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How You Can Help Honor A WWII Hero - Patch.com

How You Can Help Honor A WWII Hero - Patch.com | World at War | Scoop.it
How You Can Help Honor A WWII Hero Patch.com Since 2008 the program has treated more than 4,000 veterans to an honorary day-trip to Washington, D.C., but there's still more than 20,000 local WWII vets who still haven't had the chance to experience...
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World War II  1939 - 1945  Korea 1950-1954  Vietnam 1964 - 1974
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OVERCOMING THE DREADED 1973 FIRE AT THE NPRC IN... - Global Military Research, LLC

OVERCOMING THE DREADED 1973 FIRE AT THE NPRC IN... - Global Military Research, LLC | World at War | Scoop.it
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Reflecting on the Presidential Order that Sent Japanese Americans to Incarceration Camps

Reflecting on the Presidential Order that Sent Japanese Americans to Incarceration Camps | World at War | Scoop.it
This Sunday marks the 75th anniversary of the signing of Executive Order 9066 by Franklin Delano Roosevelt. The order forcibly removed approximately 120,000
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Heroic story of one of Britain’s last surviving Nazi POW escapees told for the first time

Heroic story of one of Britain’s last surviving Nazi POW escapees told for the first time | World at War | Scoop.it
ONE of Britain’s last surviving Nazi prisoner of war escapees has told of his incredible bid for freedom for the first time.
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The International Examiner – Letter to the Editor: We can’t ignore the atrocities of the incarceration of Japanese Americans during WWII

The International Examiner – Letter to the Editor: We can’t ignore the atrocities of the incarceration of Japanese Americans during WWII | World at War | Scoop.it
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Tito C. Labra's Obituary on Wichita Eagle

Tito C. Labra's Obituary on Wichita Eagle | World at War | Scoop.it
Labra, Tito C. 77, was called home to the Lord on February 10, 2017. Tito was born in Mexico City, Mexico on February 6, 1940, and after spending his childhood years in Mexico and south Texas,
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Faces of Nazi guards who killed a million Jews go online

Faces of Nazi guards who killed a million Jews go online | World at War | Scoop.it
The names of almost 10,000 Nazi SS guards who helped in the extermination of more than a million Jews at Auschwitz have been posted online for the first time.
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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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Exhibition marks World War Two bombing of Sheffield - BBC News

Exhibition marks World War Two bombing of Sheffield - BBC News | World at War | Scoop.it
More than 2,000 people killed and wounded in German air raids on the city in December 1940
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Bratislava: A Walk Along the WWII Frontier - The Biveros Effect

Bratislava: A Walk Along the WWII Frontier - The Biveros Effect | World at War | Scoop.it
Are you interested in the history of the Cold War and the WWII frontier? Read more about all the bunkers on the border between Slovakia and Austria.
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The Vietnam War Made Career Military Women 'Happier,' Says Study

The Vietnam War Made Career Military Women 'Happier,' Says Study | World at War | Scoop.it
Instead of marrying and having children according to widespread expectations in the United States, female U.S. troops in the Vietnam War did something different, significant and with post-war value, a research paper says.
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Don’t Forget the Epic Story of World War II

Don’t Forget the Epic Story of World War II | World at War | Scoop.it
A new film celebrates individual heroism, but a larger narrative of national struggle is being lost.
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Horrific Japanese Crimes in WWII That History Forgot

Horrific Japanese Crimes in WWII That History Forgot | World at War | Scoop.it
The atrocities committed by the Japanese military during World War Two are so brutal that it is almost impossible to comprehend them. In some ways, it may be bette
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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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