World War II Sources

I have been surprised at how many locations, both virtual and actual, there is that touch on the World War II period in history. I have always been interested in history, and this period of time in particular. I thought others might be unaware of some of these sources, so I decided in June of 2018 to begin to collect and document sources of information as I came across them. I seem to be adding a few new listings every week.

If you find this page of interest, you might also like:

The World War II Timeline page. The “World War II Timeline” page shows events leading up to WWII, as well as during the war. Events are broken down into the Pacific and European Theaters by date.

The “About WWII” page is a collection of links to posts that I have made over the years that are relevant to WWII.

Page last updated July 13, 2019

Site Type Web URL Facebook Twitter Location
10th Armoured Division (WWII reenacting group that recreates the US 10th Armored Division, Combat Command B. Specifically the units involved in the defense of Bastogne) R Yes
100th Bomb Group Memorial Museum M https://www.100bgmus.org.uk/ Yes Yes 100th Bomb Group Memorial Museum, Common Rd, Dickleburgh, Diss, UK, IP21 4PH
20th Century G.I. Living History Events R http://www.20thcenturygi.com/index.php Yes
345th Bomb Group http://345thbombgroup.org Yes
5th SS Wiking (re-enactment unit) R http://5sswiking.com/
95th Bomb Group Archives H https://sites.google.com/site/95thbgarchives/home Virtual
Air Force Historical Research Agency H https://www.afhra.af.mil Yes Yes AFHRA, 600 Chennault Circle, Maxwell AFB, AL, 36112-6424
Airborne Assault Museum (living history of The Parachute Regiment and Airborne Forces) M https://www.paradata.org.uk/ Yes Yes Airborne Assault Museum, Duxford CB22 4QR UK
Airborne Museum Hartenstein M https://www.airbornemuseum.nl/en/home Yes Yes Utrechtseweg 232, 6862 AZ Oosterbeek
Airborne Museum Sainte-Mère-Eglise M https://www.airborne-museum.org/en/ Yes 14 rue Eisenhower, 50480 Sainte-Mère-Eglise, France
Airborne Reenactors R http://www.airbornereenactors.org Yes Yes
Airborne Troop Carrier (dedicated to the men of the US Airborne Troop Carrier units of WW2) H http://www.airbornetroopcarrier.com/ Yes
Aircraftmuseum Zeltweg (part of Heeresgeschichtliches Museum) M https://www.hgm.at/en/exhibitions/substations/aircraftmuseum-zeltweg.html Fliegerhorst, Hinterstoisser (Hangar 8), 8740 ZELTWEG / Steiermark
American Air Museum in Britain M http://www.americanairmuseum.com IWM Duxford, Duxford, Cambridgeshire, UK CB22 4QR
American Airpower Museum M http://americanairpowermuseum.com Yes 1230 New Hwy- Hangar 3, Farmingdale, New York
American Heritage Museum M https://www.collingsfoundation.org/american-heritage-museum/ Yes Yes American Heritage Museum, 568 Main Street, Hudson, MA 01749 USA
American Undersea Warfare Center M https://www.galvestonbeachinfo.com/Seawolf_Park.asp Yes Yes American Undersea Warfare Center, 100 Seawolf Park Blvd, Galveston, Texas
Americans in Wartime Museum M https://www.nmaw.org Yes Yes
Amphibious Forces Memorial Museum M https://www.amphibiousforces.org Yes Vigor Shipyard on Swan Island in Portland, Oregon
Ar Gunner Magazine P https://www.argunners.com Yes Yes Virtual
Armor Modeling & Preservation Society S http://www.amps-armor.org/ Yes
Armorama (military scale modeling) S http://www.armorama.com Yes Yes
Armourer's Bench H https://armourersbench.com Yes Virtual
Army Heritage Center Foundation H https://www.armyheritage.org Yes Yes 950 Soldiers Dr, Carlisle, Pennsylvania
Army Museums M https://www.armymuseums.org.uk Yes Yes Virtual
Arnhem Oosterbeek War Cemetery (Graves from Operation Market Garden) C http://www.arnhemoosterbeekwarcemetery.nl Van Limburg Stirumweg 6861 WL Oosterbeek Netherlands
Ashworth Barracks Museum M http://www.ashworthbarracks.co.uk/ Yes Cedar Road, Doncaster, SOUTH YORKSHIRE DN4 9EY
At the Front (WWII reproductions) E https://www.atthefront.com/ Yes 430 Rose Ln, Columbia, Kentucky 42728 USA
Austin Armor Builders Society (a chapter of AMPS) S http://www.austinarmorbuilders.com/ Yes Virtual
Australia @ War H https://www.ozatwar.com
Band of Brothers 101st H Yes Virtual
Base Borden Military Museum M 27 Ram St., Borden, Ontario, Canada L0M 1C0
Bastogne War Museum M http://www.bastognewarmuseum.be/home.html Yes Colline du Mardasson, 5 – 6600 Bastogne (Belgium)
Battlegames (online content for wargamers and military history enthusiasts) H http://henrys-wargaming.co.uk Yes
Battle Honours (battlefield tours) T http://www.battle-honours.eu Yes Yes Virtual
Battle of Britain Bunker M https://www.hillingdon.gov.uk/bunker Yes Yes Wren Avenue, Hillington, UK UB9 OBE
Battle of Britain Memorial Flight M https://www.raf.mod.uk/display-teams/battle-of-britain-memorial-flight/ Yes Yes RAF BBMF Visitors Centre, Dogdyke Road, Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Battlebox M http://battlebox.com.sg Yes Battlebox, 2 Cox Terrace, Fort Canning Park, Singapore
Battlefield Design H,P,T http://www.battlefield-design.co.uk Yes Yes The Oaks, Gloucester, Gloucestershire GL4 5WP
Battlefiel Museum (online virtual museum presenting historical military artifacts representing over 500 years of warfare from the Middle Ages through the Vietnam War) http://battlefieldmuseum.org/ H Yes 819 Hope Mills Rd, Fayetteville, North Carolina 28304 USA
Battlefields WW2 (Remnants from second world war in Europe) H https://www.battlefieldsww2.com Yes
Battleship Texas State Historic Site M https://tpwd.texas.gov/state-parks/battleship-texas/programs-events/park_programs 3523 Independence, Parkway South, LaPorte, TX
Becklingen War Cemetery (2297 commonwealth graves) C https://www.cwgc.org/find-a-cemetery/cemetery/2009051/BECKLINGEN%20WAR%20CEMETERY B3 / Becklingen 29614 Soltau Germany
Bentley Priory Museum M http://bentleypriorymuseum.org.uk Yes Yes Mansion House Drive, Stanmore, London, United Kingdom HA7 3HT
Bergen-Belsen Memorial (Concentration Camp) M https://bergen-belsen.stiftung-ng.de/en/ Yes Gedenkstätte Bergen-Belsen, Anne-Frank-Platz, 29303 Lohheide, Germany
Bletchley Park M https://bletchleypark.org.uk Yes Yes The Mansion, Bletchley Park, Sherwood Drive, Bletchley, Milton Keynes
Braunton Burrows US Assault Training Centre (remains of training facility) H https://www.normandywarguide.com/articles/braunton-burrows-us-assault-training-centre North Devon coast, Latitude: 51.076627, Longitude: -4.197887
Brest Hero-Fortress M http://www.brest-fortress.by/en/ Belarus, 224018, Brest, 60 GOBK st., Memorial Complex
Britain at War H https://britainatwar.keypublishing.com Yes Yes Virtual
British Empire at War H Yes Virtual
Brussels Air Museum M http://www.sbap.be/museum/brussels/brussels.htm Parc du Cinquantenaire 3, Jubelpark 3, B-1040 Brussels, Belgium
Bunkerpictures (Bunkers from World War II (1933-1945) & the Cold War (1945-1991)) H https://www.bunkerpictures.nl Yes Yes Virtual
Cambes-en-Plaine War Cemetery (224 Commonwealth graves, most from the 59th (Staffordshire) Infantry Division) C https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cambes-en-Plaine_War_Cemetery near Cambes-en-Plaine, Calvados, France
Cambridge American Cemetery C https://www.abmc.gov/cemeteries-memorials/europe/cambridge-american-cemetery#.XAyQ5C2B0Wp Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial, Madingley Road , Coton CB23 7PH, Cambridge, United Kingdom
Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum M http://www.warplane.com Yes Yes 9280 Airport, Road, Mount Hope, Ontario L0R 1W0
Castletown D-Day Center M http://www.castletownddaycentre.com/ Yes Admiralty Buildings, Castletown, Portland, Dorset, UK, DT5 1BD
Central Florida WW2 Museum M Yes
Central Illinois WW2 Reenactors R https://www.centralilww2.com/ Yes Virtual
Christian Belena H Yes Virtual
Churchill War Rooms M https://www.iwm.org.uk/visits/churchill-war-rooms Churchill War Rooms, Clive Steps, King Charles Street, London, England SW1A 2AQ
Civilian War Memorial H https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Civilian_War_Memorial War Memorial Park, Singapore near Padang and City Hall
Classic Military Vehicle (magazine) P https://cmvmag.keypublishing.com Yes Yes
Classic Warbirsds H https://www.classicwarbirds.co.uk Yes Yes Virtual
Cobbaton Combat Collection M http://www.cobbatoncombat.co.uk Yes Cobbaton, Chittlehampton, Umberleigh, North Devon, UK EX37 9RZ
Combined Military Services Museum M http://www.cmsm.co.uk/ Yes Yes Station Road, Maldon, Essex
Commemorative Air Force H https://www.commemorativeairforce.org Yes Yes Dallas, Texas, though there are many other locations
D-Day Center H http://www.dday.center Yes Yes Virtual
D-Day Conneaut (largest annual WWII reenactment in the US) R http://www.ddayohio.us Yes Yes
D-Day Experience M https://dday-experience.com Yes 2 Village de l'Amont, 50500 Saint-Côme-du-Mont, France
D-Day Overlord H https://www.dday-overlord.com/en/ Yes Yes Virtual
D-Day Revisited H https://d-dayrevisited.co.uk Yes Yes Virtual
de Havilland Aircraft Museum M https://www.dehavillandmuseum.co.uk Yes Yes de Havilland Aircraft Museum, Salisbury Hall, London Colney, Hertfordshire, AL2 1BU
Defense of the Realm H https://defenceoftherealm.wordpress.com/ Yes Yes Virtual
Denkort Bunker Valentin )submarine bunker Valentine) M https://www.denkort-bunker-valentin.de/fussbereich/englisch.html Yes Rekumer Siel, 28777 Bremen, Germany
Deutsches Panzermuseum Munster M https://daspanzermuseum.de/en/ihr-besuch/ Yes Yes Hans-Krüger-Straße 33, Munster, Niedersachsen, Germany 29633
Digger History ( Unofficial history of the Australian & New Zealand Armed Services) H http://www.diggerhistory.info Virtual
Dumfries and Galloway Aviation Museum M http://www.dumfriesaviationmuseum.com Yes Former Control Tower Tinwald Downs Road Heathhall Industiral Estate, Dumfries DG1 3PH, Scotland
Dunkirk 1940 M https://dunkirk1940.org Yes Yes Fort Luton, Magpie Hall Road, Chatham, Kent, ME4 5XJ UK
Dunkirk War Museum (Memorial du Souvenir) M http://www.dynamo-dunkerque.com Courtines du Bastion 32, Rue des Chantiers de France, 59140, Dunkerque
Dutch Navy Museum M https://www.marinemuseum.nl/en/ Yes Yes Hoofdgracht 3 (6,530.77 mi), Den Helder, Netherlands 1781 AA
Duxford Imperial War Museum M https://www.iwm.org.uk/visits/iwm-duxford IWM Duxford, Duxford, Cambridgeshire, CB22 4QR UK
EAA Aviation Museum M https://eaa.org/en/eaa-museum Yes Yes 3000 Poberezny Road , Oshkosh, Wisconsin, 54902 USA
Explosion Museum of Naval Firepower M https://www.nmrn.org.uk/our-museums/explosion-museum-naval-firepower Yes Heritage Way, Priddy’s Hard, Gosport PO12 4LE UK
Faces of Auschwitz H https://facesofauschwitz.com Yes Virtual
Fagen Fighters WWII Museum M http://www.fagenfighterswwiimuseum.org Yes 2450 540th St, Granite Falls, MN
Fallingbostel Military Museum e. V. M https://fallingbostelmilitarymuseum.jimdo.com/ Yes Konrad Zuse Str. Queens Avenue Speicher 3. 29683 Bad Fallingbostel-Oerbke
Finnish Air Force Museum M http://airforcemuseum.fi Yes Yes Tikkakoskentie 125, Tikkakoski 41160 Finland
First Division Museum M https://www.fdmuseum.org Yes Yes 1s151 Winfield Road, Wheaton, IL 60189
First Special Service Force Living History Group R http://www.fssfhq.com/ Yes Virtual
Flight Nurses Association H http://www.legendsofflightnurses.org Virtual
Florida During World War II (Florida Department of State, Division of Library and Information Services) H http://dos.myflorida.com/library-archives/research/explore-our-resources/florida-history-culture-and-heritage/wwii/ Virtual
Florida World War II Heritage Trail H https://archive.org/stream/flworldwar00flor#page/n0/mode/2up Virtual
Florida's World War II Memorial (a permanent display at the Museum of Florida History) M http://museumoffloridahistory.com/exhibits/permanent/wwii/index.cfm Museum of Florida History, R.A. Gray Building, 500 South Bronough Street, Tallahassee, FL
Flugmuseum Messerschmitt M https://www.flugmuseum-messerschmitt.com/messerschmitt/home/index.html Yes Rechliner Str., Manching, Germany 85077
Flying Heritage & Combat Armor Museum M https://flyingheritage.org Yes Yes Paine Field Airport, 3407 109th St. SW, Everett, WA 98204 USA
Fold 3 (for profit providing convenient access to military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served) P https://www.fold3.com Virtual
German-Russian Museum Berlin-Karlshorst (site of German surrender to Russian forces) H http://www.museum-karlshorst.de/ H
Heeresgeschichtliches Museum (Austrian Museum of Military History) M https://www.hgm.at/en/ Yes Yes Heeresgeschichtliches Museum, Militärhistorisches Institut, Arsenal, Objekt 1, Vienna, Austria
Helion & Company (publisher & bookseller of military history) P https://www.helion.co.uk Yes Yes
Helsinki Military Museum M https://sotamuseo.fi/en/ Yes Yes Pääesikunnan viestintäosasto, Helsinki 00130 Finland
Heroes of the Second World War (Filmed interviews of WWII Combat Veterans) H http://www.heroesofthesecondworldwar.org/ H
Historical and Archaeological Society of Fort Riley H http://www.fortrileyhistoricalsociety.org Yes Fort Riley, Kansas, USA
Historical Firearms (a site that looks at the history, development and use of firearms, as well as wider military history) H https://www.historicalfirearms.info Yes Yes
History HIT.TV (paid on-line history channel) H https://www.historyhit.com Yes Yes Virtual
History Lovers Club (historical photos) H http://historyloversclub.com/ Yes
History of Tanks H Yes Virtual
Home Front Museum M http://www.homefrontmuseum.co.uk Yes Yes New Street, Llandudno, UK
Holten Canadian War Cemetery (1381 graves from WWII) C Eekhoornweg 7451 Holten Netherlands
Hurricane Heritage M http://www.hurricaneheritage.com Yes Shuttleworth, Old Warden Aerodrome, Nr Biggleswade, Bedfordshire
I Love WWII Planes H http://worldwarwings.com Yes Virtual
Illinois State Military Museum M Yes 1301 N MacArthur Blvd, Springfield, Illinois 62702-2399 USA
Imperial war Museums M https://www.iwm.org.uk Yes London, Duxford & Manchester, UK
Infantry Museum M http://jalkavakimuseo.fi/index.php/fi/18-jalkavakimuseo/museon-julkaisut/18-the-infantry-museum JALKAVÄKIMUSEO, Jääkärinkatu 6-8,, 50100 Mikkeli, 015-369666 Finalnd
International Bomber Command Centre M https://internationalbcc.co.uk Yes Yes International Bomber Command Centre, Canwick Hill, Lincoln UK, LN4 2HQ, 01522 514755
International Historical Research Associates H https://airwarworldwar2.wordpress.com Yes Yes Virtual
Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum M https://www.intrepidmuseum.org Yes Yes Pier 86, West 46th St & 12th Ave, New York, NY
Irish Brigade (The story of the 38th [Irish] Brigade in the Second World War) H https://www.irishbrigade.co.uk Yes Virtual
Iron Cross Magazine (magazine focusing entirely on German Military History from 1914-1945) P Yes
Jonathan Ware (Military Historian) H http://www.jonathanhware.com Yes Yes Virtual
Juno Beach Centre M https://www.junobeach.org Yes Yes oie des Français Libres, Courseulles-sur-Mer 14470 France
Kent Battle of Britain Museum M http://www.kbobm.org Yes Yes Folkestone,Kent
Kawaguchiko Motor Museum / Air Museum M http://www.car-airmuseum.com/en/index.html Narusawa-Mura, Fujizakura Kogen Nai, Minamitsuru-Gun, Yamanashi Prefecture 401-0320 JAPAN
Kohima War Cemetery (Commonwealth graves) C https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kohima_War_Cemetery near Kohima, Nagaland, India
Kranji War Memorial (Dedicated to those from the United Kingdom, Australia, Canada, Sri Lanka, India, Malaya, the Netherlands and New Zealand who died defending Singapore and Malaya against the invading Japanese forces during World War II) H 9 Woodlands Road, in Kranji in northern Singapore
KreisMuseum Wewelsburg (Wewelsburg District Museum) M https://www.wewelsburg.de/en/index.php Kreismuseum Wewelsburg, Burgwall 19, 33142 Büren-Wewelsburg, Germany
Kubinka Tank Museum M http://tankmuseum.ru Kubinka – Golitsyno – Seliatino
La Délivrande War Cemetery (943 commonwealth and 180 German war graves) C https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/La_Délivrande_War_Cemetery near Douvres-la-Délivrande, Calvados, France
Lago Vista Air Power Museum M 314 Flightline Road, Rusty Allen Airport, Lago Vista, Texas 512-267-7403
LAH Living History Association (Waffen-SS reenacting unit) R http://www.lssah.net/ Yes
Le Blockhaus D'Éperlecques (biggest bunker in the north of France) M http://www.leblockhaus.com/en/ Le Blockhaus D'Éperlecques, Rue Du Sart, 62910 Éperlecques, France
Le Grand Bunker Musée du Mur le l'Atlantique (The Grand Bunker Atlantic Wall Museum) M http://museegrandbunker.com/en/the-museum Avenue du 6 Juin, 14150 Ouistreham, France
Leger Holidays (Battlefield tours) T https://www.legerbattlefields.co.uk Yes Yes Sunway House, Rotherham S60 2XR
Liberation Route Europe H https://liberationroute.com Yes Yes Lucasbolwerk 10, Utrecht 6661 EK
Lone Star WW2 Living History Crew R https://www.lonestarlivinghistorycrew.com/ Yes
Longues-sur-Mer Gun Battery (part of the Atlantic Wall) http://en.normandie-tourisme.fr/pcu/german-military-battery-site/longues-sur-mer/fiche-PCUNOR014FS0008R-2.html 14400 LONGUES-SUR-MER France
Lorraine American Cemetery and Memorial (largest number of graves of US military dead of World War II in Europe – 10,482) C https://www.abmc.gov/cemeteries-memorials/europe/lorraine-american-cemetery Lorraine American Cemetery, Avenue de Fayetteville, 57500, St Avold, France
Lotta Museum (documents the history of the World War II Lotta Svärd women’s volunteer association) M https://www.lottamuseo.fi/eng/ Yes 39 Rantatie, Tuusula, 4310, Finland
Louisiana Maneuvers Military Museum M https://geauxguardmuseums.com/ Camp Beauregard, 623 G Street, Pineville, La USA
Louisiana National Guard Museum at Jackson Barracks M https://geauxguardmuseums.com/ Jackson Barracks, Area C, 4209 Chenault Blvd. New Orleans, La 70117 USA
Lūneburg Heath Memorial (site of surrender of German troops in Holland, Northern Germany and in Denmark) H https://worldwar2revisited.com/2015/05/04/luneburg-heath-memorial/
MacArthur Museum Brisbane M https://mmb.org.au Yes Yes Level Eight MacArthur Chambers, 201 Edward Street, Brisbane, Queensland
Mantank (Japanese military modeler site) S https://mantank.jp/ Yes Yes
Manchester Military History Society H http://www.mcrmilhist.org.uk/ Yes Yes East Manchester History and Gaming Centre, Knivton Street, Hyde, Tameside, United Kingdom SK14 2PU
Manzanar National Historic Site M https://www.nps.gov/manz/index.htm Yes Manzanar National Historic Site, 5001 Highway 395, Independence, CA
Memoirs of WWII (Video interviews of veterans on YouTube) A https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCvlC_WJkNQCOqB_f9_6siPQ/videos Virtual
Memorial Museum of the Battle of Normandy M https://www.bayeuxmuseum.com/en/memorial-museum-battle-of-normandy/ Yes Yes BAYEUX MUSEUM, BP 21215, 14402 Bayeux cedex, France
Memorial Pegasus M https://musee.memorial-pegasus.com/en/ Yes Avenue Major John Howard, Ranville, 14860 Ranville, France
Metheringham Airfield Visitor Centre M http://metheringhamairfieldmuseum.co.uk Yes Yes The Visitor Centre, Westmoor Farm, Martin moor, Metheringham, Lincoln, LN4 3WF
Midway Village Museum M http://www.midwayvillage.com Yes Yes 6799 Guilford Road, Rockford, IL USA
Military History Now H https://militaryhistorynow.com Yes Yes Virtual
Military Stuff H http://www.military-stuff.org Yes Yes Virtual
Military Tour (original and reproduction products from WW1 and WW2) T https://www.militarytour.com Yes Yes 210 Dufferin Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, R2W 2X5
Mississippi Armed Forces Museum M https://armedforcesmuseum.us Yes Yes Building 850, Forrest Ave. W, Camp Shelby, MS 39407
Moffett Field Historical Society Museum M https://www.moffettfieldmuseum.org/ Severyns Ave., Building 126, Moffett Field, CA USA
Museo Storico Aeronautica Militare (Italian Air Force Museum) M http://www.aeronautica.difesa.it/storia/museostorico/Pagine/default.aspx Yes Yes Aeroporto "Luigi Bourlot", Strada Circumlacuale, snc – Loc. Vigna di Valle, 00062 – Bracciano (Roma) Italy
Museum of Aviation (Robins Air Force Base) M https://www.museumofaviation.org Yes Yes 1942 Heritage Blvd, Warner Robins, Georgia 31098 USA
Museum of the American GI M http://americangimuseum.org Yes 19124 TX-6 S, College Station, Texas USA
Museum of the Former German Kulmhof Death Camp in Chełmno on Ner M https://chelmno-muzeum.eu/ Chełmno 59A, 62-660 Dąbie
Museum of the Great Patriotic War M http://victorymuseum.ru/ Yes Yes 10 Brothers Fonchenko St, Moscow, Russian Federation, 121170
Museum of the Surrender M https://musees-reims.fr/fr/musees/musee-de-la-reddition/ Yes 12 rue du Pdt Franklin Roosevelt, 51100, Reims, France
Museum Stammheim (the largest private museum in Germany for military and contemporary history) M http://www.museum-stammheim.de Museum für Zeitgeschichte, Maintalstraße, 97509 Stammheim Germany
Museumships H https://www.museumships.us Yes Yes
Musée de Blindes Saumur (Saumur Armored Museum) M http://www.museedesblindes.fr/en/ Yes 1043 Route de Fontevraud, Saumur, France 49400
Musée du Débarquement M http://www.musee-arromanches.fr/accueil/index.php?lang=uk Yes Yes Place du Six Juin, Arromanches-Les-Bains, Basse-Normandie, France
Musée du Mur de l'Atlantique M http://www.batterietodt.com Musée du Mur, de l'Atlantique Batterie Todt, 62179 Audinghen – Cap Gris Nez, France
Musée Dunkerque 1940 M http://www.dynamo-dunkerque.com Courtines du Bastion 32, rue des Chantiers de France, 59140 Dunkerque, France
Museo storico dello sbarco in Sicilia (Museum of the Landing in Sicily) M https://www.memoranea.it/luoghi/sicilia-ct-catania-museo-storico-dello-sbarco-in-sicilia Yes Yes
Muzeum II Wojny Światowej (The Museum of Second World War) M https://muzeum1939.pl/en MUZEUM II WOJNY ŚWIATOWEJ W GDAŃSKU, pl. W. Bartoszewskiego 1, 80-862 Gdańsk
My Aviation World H http://thisisflight.net Yes Virtual
National Churchill Museum M https://www.nationalchurchillmuseum.org/ Yes Yes Westminster College, 501 Westminster Avenue, Fulton, Missouri USA
National Archives : World War II Records H https://www.archives.gov/research/military/ww2 Virtual
National Museum of the US Air Force M http://www.nationalmuseum.af.mil Yes Yes 1100 Spaatz Street, Wright-Patterson AFB OH 45433 (near Dayton) USA
National Army Museum M https://www.nam.ac.uk Yes Yes London, England
National D-Day Memorial H https://www.dday.org Yes Yes 3 OVERLORD CIRCLE, BEDFORD, VA USA
National Infantry Museum M https://nationalinfantrymuseum.org Yes Yes 1775 Legacy Way (761.03 mi), Columbus, Georgia 31903
National Memorial Fort Breendonk (WWII SS prison) M http://www.breendonk.be/en/ Brandstraat 57, 2830 Willebroek, Belgium
National Museum of the Marine Corps M https://www.usmcmuseum.com Yes Yes National Museum of the Marine Corps, 18900 Jefferson Davis Hwy., Triangle, VA 22172
National Museum of the Pacific War M http://www.pacificwarmuseum.org Yes Yes 340 E Main St (73.23 mi), Fredericksburg, Texas USA
National Museum of World War II Aviation M https://www.worldwariiaviation.org 755 Aviation Way, Colorado Springs, CO 80920 USA
National Naval Aviation Museum M http://www.navalaviationmuseum.org Yes Yes National Naval Aviation Museum, 1750 Radford Blvd., NAS Pensacola, FL USA
National World War II Museum M https://www.nationalww2museum.org Yes Yes New Orleans, Louisiana USA
Naval Aviation Museum M https://www.navalaviationmuseum.org Yes Yes National Naval Aviation Museum, 1750 Radford Blvd., NAS Pensacola, FL 32508
Naval History and Heritage Command M https://www.history.navy.mil Yes Yes Washington Navy Yard, 1022 O Street SE, Washington, D.C. USA
Navy SEAL Museum M https://www.navysealmuseum.org Yes Yes 3300 N. Hwy. A1A, North Hutchinson Island, Fort Pierce, FL 34949 USA
Navy Wings H https://www.navywings.org.uk Yes Yes Virtual
Netherlands American Cemetery and Memorial (only American military cemetery in the Netherlands, 8,291 graves) C https://www.abmc.gov/cemeteries-memorials/europe/netherlands-american-cemetery Netherlands American Cemetery, AM Begraafplaats 1, 6269 NA, Margraten, Netherlands
New York State Military Museum and Veterans Research Center M http://dmna.ny.gov/historic/mil-hist.htm Yes 61 Lake Ave, Saratoga Springs, New York 12866 USA
Newhaven Fort M https://www.newhavenfort.org.uk Yes Yes Newhaven Fort, Fort Road, Newhaven, BN9 9DS UK
Nordgruppe Association (German reenactment group) R Yes Virtual
Norfolk and Suffolk Aviation Museum M http://aviationmuseum.site/ Yes Yes The Street, Bungay, Norfolk, United Kingdom
Normandy American Cemetary and Memorial (9388 US fallen) C https://www.abmc.gov/cemeteries-memorials/europe/normandy-american-cemetery#.WkEG_svjIuY Yes Route du Capitain Joe Dawson, 14710 Colleville-sur-Mer, France
Normandy Memorial Trust H https://www.normandymemorialtrust.org Yes Yes
Normandy Post H Yes Yes Virtual
Normandy Victory Museum M https://www.normandy-victory-museum.com/index.php/en/ Yes P.A. La Fourchette – BP411, Catz, Basse-Normandie, France
Normandy War Guide H https://www.normandywarguide.com/ Yes Yes Virtual
Olive Drab H https://olive-drab.com/ Virtual
Operation Market Garden H http://www.ww2marketgarden.com Yes Yes Virtual
Operation WALBEA (Archaeological look at the US Air Force in East Anglica) H http://www.opwalbea.com Yes Yes
Overlord Museum – Colleville-sur-Mer M http://www.overlordmuseum.com Yes OVERLORD MUSEUM-OMAHA BEACH, Roundabout access to the American Cemetery, Lotissement Omaha Center, F-14710 Colleville sur Mer, France
Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor M https://www.pacificaviationmuseum.org Yes Yes Historic Ford Island, 319 Lexington Boulevard, Honolulu, Hawaii
Pacific Paratrooper H https://pacificparatrooper.wordpress.com/ Virtual
Pacific Victory Roll H http://pacificvictoryroll.com Yes Yes Virtual
Pacific Wrecks H https://www.pacificwrecks.com Yes Yes Virtual
Panssarimuseo (The Paraola Armour Museum) M http://www.panssarimuseo.fi/en/ Yes Hattulantie 334,13720 PAROLA, Finland
Państwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau M http://auschwitz.org/en/ Yes Yes Stanisławy Leszczyńskiej Str. no. 16, Oświęcim, Poland
Parham Airfield Museum (390th Bomb Group Memorial Air Museum & British Resistance Organisation Museum) M http://www.parhamairfieldmuseum.co.uk Yes Parham Airfield Museum, Parham, Woodbridge IP13 9AF UK
Peenemünde Historical Technical Museum M https://museum-peenemuende.de/?lang=en Historisch-Technisches Museum Peenemünde GmbH, Im Kraftwerk, 17449 Peenemünde, Germany
Pen & Sword Books (Publishers of historical books including WWII) P https://www.pen-and-sword.co.uk/ Yes Yes
Pilot Episodes Podcast H Yes Virtual
Pima Air & Space Museum M http://www.pimaair.org Yes 6000 E. Valencia Rd., Tucson, Arizona 85756 USA
Plaine au bois Museum (Wormnhoudt massacre site and museum) M https://www.dunkirk-tourism.com/What-to-see-do/Dunkirk-1940/Wormhoudt-massacre-site-and-museum http://www.esquelbecq.com 9 Place Bergerot 59470 Esquelbecq France
Plane Hunters H http://planehunters.com Yes Yes Virtual
Planes of Fame Air Museum M https://planesoffame.org Yes Yes 14998 Cal Aero Drive Chino, CA 91710-9085 USA
Polish Aviation Museum Cracow M http://www.muzeumlotnictwa.pl/indexen.php 31-864 Kraków, al. Jana Pawła II 39, Poland
Puget Sound Navy Museum M http://www.pugetsoundnavymuseum.org Yes Yes 251 1st St, Bremerton, Washington 98337, USA
Pritzker Military Museum & Library M http://www.pritzkermilitary.org Yes Yes 104 S Michigan Ave, Fl 2nd, Chicago, Illinois 60603
Project '44 (Mapping the battle of Normandy) H https://www.project44.ca Yes Yes Virtual
RAF Museum M https://www.rafmuseum.org.uk Yes Yes RAF Museum London, Grahame Park Way,London, NW9 5LL AND RAF Museum Cosford, Shifnal, Shropshire, TF11 8UP
Ranville war cemetery (2,560 Commonwealth soldiers mostly British 6th Airborne Division) C https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ranville_war_cemetery near Ranville, Calvados, France
Recollections of World War II (MEMOIRS & BOOKS WHICH SHOULD BE ON YOUR BOOKSHELF) P http://recollectionsofwwii.blogspot.com/ Yes
Reichswald Forest War Cemetery (largest WWII cemetery in Europe – 7,580 Commonwealth servicemen of WWII buried or commemorated in the cemetery, 162 are unidentified, 79 of other nationalities) C https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reichswald_Forest_War_Cemetery Kleve, Kreis Kleve, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
REME Museum M https://www.rememuseum.org.uk Yes Yes REME MUSEUM , PRINCE PHILIP BARRACKS, LYNEHAM, CHIPPENHAM, SN15 4XX UK
RG Poulussen H Yes Virtual
Roberts Armory (mobile WWII armor museum) R http://www.robertsarmory.com Virtual
Robin Buckland's Military Model Scene S https://www.militarymodelscene.com Yes
Ron Eisele H Yes Virtual
Rohwer Japanese American Relocation Center M http://rohwer.astate.edu 100 South Railroad Street, McGehee, AR
Royal Engineers Museum M http://www.re-museum.co.uk Yes Yes Prince Arthur Road, Gillingham, Kent, ME7 1UR
Royal Museum of the Armed Forces and Military History M http://www.klm-mra.be/D7t/en/ Yes Yes Royal Army and Military History Museum, Parc du Cinquantenaire 3, 1000 Brussels (Belgium)
Sally B. McGlone H Yes Virtual
Sarah Sundin (author of WWII era novels, articles) H http://www.sarahsundin.com/ Yes Yes Virtual
Second World War H Yes Virtual
Second World War Club H Yes Virtual
Shuttleworth M http://www.shuttleworth.org Yes Yes Shuttleworth, Old Warden Aerodrome, Nr Biggleswade, Bedfordshire SG18 9EP
South Yorkshire Aircraft Museum M https://www.southyorkshireaircraftmuseum.org.uk Yes Yes South Yorkshire Aircraft Museum, Dakota Way, Airbourne Road, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN4 7FB
Spirit of 45 H http://spiritof45.org/home0.aspx Yes 55 Broad Street, Lower Level/Digital Clubhouse Network, New York, New York
STAFFRIDE (provisioners of serious Battlefield Study for the military) T http://www.staffride.co.uk/index.php Virtual
Suomenlinna Fortress (Military Museum Manege full of military uniforms, weapons and other artefacts, the World War II submarine Vesikko) M https://www.suomenlinna.fi/en/ Yes Yes Helsinki, 190, Finland
Tank Archives (bringing WW2 era documents to the public) H http://tankarchives.blogspot.com Yes
Tangmere Military Aviation Museum M http://www.tangmere-museum.org.uk/ Yes Yes Nr Chichester, West Sussex
Taukkyan War Cemetery (Burial location of Commonwealth Troops of the Burma campaign) C Mingaladon, Yangon, Myanmar, on the main highway No 1 (Pyay Road),
Technik Museum Sinsheim M https://sinsheim.technik-museum.de/en/ Yes Yes Technik Museum Sinsheim, Museumsplatz, D-74889 Sinsheim, Germany
Texas Flying Legends Museum H http://texasflyinglegends.org Yes
Texas Military Forces Museum M http://texasmilitaryforcesmuseum.org Yes Austin, Texas
The 9th Parachute Battaliion H https://9thparabattalion.com Yes Yes Virtual
The AFV Register (keeping track of Armored Fighting Vehicles) H http://www.afvregister.org
The Armor Journal (English periodical dedicated to the history of armored fighting vehicles) P http://www.armorjournal.com/ Yes Yes
The Battle of Britain Memorial M https://www.battleofbritainmemorial.org/ Yes Yes New Dover Road, Capel-le-Ferne, Folkestone, KentThe Battlefield Explorer (Battlefield tours)
The D-Day Story M https://theddaystory.com Yes Yes Clarence Esplanade, Portsmouth, UK PO5 3NT
The Doolittle Tokyo Raiders H http://www.doolittleraider.com
The Flying Bulls (a bunch of aviation enthusiasts with a great passion for rare historical aeroplanes and helicopters) M https://www.flyingbulls.at/en/ Yes Yes THE FLYING BULLS GMBH, Wilhelm-Spazier-Straße / Hangar‑8, 5020 Salzburg, Austria
The International Museum of World War II M https://museumofworldwarii.org Yes Yes 8 Mercer Rd, Natick, Massachusetts 01760
The Letters Project (transcriptions of letters from WWII and Korea) H https://pittmanlettersproject.com/ Virtual
The "Lucky" 7th Armored Division: Militaria Displays, Discussion, and Sales H Yes
The National Museum Royal Navy M https://www.nmrn.org.uk Yes Yes HM Naval Base (PP66), Portsmouth PO1 3NH
The New Royal Marines Museum M https://www.nmrn.org.uk/our-museums/new-royal-marines-museum
The People's Mosquito H http://www.peoplesmosquito.org.uk Yes Yes
The Royal Navy Submarine Museum M https://www.nmrn.org.uk/submarine-museum Haslar Jetty Road, Gosport UK PO12 2AS
The Royal Tank Museum M http://rtm.jo/en-us/ http://www.peoplesmosquito.org.uk Yes Yes
The Second world War Research Group H https://www.swwresearch.com Yes Yes Virtual
The Secret Spitfires H https://www.secretspitfires.com Yes Yes Virtual
The Spitfire Society H http://spitfiresociety.org Yes Yes Virtual
The Tank Museum M http://www.tankmuseum.org/home Yes Yes Bovington, Dorset
The US Army Artillery Museum M https://sill-www.army.mil/famuseum/ Yes 238 NW Randolph Rd (290.09 mi), Fort Sill 73503, Oklahoma
The US Militaria Forum (Collectors preserving history, honoring veterans) H http://www.usmilitariaforum.com/ Virtual
The WW2 Site H http://theww2site.com Yes Virtual
Toadman's Tank Pictures H http://www.toadmanstankpictures.com/ Yes Yes
Topaz Museum M http://www.topazmuseum.org Yes 55 West Main, Delta, UT
Traces of War H https://www.tracesofwar.com Yes Yes Virtual
Unarmoured (WWII t-shirt store) E https://unarmoured.co.uk Yes Virtual
United States Naval Undersea Museum M https://www.history.navy.mil/ Yes Yes State Route 308, at 1 Garnett Way, Keyport, WA
Up Front: WWII Living History Group R Yes
Urville-Langannerie Military Cemetery (the only Polish cemetery in Normandy) C D131/D658, 14190Urville-Langannerie, Calvados, France
United States Army Aviation Museum M http://www.armyaviationmuseum.org Yes Building 6000 (711.53 mi), Fort Rucker, Alabama 36362
U.S. Army Museum of Hawai'i M http://www.hiarmymuseumsoc.org/ 2131 Kalia Rd, Honolulu, Oahu, HI 96815-1936
U.S. Navy Seabee Museum M https://www.history.navy.mil/content/history/museums/seabee.html Yes Yes 3201 N. Ventura Road, Naval Base Ventura County PH, Building 100. Port Hueneme, CA
USS Cassin Young M https://www.nps.gov/bost/learn/historyculture/usscassinyoung.htm Charlestown Navy Yard, Boston , MA
USS Kidd Veterans Museum M https://www.usskidd.com Yes Yes 305 South River Road, Baton Rouge, LA USA 70802
USS Lexington M https://usslexington.com Yes Yes 2914 N. Shoreline Blvd., Corpus Christi, Texas
USS Orleck Naval Museum (built during WWII, but did not see action) M https://orleck.org M Yes
Utah Beach Museum M http://www.utah-beach.com/?lang=en Yes Yes Utah Beach, Sainte-Marie-Du-Mont, Basse-Normandie, France
Victoria-Esquimalt Military Re-enactors Association (Vemra) R http://www.vemra.org Yes Yes Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Vintage Aviation Museum M https://www.vintageaviationmuseum.com Yes
War and Peace Revival H https://warandpeacerevival.com Yes Yes The Hop Farm, Paddock Wood, Kent UK TN12 6PY
War History Online H https://www.warhistoryonline.com Yes Yes Virtual
War Museum Overloon M https://www.oorlogsmuseum.nl/en/home/ Yes Yes OVERLOON WAR MUSEUM, MUSEUMPARK 1, 5825 AM OVERLOON, Neatherlands
War Wheels (online resource for modelers and enthusiasts of armored cars and wheeled fighting vehicles) H http://www.warwheels.net/ Yes
Warbird Photographer H https://www.davidstoddartphotography.co.uk Yes Yes Virtual
Warcemetaries C http://www.warcemeteries.nl/ Yes Virtual
WarGen (oral histories from those who lived through WWII) H http://www.wargen.org Yes Yes Virtual
Warpath Fine Military Antiques & Collectables H https://warpathmilitaria.com Yes 819 Hope Mills Road, Fayetteville, North Carolina 28304 USA
We Have Ways of Making You Talk (a weekly podcast exploring WWII close up) A https://play.acast.com/s/wehaveways
We'll Meet Again: Homefront Museum M http://wmamuseum.co.uk/ Yes Shore Road, Freiston, Boston, Lincolnshire, United Kingdom PE22 0LY
Witness to War (Interviews with veterans) H https://www.witnesstowar.org Yes
Women at War H Yes Yes Virtual
World at War H https://www.world-at-war.co.uk Yes Yes Virtual
World War 2 Facts H http://www.worldwar2facts.org Yes Yes Virtual
World War 2 History H Yes Virtual
World War II Archives H Yes Virtual
World War II Database H https://ww2db.com Yes Yes Virtual
World War II Depot H Yes Virtual
World War II Foundation H http://www.wwiifoundation.org Yes Yes Virtual
World War II History H Yes Virtual
World War II History (Different from one above) H http://wwarii.com Yes Virtual
World War II History (yet another site) H Yes
World War II in the Pacific H http://www.ww2pacific.com Virtual
World War II Photos H Yes Virtual
World War II Valor in the Pacific National Monument (The USS Arizona memorial) M https://www.nps.gov/valr/index.htm Yes Yes 1 Arizona Memorial Pl, Honolulu, Hawaii 96818
Wormnhoudt Massacre Site and Museum (80 British and French POWs) M https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wormhoudt_massacre Wormhout, France
WW2 History Gal H https://bestofww2.blogspot.com Yes Virtual
WW2 Lessons H http://ww2lessons.blogspot.com Virtual
WW2 Northern Ireland H https://wartimeni.com Yes Yes Virtual
WW2 Tweets from 1940 H Yes Virtual
WW2 Legacy Keepers H Yes Virtual
WW2 People's War (archive of WWII memories) H https://www.bbc.co.uk/history/ww2peopleswar/ Virtual
WW2 Talk H http://www.ww2talk.com/index.php Yes Virtual
WW2 TV H https://www.ww2tv.com Yes Yes Virtual
WW2 Wrecks in Greece H http://www.ww2wrecks.com Yes Yes Virtual
War Memorial Park (Home of the submarine USS Batfish) M https://warmemorialpark.org Yes Yes 3500 Batfish Road, Muskogee, Oklahoma 74403 USA
Warspot (Russian site) H https://warspot.ru/ Yes
WWII 2nd Infantry Re-enactors R http://www.secondinfantryreenacted.com
WWII Aerial Photos and Maps H http://www.wwii-photos-maps.com Virtual
WWII Diary, B-17 H https://sites.google.com/site/ww2pilotsdiary/ Yes Virtual
WWII Front Pages H Yes Virtual
WWII Historical Re-enactment Society R http://www.worldwartwohrs.org
WWII Impressions (American-based manufacturer of an entire line of museum quality WWII era U.S. military uniforms and equipment) E https://www.wwiiimpressions.com/ Yes Yes 12025 Florence Ave, Ste 402, Santa Fe Springs, California 90670 USA
WWII Nation H https://ww2nation.com Yes Yes Virtual
WWII Recreated (Each June WWII is recreated in Dixon, IL at Elks Page Park) R http://wwii-recreated-dixon.weebly.com/ Yes Elks Page Park-Farm, 7883 S Lowell Park Rd, Dixon, IL 61021 USA
WWII Soldier (1910s – 1940s Reproductions and Props) E https://wwiisoldier.com Yes Yes
Yankee Air Museum M http://yankeeairmuseum.org Yankee Air Force, Inc., 47884 D St., Belleville, MI
York WW2 D-Day Vets H Yes
Yushukan War Memorial Museum M http://www.yasukuni.or.jp/english/yushukan/index.html Yushukan War Memorial Museum, 3-1-1 Kudankita, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 102-8246 Japan
Zoe Hitchcock H Yes Virtual

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A – Audio/video podcast,
C – Cemetery,
E – Equipment reproductions,
H – Historical information,
M – Museum,
P – Publications,
R – Re-enactors,
S – Scale models,
T – Tours

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