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VIDEO: WWII pilot flies into family history - The Columbian

VIDEO: WWII pilot flies into family history - The Columbian | World at War | Scoop.it
VIDEO: WWII pilot flies into family history
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World War II bomber pilot Harry Generaux describes regaining control of his B-17 after it was damaged by German anti-aircraft fire.
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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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WW2: Brave Jack Baskeyfield stood firm and fought enemy alone - Stoke Sentinel

WW2: Brave Jack Baskeyfield stood firm and fought enemy alone - Stoke Sentinel | World at War | Scoop.it
Stoke Sentinel WW2: Brave Jack Baskeyfield stood firm and fought enemy alone Stoke Sentinel THE infantry sheltering in the trenches around Oosterbeek in Holland heard the roar of the tanks before the killing machines came into view.
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Number of WWII veterans is dwindling - WCNC

Number of WWII veterans is dwindling - WCNC | World at War | Scoop.it
Number of WWII veterans is dwindling WCNC ROCK HILL, S.C. -- An emotional reunion in Rock Hill shows the dwindling number of surviving World War II veterans.
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World War II enemies become friends 70 years later - The Detroit News

World War II enemies become friends 70 years later - The Detroit News | World at War | Scoop.it
The Detroit News World War II enemies become friends 70 years later The Detroit News Whitbread, 94, was a glider in the U.S. Army during World War II, among the first men to invade Normandy.
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Gas chambers unearthed at demolished Nazi concentration camp - The Guardian

Gas chambers unearthed at demolished Nazi concentration camp - The Guardian | World at War | Scoop.it
The Guardian Gas chambers unearthed at demolished Nazi concentration camp The Guardian Archaeologists working at the site of the Nazi concentration camp at Sobibor, in eastern Poland, say they have uncovered previously hidden gas chambers in which...
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Vet recalls 'men we left behind' - Las Vegas Review-Journal

Vet recalls 'men we left behind' - Las Vegas Review-Journal | World at War | Scoop.it
Vet recalls 'men we left behind' Las Vegas Review-Journal After about 10 days, the American prisoners were transferred to the infamous Stalag VII-A camp at Moosburg, Germany.
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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

Greenville WWII vet reunited with old war buddy - WFAA | World at War | Scoop.it
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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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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Exhibition explores ideology of Hitler's Berlin plans - Today's Zaman

Exhibition explores ideology of Hitler's Berlin plans - Today's Zaman | World at War | Scoop.it
Today's Zaman Exhibition explores ideology of Hitler's Berlin plans Today's Zaman A museum inside Gesundbrunnen tube station in northern Berlin explores the and the consequences of Hitler's unrealized “Germania,” to the rumbling of underground...
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A World War II veteran's story: 'I had witnessed man at his best and at his worst' - Deseret News

A World War II veteran's story: 'I had witnessed man at his best and at his worst' - Deseret News | World at War | Scoop.it
Deseret News A World War II veteran's story: 'I had witnessed man at his best and at his worst' Deseret News Delahunty and 65 other World War II veterans were on the Utah Honor flight this past week to Washington, D.C., returning Saturday to Utah...
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Final leap to honour Arnhem's fallen - Telegraph

Final leap to honour Arnhem's fallen - Telegraph | World at War | Scoop.it
Hundreds of Allied troops jump from planes near Arnhem to commemorate the 70th anniversary of Operation Market Garden (Final leap to honour Arnhem's fallen: Hundreds of Allied troops jump from planes near Arnhe...
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Buried Nazi gas chambers discovered by archaeologists in Poland

Buried Nazi gas chambers discovered by archaeologists in Poland | World at War | Scoop.it
Archeologists have unearthed hidden Nazi gas chambers at the site of the Sobibor Nazi concentration camp in eastern Poland. An estimated 250,000 people were killed at the camp.
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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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