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A World War II veteran's forgotten letters keep memory alive - Tampabay.com

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A World War II veteran's forgotten letters keep memory aliveTampabay.comBRANDON — Cyndi Buchanan found the box on the porch of a house in the shade of a 100-year-old oak tree with limbs that scratched patterns in the sky.
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WWII vet shares her stories of the WAC - TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press

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WWII vet shares her stories of the WAC
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She can still tell the story in person about how she became one of the U.S. Army's few and first female soldiers in the middle of World War II.
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Maryland and Virginia hosted thousands of German POWs during World War II - Washington Post

Maryland and Virginia hosted thousands of German POWs during World War II - Washington Post | World at War | Scoop.it
Maryland and Virginia hosted thousands of German POWs during World War II
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My parents moved from the District to Washington Grove in 1949.
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Remains of missing Iowa WWII soldier back home - KIMT 3

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MOULTON, Iowa (AP) — The remains of a World War II veteran missing for nearly 70 years are back in his southern Iowa hometown.
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High School During WWII Through the Eyes of America's Youth ...

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High School During WWII Through the Eyes of America's Youth. dividing bar. “Today in the war emergency, our education is more important than ever.” So begins a student editorial from the Isidore Newman School's Class of ...
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Female codebreakers reunited at Bletchley Park - Telegraph

Female codebreakers reunited at Bletchley Park - Telegraph | World at War | Scoop.it
Women who helped crack Hitler’s secret codes by operating the Colossus computer meet once again at Bletchley Park after seeing their picture in The Telegraph (RT @pickover: Reunited: Women who helped crack Hitler’s secret codes by...
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Decorated Waterloo WWII airman named to elite group - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

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Decorated Waterloo WWII airman named to elite group Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier He was a U.S. Army Air Force navigator on a B-24 Liberator bomber during World War II. He received three Distinguished Flying Crosses for valor in combat.
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A local World War II mystery solved - Youngstown Vindicator

A local World War II mystery solved - Youngstown Vindicator | World at War | Scoop.it
A local World War II mystery solved Youngstown Vindicator James “Jim” G. Russ Jr. had yearned since he was a boy to know how his father died in World War II. Finally, more than 60 years after Army Cpl.
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Prologue: Pieces of History » Burnt in memory: Looking back at the 1973 St. Louis fire

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Prologue: Pieces of History » Burnt in memory: Looking back at the 1973 St. Louis fire Blog
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40s themed party for WW2 veteran - Doncaster Today

40s themed party for WW2 veteran - Doncaster Today | World at War | Scoop.it
40s themed party for WW2 veteran Doncaster Today Keep up to date with all the latest local news on your iPhone or Android phone with our mobile site. Visit this website on your mobile to start enjoying it on the move.
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World War II Aviation museum gets $6 million to triple in size - Colorado Springs Gazette

World War II Aviation museum gets $6 million to triple in size - Colorado Springs Gazette | World at War | Scoop.it
World War II Aviation museum gets $6 million to triple in size Colorado Springs Gazette The National Museum of World War II Aviation has received $6 million in grants from a California foundation to build a permanent exhibit and education hall that...
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Rare World War II Map Found in Deceased Veteran's Garage - NBC 10 Philadelphia

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NBC 10 Philadelphia Rare World War II Map Found in Deceased Veteran's Garage NBC 10 Philadelphia In just a few weeks, a World War II museum in Delaware will welcome a new, historic artifact – an enormous map documenting a rear admiral's travels, as...
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Meet the WWII Vet and Toddler Who Became Best Buddies

Meet the WWII Vet and Toddler Who Became Best Buddies | World at War | Scoop.it
Bryan and Anika Rychner of Farmington, Minn. had little interaction with the elderly man next door for nearly a decade. At best, they exchange a smile or a wave in passing.
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Ceremony reopens 8th Air Force headquarters - Shreveport Times

Ceremony reopens 8th Air Force headquarters - Shreveport Times | World at War | Scoop.it
Ceremony reopens 8th Air Force headquarters Shreveport Times Next year marks the 40th anniversary of 8th Air Force's arrival at Barksdale, its longest basing, but the time has not been easy, despite what Vander Hamm called extraordinary community...
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World War II medals for sale on eBay returned to owner by avid Utah genealogist - KUTV 2News

World War II medals for sale on eBay returned to owner by avid Utah genealogist - KUTV 2News | World at War | Scoop.it
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World War II medals for sale on eBay returned to owner by avid Utah genealogist
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A search this last week, also on eBay yielded World War II medals for a man with a family surname of Pugh.
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The German officer who tried to kill Hitler - BBC News

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The German officer who tried to kill Hitler
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On 20 July 1944, a 36-year-old German army officer, Col Claus Schenk Graf von Stauffenberg, arrived at a heavily guarded complex hidden in a forest in East Prussia.
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Five Ways Japan Could Have Won World War II - The National Interest Online

Five Ways Japan Could Have Won World War II - The National Interest Online | World at War | Scoop.it
The National Interest Online Five Ways Japan Could Have Won World War II The National Interest Online That doesn't mean it couldn't have won World War II. Sounds counterintuitive, doesn't it? But the weak sometimes win.
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Veterans Working to Build WWII Memorial in Lakeland - The Ledger

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Veterans Working to Build WWII Memorial in Lakeland The Ledger “When you go to Washington, the World War II Memorial is really the centerpiece of the National Mall with its other monuments on the ends and sides.
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This Never-Before-Seen WWII Document Offers An Inside Account Of An Elite ... - Businessinsider India

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This Never-Before-Seen WWII Document Offers An Inside Account Of An Elite ...
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New Yorker risks life as double agent in Nazi underground, brings down ... - New York Daily News

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New York Daily News New Yorker risks life as double agent in Nazi underground, brings down ...
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Girl whose piano playing melted PoW hearts - Telegraph

Girl whose piano playing melted PoW hearts  - Telegraph | World at War | Scoop.it
A Japanese teenager’s piano music so bewitched British prisoners of war that it left a lasting legacy (Girl whose piano playing melted PoW hearts http://t.co/KmUXGWPW76)...
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70-Year-Old WWII Foxhole Photos Turn Out to Be a Hoax - PetaPixel

70-Year-Old WWII Foxhole Photos Turn Out to Be a Hoax - PetaPixel | World at War | Scoop.it
Last week, we and many others ran the story of a rather astounding collection of photographs that were supposedly discovered in a foxhole where the infamous Battle of the Bulge took place. Allegedly found by U.S.
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Rare tanks to be sold in California; German Panzer, Sherman up for auction

Rare tanks to be sold in California; German Panzer, Sherman up for auction | World at War | Scoop.it
More than 80 tanks amassed by a Stanford University-trained engineer are set to go up for sale in the San Francisco Bay Area in what is being billed as one of the largest auctions of military vehicles ever.
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95-year-old Falls Church WWII vet receives Silver Star after Army awarded ... - WJLA

95-year-old Falls Church WWII vet receives Silver Star after Army awarded ... - WJLA | World at War | Scoop.it
WJLA 95-year-old Falls Church WWII vet receives Silver Star after Army awarded ... WJLA ARLINGTON, Va. (WJLA) - Years after the U.S.
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WW2 Vet Gets Bronze Star, Other Awards After 71 Years - 1011now

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WW2 Vet Gets Bronze Star, Other Awards After 71 Years 1011now A World War 2 veteran born and raised in Lincoln finally gets the medals he didn't even know he had earned.
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Remains of Iowan killed in WWII to return home

Almost 70 years after going missing in action during World War II, an Iowa airman is finally coming home. Subscribe to KCCI on YouTube now for more: http://bit.ly/QY3wuM Get more Des Moines...
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