chance?

4 votes

Why did German U-boats not sink American ships carrying soldiers during WW1?

3 votes

Is this depiction of command hierarchy, with the chain of command standing next to each other, historically accurate?

3 votes
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In the US, why did anti-authoritarian sentiment grow only in the 1960s?

3 votes

Can you identify this US Army uniform?

3 votes

How long did it take a typical capital warship to ramp up to flank speed?

3 votes

Why were type bar designs so popular compared to type ball/wheel designs for manual typewriters?