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Remains of missing WWII soldier return to Calif. - Sacramento Bee

Remains of missing WWII soldier return to Calif. - Sacramento Bee | World at War | Scoop.it
CBS LocalRemains of missing WWII soldier return to Calif.Sacramento BeeA California soldier who died during World War II will be buried near his boyhood home after his remains were discovered on a remote island in the South Pacific.Local Missing WWII...
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A schoolboy's tale of death and heroes in Luftwaffe's first raid - The Times (subscription)

A schoolboy's tale of death and heroes in Luftwaffe's first raid - The Times (subscription) | World at War | Scoop.it
A schoolboy's tale of death and heroes in Luftwaffe's first raid The Times (subscription) When Charles Melville turned to the skies above Anstruther during a school rugby match in 1939, he witnessed an event that brought the horror of the Second...
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Man visits his grandfather's grave and learns about his family history - Bucyrus Telegraph Forum

Man visits his grandfather's grave and learns about his family history - Bucyrus Telegraph Forum | World at War | Scoop.it
Bucyrus Telegraph Forum Man visits his grandfather's grave and learns about his family history Bucyrus Telegraph Forum He was a military assistance captain in the special forces unit and is buried at West Point, New York.
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Film to depict Jackson pilot's WWII escapes - Gainesville Times

Film to depict Jackson pilot's WWII escapes - Gainesville Times | World at War | Scoop.it
Film to depict Jackson pilot's WWII escapes Gainesville Times Jackson Countians know why the Jefferson bypass on U.S. 129 south of Gainesville is named for Major Damon J. Gause.
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New exhibit at Lynden Pioneer Museum to explore WWII in Pacific Theater - Bellingham Herald

Bellingham Herald New exhibit at Lynden Pioneer Museum to explore WWII in Pacific Theater Bellingham Herald Lynden Pioneer Museum director Troy Luginbill figures out the best way to move a 1945 Studebaker US6, 2.5-ton truck into the museum on...
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WWII in Photographs, bag-of-dirt: German Wehrmacht soldiers of Panzer...

WWII in Photographs, bag-of-dirt: German Wehrmacht soldiers of Panzer... | World at War | Scoop.it
bag-of-dirt: “ German Wehrmacht soldiers of Panzer Regiment 2, 16th Panzergrenadier Division and an Italian woman pass by German Sturmgeschütz III (StuG III Ausf. G) assault guns near the Piazza del...
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History Palace sur Twitter : "Emperor Hirohito and General MacArthur meeting for the first time September 27, 1945 http://t.co/UTSBBO2Z9K"

History Palace sur Twitter : "Emperor Hirohito and General MacArthur meeting for the first time September 27, 1945 http://t.co/UTSBBO2Z9K" | World at War | Scoop.it
Emperor Hirohito and General MacArthur meeting for the first time September 27, 1945 http://t.co/UTSBBO2Z9K
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Chris Eller's curator insight, September 29, 6:43 AM

The film "Emperor" gives an interesting behind-the-scenes look into the drama that led up to this historic photograph.

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Lost in WWII, a Manassas soldier is coming home - Inside NoVA

Lost in WWII, a Manassas soldier is coming home - Inside NoVA | World at War | Scoop.it
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Lost in WWII, a Manassas soldier is coming home
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Richard J. Bean never knew the uncle he was named after, but now he's part of the long and winding journey to bring home his namesake, who went missing in action in World War II.
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German mayor brings WWII history to Loveland - Loveland Reporter-Herald

German mayor brings WWII history to Loveland - Loveland Reporter-Herald | World at War | Scoop.it
Loveland Reporter-Herald German mayor brings WWII history to Loveland Loveland Reporter-Herald Georg Reitsberger, left, mayor of Vaterstetten, Germany; California historian Jerry Whiting; and German artist Heike Schmidt-Pfeil look Friday at a...
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Peter Cosgrove targeted in National Archives trawl

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The National Archives of Australia has begun restricting access to historical military files after requests for information about the Governor-General Sir Peter Cosgrove's days as a Duntroon cadet.
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Gas Chambers Discovered at Nazi Killing Camp - LiveScience.com

Gas Chambers Discovered at Nazi Killing Camp - LiveScience.com | World at War | Scoop.it
Gas Chambers Discovered at Nazi Killing Camp LiveScience.com Gas chambers have been unearthed at an infamous Nazi death camp where thousands of people died, archaeologists announced.
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World War II posters united nation around war effort - C&G Newspapers

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C&G Newspapers World War II posters united nation around war effort C&G Newspapers The War Memorial display features 19 posters from the DHS archives, DHS Curatorial Assistant Bill Pringle said.
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World War II vets meet for final time - WFAA

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WFAA World War II vets meet for final time WFAA The Bomb Group landed and stayed at the Red Tails air base in Italy for five days during World War II. Back then, white servicemen rarely socialized with black servicemen.
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Classic Posters of Britain's Powerful Women of WW2 - Forces TV

Classic Posters of Britain's Powerful Women of WW2 - Forces TV | World at War | Scoop.it
Forces TV Classic Posters of Britain's Powerful Women of WW2 Forces TV Classic Posters of Britain's Powerful Women of WW2. The National Archives have published a series of Second World War posters.
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Reunion of WWII Veterans - Sandusky Register

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Sandusky Register Reunion of WWII Veterans Sandusky Register The Liberty Aviation Museum in Port Clinton,held the gathering and final reunion, hosted by Lake Erie Warbirds, for 17 WWII VT34 and VT20 veterans on Saturday with over 300 in attendance.
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Woman reunited with belongings of uncle killed in WWII - WPXI Pittsburgh

Woman reunited with belongings of uncle killed in WWII - WPXI Pittsburgh | World at War | Scoop.it
Woman reunited with belongings of uncle killed in WWII WPXI Pittsburgh A woman has been reunited with the personal belongings of her uncle, who fought and died in World War II. United States Army Lt. Lonnie Oscar Holloway, Jr.
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RAAF commander Sir Charles Read led squadron in World War II - Sydney Morning Herald

RAAF commander Sir Charles Read led squadron in World War II - Sydney Morning Herald | World at War | Scoop.it
Sydney Morning Herald RAAF commander Sir Charles Read led squadron in World War II Sydney Morning Herald Charles Frederick Read was born in Woollahra, Sydney, on October 9, 1918, the only child of Joseph Read, an immigrant from Bristol who had...
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World War II is not the lens to view US wars through - Boston Globe

World War II is not the lens to view US wars through - Boston Globe | World at War | Scoop.it
Boston Globe World War II is not the lens to view US wars through Boston Globe This month marks the 75th anniversary of the outbreak of World War II.
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Soldier joins World War Two commemorations - Bristol Post

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Soldier joins World War Two commemorations
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A BRISTOL soldier joined commemorations of the 70th anniversary of a World War Two military operation during which thousands of men lost their lives.
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Reluctant German soldier recalls desperately wanting to be captured during WWII - MLive.com

Reluctant German soldier recalls desperately wanting to be captured during WWII - MLive.com | World at War | Scoop.it
Reluctant German soldier recalls desperately wanting to be captured during WWII
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Ernst Floeter, 89, has written about his experience as an unwilling Nazi soldier.
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WWII soldier from Manassas finally returning home, 70 years later - WJLA

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MANASSAS, Va. (AP) - The remains of an Army soldier from Manassas missing since World War II have been recovered and are being returned to Virginia.
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Japanese ate Indian PoWs, used them as live targets in WWII - WAR HISTORY ONLINE

Japanese ate Indian PoWs, used them as live targets in WWII - WAR HISTORY ONLINE | World at War | Scoop.it
                On April 2, 1946, the Reuters correspondent in Melbourne, Australia, cabled a short message, which was carried by all newspapers a day later, including The Times of India.
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World War II Air Force Veteran, former POW, speaks at Lovell FHCC POW/MIA ... - Chicago Tribune

World War II Air Force Veteran, former POW, speaks at Lovell FHCC POW/MIA ... - Chicago Tribune | World at War | Scoop.it
World War II Air Force Veteran, former POW, speaks at Lovell FHCC POW/MIA ...
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WWII Airman Lost in Pacific Brought Home after 70 Years - Military.com

WWII Airman Lost in Pacific Brought Home after 70 Years - Military.com | World at War | Scoop.it
SFGate WWII Airman Lost in Pacific Brought Home after 70 Years Military.com MALMSTROM AIR FORCE BASE, Mont.
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Piecing Together a U.S. Marine's WWII History - Huffington Post

Piecing Together a U.S. Marine's WWII History - Huffington Post | World at War | Scoop.it
Piecing Together a U.S. Marine's WWII History Huffington Post Similarly, when we both encountered World War II Army enlistment photos of our own relatives -- Henry Louis Gates, Sr.
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Italian Village Honoring Pilots of WWII US Bomber - ABC News

Italian Village Honoring Pilots of WWII US Bomber - ABC News | World at War | Scoop.it
Italian Village Honoring Pilots of WWII US Bomber ABC News The B-25 Mitchell dubbed "Maybe" was damaged during a bombing run near Trento during World War II.
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