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WWII veteran recalls the Army Air Corps days - Beloit Daily News

WWII veteran recalls the Army Air Corps days - Beloit Daily News | World at War | Scoop.it
WWII veteran recalls the Army Air Corps days
Beloit Daily News
Bill Rodermel, World War II veteran, gave a presentation recently at St. Paul Lutheran Church on his time serving in the U.S. Army Air Corps, the forerunner to the Air Force.
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Top 10 WWII Sites To Visit in Germany

Top 10 WWII Sites To Visit in Germany | World at War | Scoop.it
When planning to visit Germany, there are countless WWII locations from which to choose. To make planning easier for you, we have made a list…
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Amazing Drone Footage Of Abandoned WWII & Soviet Airbase! (Watch)

Amazing Drone Footage Of Abandoned WWII & Soviet Airbase! (Watch) | World at War | Scoop.it
Take a look at this great drone footage of the Sperenberg Airfield. The military complex, constructed originally for the Prussian Army, was adapted for rocket…
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Photographer Documents An Underwater WWII Plane Graveyard

Photographer Documents An Underwater WWII Plane Graveyard | World at War | Scoop.it
Underwater photographer Brandi Mueller found her subjects near the Marshall Islands in the South Pacific, where WWII planes - from small fighters like F4F
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Why I Hired a Retired Navy Vet for My Startup Instead of a Millennial

Why I Hired a Retired Navy Vet for My Startup Instead of a Millennial | World at War | Scoop.it
It was an unusual hire, but one that has paid big dividends.
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Obama awards Medal of Honor to Vietnam War helicopter commander

Obama awards Medal of Honor to Vietnam War helicopter commander | World at War | Scoop.it
President Barack Obama on Monday awarded the Medal of Honor to retired Army Lt. Col. Charles Kettles, who is credited with saving the lives of 40 soldiers during the Vietnam War.
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During WWII, This Small American Town Was Mysteriously Poisoned By A 'Mad Gasser'

During WWII, This Small American Town Was Mysteriously Poisoned By A 'Mad Gasser' | World at War | Scoop.it
No one ever figured out how this small town was being poisoned.
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Russia, Germany to resume work to establish fate of WWII prisoners of war

Russia, Germany to resume work to establish fate of WWII prisoners of war | World at War | Scoop.it




MOSCOW, July 11. /TASS/. Russia and Germany have decided to resume joint work to establish the fate of WWII Soviet and German prisoners of war, a Russian defense ministry official said on Monday.
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WWII veteran reunited with dog tags lost on Italian beach 70+ years ago

WWII veteran reunited with dog tags lost on Italian beach 70+ years ago | World at War | Scoop.it
A World War II veteran was reunited with a special piece of history he dropped on an Italian beach over 70 years ago.
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Balloon Bombs — How Japan Killed Americans At Home In WWII

Balloon Bombs — How Japan Killed Americans At Home In WWII | World at War | Scoop.it
During WWII, the Japanese sent thousands of floating deathtraps across the ocean with one goal: burn down the Pacific Northwest.
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Harry Styles gets down and dirty for new acting role in Dunkirk

Harry Styles gets down and dirty for new acting role in Dunkirk | World at War | Scoop.it
The 22-year-old's formerly long and glossy curls were slicked back with mud and his globally-recognised good looks were marred by dripping dirt as he was ferried between boats on location in Urk, Holland.
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4 of the Most Nightmarish Episodes from the Nazi Occupation of Europe

4 of the Most Nightmarish Episodes from the Nazi Occupation of Europe | World at War | Scoop.it
These four devastating moments reveal humanity at its lowest point.
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Hitler 'Faked His Own Suicide And Lived In Paraguay Until His Death In 1971'

Hitler 'Faked His Own Suicide And Lived In Paraguay Until His Death In 1971' | World at War | Scoop.it
'There was an agreement with the US that Hitler would run away and that he shouldn’t fall into the hands of the Soviet Union'
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WELCOME HOME: Cedarville resident Pat McCorry spent more than a year as an operating room nurse in an Army hospital in Vietnam

WELCOME HOME: Cedarville resident Pat McCorry spent more than a year as an operating room nurse in an Army  hospital in Vietnam | World at War | Scoop.it
First Lt. Pat McCorry spent more than a year as an operating room nurse at an Army hospital in Vietnam
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Area student, teacher deliver eulogy in France for forgotten Waverly WWII vet

Area student, teacher deliver eulogy in France for forgotten Waverly WWII vet | World at War | Scoop.it
NASHUA — With thousands of white stone crosses behind him, and one directly in front of him, Caleb Lines stood inside the Normandy American Cemetery in northern France last month,
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Russian Northern Fleet divers raise US WWII tank from Barents Sea bottom

Russian Northern Fleet divers raise US WWII tank from Barents Sea bottom | World at War | Scoop.it




MURMANSK, July 19.
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The Quest To Identify Vietnam's Unknown Soldiers Pushes The Limits of DNA Technology

The Quest To Identify Vietnam's Unknown Soldiers Pushes The Limits of DNA Technology | World at War | Scoop.it
Advanced sequencing technologies are the centerpiece of an ambitious project to identify 70,000 fallen soldiers by 2020.
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Berlin neighborhood to be evacuated after WWII bomb found

Berlin neighborhood to be evacuated after WWII bomb found | World at War | Scoop.it
BERLIN (AP) — German police say a Berlin neighborhood will be evacuated after construction workers uncovered an unexploded bomb with its fuse intact tha
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WWII Museum In New Orleans Worth 2-Day Ticket

WWII Museum In New Orleans Worth 2-Day Ticket | World at War | Scoop.it
I recently spent several days in New Orleans and one of the sites I visited was the WWII Museum. It was actually the first museum I have ever been in when a second-day pass would have been a good choice. It can be purchased for an additional $6 -- when you buy a regular ticket. If you have…
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Women - The Backbone of Malta during WWII

Women - The Backbone of Malta during WWII | World at War | Scoop.it
Malta is situated in the Mediterranean Sea, 93km south of Sicily. It is an archipeligo of many little islands – the largest of which is…
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Inside the abandoned WWII mine built to feed the Soviet war machine

Inside the abandoned WWII mine built to feed the  Soviet war machine | World at War | Scoop.it
Russian Mikhail Mishainik risked his life to take these incredible pictures of an abandoned mine in the Ural mountains, which show train tracks, collapsed rocks and deep ground water.
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Spy who sent her Cold War reports back to Moscow via her washing line 

Spy who sent her Cold War reports back to Moscow via her washing line  | World at War | Scoop.it
Usula Kucsynski and Klaus Fuchs - these are the names of two German-born undercover spies who betrayed many of Britain's nuclear secrets to Moscow during the Cold War.
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The women who served in Vietnam - BBC News

The women who served in Vietnam - BBC News | World at War | Scoop.it
Vietnam veteran Claire Brisebois Starnes, author of Women Vietnam Veterans: Our Untold Stories, on her time as a photographer during the conflict.
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Deadly WW 2 foes shake hands as pals 70 years after facing each other in battle

Deadly WW 2 foes shake hands as pals 70 years after facing each other in battle | World at War | Scoop.it

Rifleman Victor Gregg and Leutnant Gunter Halm endured the trauma of seeing comrades killed as they fought at the Battle of El Alamein
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Russia is not pleased with Warsaw's WWII claims:

Russia is not pleased with Warsaw's WWII claims: | World at War | Scoop.it
Poland’s Defense Minister said Russia shared the blame for Volyn massacre.
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World War II Bomb Shelter in Croatia Now Open to the Public

World War II Bomb Shelter in Croatia Now Open to the Public | World at War | Scoop.it
A tunnel in Zagreb, Croatia that was once use as a World War II bomb shelter, just opened to the public and tourists can visit for free. Read on.
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