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'Generation War' follows 5 friends through World War II - Detroit Free Press

'Generation War' follows 5 friends through World War II - Detroit Free Press | World at War | Scoop.it
'Generation War' follows 5 friends through World War II Detroit Free Press The lingering question of what ordinary German citizens did during World War II is answered in the melodramatic “Generation War,” which was produced as a three-part series...
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World War II  1939 - 1945  Korea 1950-1954  Vietnam 1964 - 1974
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Battle Box bunker officially opens after 2-year revamp

Battle Box bunker officially opens after 2-year revamp | World at War | Scoop.it
The World War II underground bunker at Fort Canning Park officially reopened on Tuesday (Jun 28) after an S$800,000 revamp that took more than two years. 
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The 10 greatest controversies of Winston Churchill's career - BBC News

The 10 greatest controversies of Winston Churchill's career - BBC News | World at War | Scoop.it
The UK is marking the 50th anniversary of of Winston Churchill's death. Many regard him as the greatest Briton, but for some he remains intensely controversial.
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8 World War II Survival Lessons We Must Never Forget | Off The Grid News

8 World War II Survival Lessons We Must Never Forget | Off The Grid News | World at War | Scoop.it
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These 4 Marines killed so many Germans, the Nazis thought they were an allied battalion

These 4 Marines killed so many Germans, the Nazis thought they were an allied battalion | World at War | Scoop.it
The Marines were on a mission for the OSS, supporting French resistance members in the Alps.
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Winged Boot: Escape and Evasion in World War II > National Museum of the US Air Force™ > Display

Winged Boot: Escape and Evasion in World War II > National Museum of the US Air Force™ > Display | World at War | Scoop.it
Air operations during World War II were often conducted far behind enemy lines, and thousands of U.S. Army Air Forces airmen evaded capture after they were brought down. Some of those who were captured escaped from prison camps and made their way back to,
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Take A Look inside a U-boat! 42 Stunning Images That Show Every Detail!

Take A Look inside a U-boat! 42 Stunning Images That Show Every Detail! | World at War | Scoop.it
German submarine U-995 was a German Type VIIC/41 U-boat of the Kriegsmarine. She was laid down on 25th November 1942 by Blohm & Voss in…
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The Toxic Effects of Agent Orange Persist 51 Years After the Vietnam War

The Toxic Effects of Agent Orange Persist 51 Years After the Vietnam War | World at War | Scoop.it
Second and third generations of children, born to parents exposed during the war and in areas of heavy spraying hot spots, suffer unspeakable deformities that medical authorities attribute to the dioxin in Agent Orange.
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Myths about Stalin: Why do they lie about Great Patriotic War?

Myths about Stalin: Why do they lie about Great Patriotic War? | World at War | Scoop.it
the Cold War that the US unleashed against the Soviet Union continues today against Russia. It has never stopped actually
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Bomber Command memorial takes shape

Bomber Command memorial takes shape | World at War | Scoop.it
A tribute to the more than 55,000 men of Bomber Command, who lost their lives serving their country, is being built at Green Park.
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Hunters Discover German Saboteur Caches From WWII

Hunters Discover German Saboteur Caches From WWII | World at War | Scoop.it
A group of treasure hunters stumbled upon five large tubes which reportedly contained weaponry an
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Former Auschwitz guard jailed for just five years

Former Auschwitz guard jailed for just five years | World at War | Scoop.it
A former Nazi guard has been jailed for five years for his role in the killings at Auschwitz - more than 70 years after the end of World War Two. Reinhold Hanning, 94, pleaded not guilty.
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Hansen: Spurred by Omahan's research, Marine Corps changes history behind iconic Iwo Jima photo

Hansen: Spurred by Omahan's research, Marine Corps changes history behind iconic Iwo Jima photo | World at War | Scoop.it
Through a sequence of events that seems like the plot of a movie, Eric Krelle’s amateur sleuthing made it all the way to the highest reaches of the military. It led down a meandering path toward a conclusion that the Omahan still can’t quite believe.
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Fallen soldier from Glendale honored with gravestone 50 years after his death in Vietnam

Fallen soldier from Glendale honored with gravestone 50 years after his death in Vietnam | World at War | Scoop.it
For decades after his death in the Vietnam War, Allan Altieri's resting place lay bare with no grave marker.
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Army chiefs 'bungled intelligence from German prisoners that could have stopped Somme disaster' 

Army chiefs 'bungled intelligence from German prisoners that could have stopped Somme disaster'  | World at War | Scoop.it
British commanders planning for the disastrous Somme offensive misinterpreted detailed intelligence reports that may have prevented the bloodiest day in the Army’s history, a new book on the First World War battle claims.
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72 years later in Yarmouth: Second World War vets relive U-boat attack

72 years later in Yarmouth: Second World War vets relive U-boat attack | World at War | Scoop.it
YARMOUTH, N.S. – Former navigator Dave Waterbury, 95, and copilot Jim McRae, 98, from 162 Squadron spent time together in Yarmouth on the 72nd anniversary of their survival.
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Article by Foreign Minister Steinmeier on the 75th anniversary of the launch of Germany

Article by Foreign Minister Steinmeier on the 75th anniversary of the launch of Germany | World at War | Scoop.it
Article by Foreign Minister Steinmeier on the 75th anniversary of the launch of Germany
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Operation 'Barbarossa' And Germany's Failure In The Soviet Union

Operation 'Barbarossa' And Germany's Failure In The Soviet Union | World at War | Scoop.it
Barbarossa was the name given to the German invasion of the Soviet Union in WW2. We explore what happened and why it failed.
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Vietnam War Helicopter Pilot to Receive Medal of Honor

Vietnam War Helicopter Pilot to Receive Medal of Honor | World at War | Scoop.it
President Barack Obama will award the Medal of Honor to retired Army Lt. Col. Charles Kettles, a daring UH-1D Huey helicopter pilot who displayed extraordinary heroism that saved lives during the Vietnam War.,
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German President Gauck remembers Soviet sacrifice on 75th anniversary of Nazi invasion | News | DW.COM | 22.06.2016

German President Gauck remembers Soviet sacrifice on 75th anniversary of Nazi invasion | News | DW.COM | 22.06.2016 | World at War | Scoop.it
Seventy-five years after Nazi Germany began its invasion of the Soviet Union, German President Gauck has paid tribute to Soviet war victims. Millions of Soviets lost their lives in WWII.
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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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