WWII History

It’s hard to believe we have been doing this World War 2 Trivia 453 times, but here we are, with another question, and there you are, ready to answer it. Let’s get started, shall we?

QUESTION: On June 2, 1944, Operation Frantic began. What was Operation Frantic?

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ANSWER: Operation Frantic was the Allied bombing of Debrecen, Hungary in June of 1944.

Welcome back to World War 2 Trivia and Installment #452. Let’s find out how smart you are today.

QUESTION: On June 22, 1944, Operation Bagration began. What was Operation Bargration?

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ANSWER: Operation Bagration was the Soviet attack to clear the German forces from Belarus, the result of which was the complete destruction of the German Army Center.

The popular World War 2 Trivia series continues with #451. Thanks for joining us. The game is pretty simple. We ask a question about World War 2, and you attempt to dazzle us with your knowledge. Let’s do this!

QUESTION: On June 19-20, 1944, the Battle of the Philippine Sea took place. This battle actually had a rather funny and famous nickname. What was that nickname?

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ANSWER: The Nickname for that battle was the Great Marianas Turkey Shoot!

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What does Aces High deliver?

We can break it all down for you by saying Aces High delivers the following:

  • Historical accuracy
  • Outstanding graphics
  • A support staff second to none
  • Endless challenges and thrills 24/7

Let’s look at each of these in a bit more detail.

Historical accuracy

We don’t just produce a World War 2 flight simulator. We produce one which is ridiculously accurate. At HiTech Creations, we have spent, literally, countless hours pouring over old photographs from World War 2, making sure our online tanks, ships, and aircraft are as historically accurate as possible. From the praise we have received from gamers for the past twenty years, it’s evident we have attained the accuracy we seek.

Outstanding graphics

Strap on your helmet, hop in the cockpit of one of our World War 2 aircraft, and you’ll feel like you are actually flying a mission during the Battle of Leyte. We aren’t messing around with Aces High. We set out twenty years ago to be the best, and each year that is our goal, and outstanding graphics on our flight simulator is one way we reach the mountaintop of gaming.

A support staff

We have management, we have volunteers, we have forums and one-on-one instruction and articles and films. We provide you with all the support you can possibly need so that your learning curve is short and palatable. No matter what time of the day, or night, you log on to Aces High, there is someone there to help you with a question or a problem.

Endless challenges

Besides the normal challenges you face in a variety of arenas whenever you log on, there are also weekly challenges for our members, giving all of them an opportunity to gain bragging rights for the week as top pilot on Aces High. Will you be the Top Gun for this week? Can you retain your title next week? There’s only one way to find out and that’s to join us on Aces High. Warning, though: we have some pretty darned good players.

Try it for free

We are so confident in our flight sim game that we give it away, for free, for two weeks. That’s right, we offer a free two week download of Aces High, a chance for you to play the game and decide for yourself if Aces High is for you. Is Aces High as great as we say it is? Find out for yourself, for free, no credit card needed during the trial period.

Twenty years on the top of the heap . . . pretty impressive, but we who produce Aces High are not satisfied. We want to be Top Dog for 21 straight years!

What makes our game so great? Attitude!

By now you surely know about World War 2 Trivia, brought to you by HiTech Creations, makers of the exciting World War 2 flight simulator, Aces High. It’s pretty simple, really. Twice weekly we ask World War 2 Trivia questions, and twice weekly we find out just how smart you are.

Are you ready for #450?

QUESTION: On May 27, 1944, Operation Horlicks began. What was Operation Horlicks?

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ANSWER: Operation Horlicks was the Allied invasion of Biak, Dutch New Guinea, a key Japanese air base.