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Honor Flight Hits Home Run at Miller Park; Breaks Guinness World Record ... - Huffington Post

Honor Flight Hits Home Run at Miller Park; Breaks Guinness World Record ... - Huffington Post | World at War | Scoop.it
Sequim GazetteHonor Flight Hits Home Run at Miller Park; Breaks Guinness World Record ...Huffington PostThe film, directed and produced by Freethink Media, featured the evolution of the Stars and Stripes Honor Flight chapter , and documented a...
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World War II  1939 - 1945  Korea 1950-1954  Vietnam 1964 - 1974
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'Anne Frank link' unearthed at Sobibor camp - BBC News

'Anne Frank link' unearthed at Sobibor camp - BBC News | World at War | Scoop.it
A pendant found at a gas chambers site could have belonged to a friend of the famous diarist.
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The US veterans going back to live in Vietnam - BBC News

The US veterans going back to live in Vietnam - BBC News | World at War | Scoop.it
More than 40 years after the end of the Vietnam war dozens of ageing former American soldiers have gone back - and have succeeded in finding peace.
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The surprising place where WWII agents learnt to fight Nazis

The surprising place where WWII agents learnt to fight Nazis | World at War | Scoop.it
In World War Two, a network of British secret schools trained agents to fight the Nazis. One such camp in the wilds of Scotland became particularly notable.
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Clare Hollingworth, Reporter Who Broke News of World War II, Dies at 105

Clare Hollingworth, Reporter Who Broke News of World War II, Dies at 105 | World at War | Scoop.it
In 1939, Ms. Hollingworth was less than a week into her first job as a correspondent when she spotted troops and tanks concealed in a valley.
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DND crews work to put names and ‘give closure’ to Canada’s unidentified world war dead

DND crews work to put names and ‘give closure’ to Canada’s unidentified world war dead | World at War | Scoop.it
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Chilling extracts from Himmler Diaries found in Russia

Chilling extracts from Himmler Diaries found in Russia | World at War | Scoop.it
“It is one of those things that is easily said. ‘The Jewish people is being exterminated,’ every Party member will tell you, ‘perfectly clear, it's part of
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Has India's contribution to WW2 been ignored? - BBC News

Has India's contribution to WW2 been ignored? - BBC News | World at War | Scoop.it
Has India's contribution to World War Two been ignored, asks historian Yasmin Khan.
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The spy with no name - BBC News

The spy with no name - BBC News | World at War | Scoop.it
In 1977 a woman thought she had finally tracked down the son she had abandoned as a baby. What followed was an extraordinary tale of deception and heartbreak.
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Pentagon enlisting outsiders to help search for US WWII MIAs

Pentagon enlisting outsiders to help search for US WWII MIAs | World at War | Scoop.it
Justin Taylan has been to the remote Pacific island nation of Papua New Guinea dozens of times over the past two decades, spending countless hours slogging through crocodile-infested swamps in his quest to document as many World War II airplane wreck sites as possible. Since 2013, he ha
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Russian Ushakov Medals for Arctic Convoy veterans - BBC News

Russian Ushakov Medals for Arctic Convoy veterans - BBC News | World at War | Scoop.it
Five World War Two veterans are honoured by Russia for their part in transporting crucial supplies.
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Here Are Three Of The Best Spies Operating In Europe During World War Two - And They Are All Women

Here Are Three Of The Best Spies Operating In Europe During World War Two - And They Are All Women | World at War | Scoop.it
During World War II, the Special Operations Executive (SOE) was a thrown-together conglomeration of amateurs and spies that President Eisenhower credited w
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The only U.S. politician to vote against war with Japan 75 years ago was this remarkable woman

The only U.S. politician to vote against war with Japan 75 years ago was this remarkable woman | World at War | Scoop.it
The first woman to be elected to Congress was an anti-war progressive.
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Grandson Finds Remains Of WWII Airman In Italy

Grandson Finds Remains Of WWII Airman In Italy | World at War | Scoop.it
There was no funeral service for Lt. Loren Hintz, his body was never returned stateside. For the next 71 years, his family had little else but photographs, letters and poetry.
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Battlefields of WWII 1of4 Alamein

Battlefields of WWII 1of4 Alamein | World at War | Scoop.it
Montgomery's victory over Rommel, Germany's commander in North Africa, in October 1942 was a brilliant success but was not without great human cost.
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A German and an American Meet at the end of WWII

A German and an American Meet at the end of WWII | World at War | Scoop.it
In May, 1945, two men, from seemingly opposite worlds crossed one another. While the peace had just been signed, the two men were at war with each other.
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Back in the delta, US envoy Kerry meets Viet Cong foe

Back in the delta, US envoy Kerry meets Viet Cong foe | World at War | Scoop.it
During a trip to the Mekong Delta in Vietnam, John Kerry warmly shook the hand of a former adversary. Now 70, shrimp farmer Vo Ban Tam was one of the guerrilla fighters who attacked Kerry's boat.
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“Mein Kampf” Storms Bestseller Lists In Germany

“Mein Kampf” Storms Bestseller Lists In Germany | World at War | Scoop.it
Adolf Hitler's infamous autobiography has sold tens of thousands of copies in Germany over the last year.
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The Injustice of Japanese-American Internment Camps Resonates Strongly to This Day

The Injustice of Japanese-American Internment Camps Resonates Strongly to This Day | World at War | Scoop.it

During WWII, 120,000 Japanese-Americans were forced into camps, a government action that still haunts victims and their descendants
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Milton Keynes at 50: Success town has 'nothing to be ashamed of' - BBC News

Milton Keynes at 50: Success town has 'nothing to be ashamed of' - BBC News | World at War | Scoop.it
Milton Keynes celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2017 - how do residents feel about its success?
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How Churchill, Roosevelt And Stalin Planned To End The Second World War

How Churchill, Roosevelt And Stalin Planned To End The Second World War | World at War | Scoop.it
In February 1945, the 'Big Three' met in Yalta to discuss the future of post-World War Two Europe. Here's what they decided.
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World War II veterans remember: Harold Askins worked radios with Army Signal Corps in the Pacific

World War II veterans remember: Harold Askins worked radios with Army Signal Corps in the Pacific | World at War | Scoop.it
Askins, 97, of Tulsa, served nearly two years in the Pacific, repairing and installing radios vital to Allied communications.
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10 Incredible Photos Of American Servicemen At Duxford In The Second World War

10 Incredible Photos Of American Servicemen At Duxford In The Second World War | World at War | Scoop.it
RAF Duxford was home to US airmen during some of World War Two. Here are 10 photos showing they got up to in the Cambridgeshire countryside.
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Sunken WW2 Submarine Discovered After 73 Years With 71 Dead Bodies Still Inside

Sunken WW2 Submarine Discovered After 73 Years With 71 Dead Bodies Still Inside | World at War | Scoop.it
A British Second World War submarine was found off the coast of Sardinia, believed to be that of missing HMS P311.
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After Pearl Harbor, country was at 'the height of patriotism,' WWII vet says

After Pearl Harbor, country was at 'the height of patriotism,' WWII vet says | World at War | Scoop.it
Stockton University held an observance Tuesday for Pearl Harbor's 75th anniversary.
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