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Vet spends 56 months at sea during World War II - Martinsburg Journal

Vet spends 56 months at sea during World War II - Martinsburg Journal | World at War | Scoop.it
Martinsburg JournalVet spends 56 months at sea during World War IIMartinsburg JournalMARTINSBURG - With a career that spanned more than two decades in the U.S. Navy, 90-year-old World War II veteran Augustine Butcher is no stranger to the sea.
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POW/MIA: 1482 Airmen still missing - Air Force Link

POW/MIA: 1482 Airmen still missing - Air Force Link | World at War | Scoop.it
POW/MIA: 1482 Airmen still missing Air Force Link Because the Air Force did not become a separate service until 1947, all WWII unaccounted-for Army Air Corps service members are supported by the U.S.
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Remains of World War II Airmen Arrives in Billings - KULR-TV

Remains of World War II Airmen Arrives in Billings - KULR-TV | World at War | Scoop.it
Remains of World War II Airmen Arrives in Billings KULR-TV World War II tore many families apart, but thanks to modern technology, a family in Montana is getting the closure for which they've waited more than 70 years.
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Record-Breaking Crowds Visit Historic WWII Ship - WTVC

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WTVC Record-Breaking Crowds Visit Historic WWII Ship WTVC Record-Breaking Crowds Visit Historic WWII Ship. It's anchors aweigh for a ship that gave thousands of Chattanoogans a taste of World War II history.
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National Archives will expand by 112000 square feet at SubTropolis - Kansas City Business Journal

National Archives will expand by 112000 square feet at SubTropolis - Kansas City Business Journal | World at War | Scoop.it
National Archives will expand by 112000 square feet at SubTropolis Kansas City Business Journal The National Archives and Records Administration has agreed to increase its operating space at Hunt Midwest SubTropolis by 112,000 square feet.
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WWII vet's dog tags found in Netherlands returned to family in West Mich. - Fox17

WWII vet's dog tags found in Netherlands returned to family in West Mich. - Fox17 | World at War | Scoop.it
WWII vet's dog tags found in Netherlands returned to family in West Mich.
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Files reveal WW2 secret 'Agent Fifi'

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World War Two records reveal the existence of a glamorous female secret agent whose job was to see if other agents could keep their mouths shut. (#سوريا #حمص #حلب Files reveal WW2 secret 'Agent Fifi' - World War Two records reveal the exi...
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Families gather in search of the missing from WWII, Korea, Vietnam - Pittsburgh Post Gazette

Families gather in search of the missing from WWII, Korea, Vietnam Pittsburgh Post Gazette On April 4, 1945, near the end of World War II, a swarm of German Me-262 jet fighters attacked a formation of B-24 Liberators over Germany and shot down eight.
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World War II veterans pack The Ann Arbor News offices for 'Michigan Honors ... - The Ann Arbor News

World War II veterans pack The Ann Arbor News offices for 'Michigan Honors ... - The Ann Arbor News | World at War | Scoop.it
World War II veterans pack The Ann Arbor News offices for 'Michigan Honors ... The Ann Arbor News The Greatest Generation turned out in force Sunday afternoon in downtown Ann Arbor to mingle with each other and share stories with friends and family.
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Michigan Honors: Barber, 89, tells World War 2 story how General Patton cussed ... - The Muskegon Chronicle

Michigan Honors: Barber, 89, tells World War 2 story how General Patton cussed ... - The Muskegon Chronicle | World at War | Scoop.it
Michigan Honors: Barber, 89, tells World War 2 story how General Patton cussed ... The Muskegon Chronicle Hair fell down around his ears and the customer shook with laughter, as Sodini told outrageous stories from his service in World War II.
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American troops reach Germany, World War II week by week - The San Luis Obispo Tribune

The San Luis Obispo Tribune American troops reach Germany, World War II week by week The San Luis Obispo Tribune Though headlines were still shouting of Allied advances, Supreme Commander Dwight Eisenhower wanted a relatively uniform advance across...
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A Bloody Fight: The Battle of Saipan

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The Battle of Saipan was fought June 15 to July 9, 1944, during World War II. Advancing to the Marianas, American forces opened the Battle of Saipan by landing on the island's west coast.
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Chatham native, a former POW in World War II, pens memoir - Independent Press

Chatham native, a former POW in World War II, pens memoir Independent Press On Oct. 14, 1943, his crew was part of the attack on Schweinfurt and this time the Luftwaffe attacked.
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Emotional 9/11 ceremony honors 13 unclaimed veterans with burial at Great ... - The Flint Journal

Emotional 9/11 ceremony honors 13 unclaimed veterans with burial at Great ... - The Flint Journal | World at War | Scoop.it
Emotional 9/11 ceremony honors 13 unclaimed veterans with burial at Great ... The Flint Journal The bodies of the veterans inside have waited too long to be buried. More than three years, in some cases.
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Hitler's food taster reveals the horrors of the Wolf's Lair - The Independent

Hitler's food taster reveals the horrors of the Wolf's Lair - The Independent | World at War | Scoop.it
The Independent Hitler's food taster reveals the horrors of the Wolf's Lair The Independent Margot Wölk was no Nazi, but she was one of 15 young women who were employed at Adolf Hitler's heavily guarded Prussian “Wolf's Lair” headquarters during...
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Greenville WWII vet reunited with old war buddy - WFAA

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WFAA Greenville WWII vet reunited with old war buddy WFAA He gave it up in 1945 after he came home with it after World War II. Today, he can't stop touching it.
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Augusta soldier returns home from WWII after 70 years - Great Falls Tribune

Augusta soldier returns home from WWII after 70 years - Great Falls Tribune | World at War | Scoop.it
Augusta soldier returns home from WWII after 70 years Great Falls Tribune Augusta soldier returns home from WWII after 70 years. William Bernier's plane was shot down in 1944. On Friday, he'll be buried in Augusta.
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Archaeologists find remains of German Messerchmitt downed during Battle of ... - Culture24

Archaeologists find remains of German Messerchmitt downed during Battle of ... - Culture24 | World at War | Scoop.it
Archaeologists find remains of German Messerchmitt downed during Battle of ... Culture24 The week-long excavation, overseen by Wessex Archaeology, was codenamed Exercise Adlertag after the Luftwaffe operation to destroy the RAF during World War II.
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Rockford hosts America's largest World War II-era re-enactment Sept. 20-21 - The Rock River Times

Rockford hosts America's largest World War II-era re-enactment Sept. 20-21 - The Rock River Times | World at War | Scoop.it
Rockford hosts America's largest World War II-era re-enactment Sept.
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93-Year-Old Auschwitz Nazi Death Camp Guard Charged With 300000 Counts ... - International Business Times UK

93-Year-Old Auschwitz Nazi Death Camp Guard Charged With 300000 Counts ... - International Business Times UK | World at War | Scoop.it
International Business Times UK 93-Year-Old Auschwitz Nazi Death Camp Guard Charged With 300000 Counts ...
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4 survivors of WWII 'Forgotten Battalion' reunite in The Woodlands - Houston Chronicle

4 survivors of WWII 'Forgotten Battalion' reunite in The Woodlands - Houston Chronicle | World at War | Scoop.it
Houston Chronicle 4 survivors of WWII 'Forgotten Battalion' reunite in The Woodlands Houston Chronicle They went through hell together for a time in the Pacific theater during World War II and this weekend in Houston they reunited to reminisce and...
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China reveals archives of victory against Japan in WWII - Xinhua

China reveals archives of victory against Japan in WWII - Xinhua | World at War | Scoop.it
China reveals archives of victory against Japan in WWII Xinhua BEIJING, Sept. 12 (Xinhua) -- China on Friday released archives of an important military victory in 1939, in which the Chinese army killed more than 4,000 Japanese soldiers.
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World War II veteran remembers it all - Gazette.Net: Maryland Community News Online

World War II veteran remembers it all - Gazette.Net: Maryland Community News Online | World at War | Scoop.it
World War II veteran remembers it all Gazette.Net: Maryland Community News Online On a coffee table, Dr.
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Strolling down WWII memory lane - Great Bend Tribune

Strolling down WWII memory lane - Great Bend Tribune | World at War | Scoop.it
Strolling down WWII memory lane Great Bend Tribune LARNED — While standing at the counter at Don's Motors, Fred glanced down and noticed a tattered book, bound with duct tape, and looking like it had been through some rough times.
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On This Day: RAF claims victory in Battle of Britain after climactic day - Yahoo News UK

On This Day: RAF claims victory in Battle of Britain after climactic day - Yahoo News UK | World at War | Scoop.it
Yahoo News UK On This Day: RAF claims victory in Battle of Britain after climactic day Yahoo News UK SEPT 15, 1940: The RAF claimed victory in the Battle of Britain after shooting down a record 60 Luftwaffe planes in a 24-hour period on this day in...
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Remains of 13 veterans that went unclaimed in Detroit morgue get full military ... - WDIV Detroit

Remains of 13 veterans that went unclaimed in Detroit morgue get full military ... - WDIV Detroit | World at War | Scoop.it
Stars and Stripes Remains of 13 veterans that went unclaimed in Detroit morgue get full military ... WDIV Detroit AND TODAY, ON THE 13th ANNIVERSARY OF THE 9/11, AT THE GREAT LAKES NATIONAL CEMETERY, A FULL MILITARY HONOR SERVICE FOR THE 13 VETERANS.
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