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Japanese World War II criminals' confessions released - CCTV

Japanese World War II criminals' confessions released - CCTV | World at War | Scoop.it
CCTV Japanese World War II criminals' confessions released CCTV After the end of World War Two, when Japanese war criminals were apprehended and interrogated, they wrote confessions.
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Four generations gather to raise flags to honor WWII vet - The Spokesman Review

Four generations gather to raise flags to honor WWII vet - The Spokesman Review | World at War | Scoop.it
Four generations gather to raise flags to honor WWII vet The Spokesman Review Bill Weed puts his arm around his father, 95-year-old Jerry Weed, after Bill and his family erected U.S. and 82nd Airborne Division flags in his honor Friday.
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Last of original group of Navajo Code Talkers dies | Wichita Eagle

Last of original group of Navajo Code Talkers dies | Wichita Eagle | World at War | Scoop.it
The language he once was punished for speaking in school became Chester Nez's primary weapon in World War II.
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92-Year-Old New Zeelan' Veterun Shares Anoth'r Side Ta Worl War Acoupla N' A Fascinatyun' Reddit AMA - Kentucky Record

92-Year-Old New Zeelan' Veterun Shares Anoth'r Side Ta Worl War Acoupla N' A Fascinatyun' Reddit AMA - Kentucky Record | World at War | Scoop.it
92-Year-Old New Zealand Veteran Shares Another Side To... http://t.co/Z7cYPRkOaN #NewZealand #OperationDownfall #UnlikeAmerica #WorldWarTwo
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West Hartford Woman Learns about Brother's World War II Remains from Stranger - NBC Connecticut

West Hartford Woman Learns about Brother's World War II Remains from Stranger - NBC Connecticut | World at War | Scoop.it
NBC Connecticut West Hartford Woman Learns about Brother's World War II Remains from Stranger NBC Connecticut For most of her life, Estelle Sherry has known only that her 22-year-old brother died in Italy during World War II.
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Return to Normandy

Return to Normandy | World at War | Scoop.it
Stories, photos and videos marking the 70th anniversary of the Allied D-Day invasion of Normandy. Information on events, prices, times and where to go from Omaha Beach to Juno.
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Nazi Germany Surrendered 69 Years Ago Today — Here Is General ... - Business Insider

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Nazi Germany Surrendered 69 Years Ago Today — Here Is General ...
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At the time of the surrender on May 7, 1945, Nazi forces had all but disintegrated.
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Westport WWII veteran honored for military service - SouthCoastToday.com

Westport WWII veteran honored for military service - SouthCoastToday.com | World at War | Scoop.it
Westport WWII veteran honored for military service
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Editor's Note: This is one in an occasional series of stories about the men and women who fought during World War II.
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Air force memorial to famous Memphis Belle bomber crew fenced off 'to avoid offending Libyans'

Air force memorial to famous Memphis Belle bomber crew fenced off 'to avoid offending Libyans' | World at War | Scoop.it
The 'Memphis Belle' monument (left) was erected at RAF Bassingbourn, Cambridgeshire, to honour the USFA's Eighth Air Force - who were based there during the Second World War.
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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
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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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SLIDESHOW: Mighty Eighth installs ball-turret on its B-17 - Savannah Morning News

SLIDESHOW: Mighty Eighth installs ball-turret on its B-17
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(Corey Dickstein/Savannah Morning News) Bud Porter, a World War II veteran who served as a ball-turret gunner on a U.S.
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Air America: US Bombers and Their Crews in World War II England - TIME

Air America: US Bombers and Their Crews in World War II England - TIME | World at War | Scoop.it
Air America: US Bombers and Their Crews in World War II England TIME During World War II, the now-legendary VIII Bomber Command (often referred to as the Eighth Air Force) served as the principal American force assembled to attack Germany from the...
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'Censored on Final Approach': Female pilot talks about WWII service - Green Bay Press Gazette

'Censored on Final Approach': Female pilot talks about WWII service - Green Bay Press Gazette | World at War | Scoop.it
'Censored on Final Approach': Female pilot talks about WWII service Green Bay Press Gazette Female pilot talks about WWII service: Betty Strohfus of Faribault, Minn., discusses her World War II experiences in the Women Airforce Service Pilots in...
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Pilgrimage to Hill 112 brings back memories of vital WW2 battle - Western Daily Press

Pilgrimage to Hill 112 brings back memories of vital WW2 battle - Western Daily Press | World at War | Scoop.it
Western Daily Press Pilgrimage to Hill 112 brings back memories of vital WW2 battle Western Daily Press Pilgrimage to Hill 112 brings back memories of vital WW2 battle. By Western Daily Press | Posted: July 05, 2014.
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Palm Desert WWII veteran shuttled wounded troops - The Desert Sun

Palm Desert WWII veteran shuttled wounded troops - The Desert Sun | World at War | Scoop.it
Palm Desert WWII veteran shuttled wounded troops The Desert Sun U.S.
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Unopened WWII-era letter's rescuer: 'I just couldn't send it down the normal ... - MLive.com

Unopened WWII-era letter's rescuer: 'I just couldn't send it down the normal ... - MLive.com | World at War | Scoop.it
Daily Mail Unopened WWII-era letter's rescuer: 'I just couldn't send it down the normal ...
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Decorated WWII Pilot Laid To Rest In Bourne - CBS Local

Decorated WWII Pilot Laid To Rest In Bourne - CBS Local | World at War | Scoop.it
Decorated WWII Pilot Laid To Rest In Bourne CBS Local BOURNE (CBS) – In World War II, Lt. Col. James Goodson was America's flying ace in the European Theater. He had 30 kills in air-to-air combat and became one of the war's most decorated pilots.
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Soldier's story is important account of World War II - The Tand D.com

Soldier's story is important account of World War II - The Tand D.com | World at War | Scoop.it
Soldier's story is important account of World War II The Tand D.com So often these days the death of a World War II veteran makes news.
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Tweet from @SomeOldPhotos

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May 08, 1945 — Two million people gathered in Times Square to celebrate the end of World War II. http://t.co/9o7Nllqj5E
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'Generation War,' a German TV mini-series on WWII, now on DVD and Blu-ray ... - The Plain Dealer

'Generation War,' a German TV mini-series on WWII, now on DVD and Blu-ray ... - The Plain Dealer | World at War | Scoop.it
'Generation War,' a German TV mini-series on WWII, now on DVD and Blu-ray ...
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As the war nears in 1941, five young German friends agree to reunite in six months for Christmas in Berlin.
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Like it or not, Nuremberg's Nazi past is a tourist attraction - Deutsche Welle

Like it or not, Nuremberg's Nazi past is a tourist attraction - Deutsche Welle | World at War | Scoop.it
Like it or not, Nuremberg's Nazi past is a tourist attraction Deutsche Welle I've come to Nuremberg to look at something that should never have been and now needs rescuing: the grandstand at the Zeppelinfeld, the massive open-air space where the...
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Montana veteran dies after returning from honor flight

Montana veteran dies after returning from honor flight | World at War | Scoop.it
BILLINGS — For a weary, emotional and grateful Donald Buska, it was mission accomplished.
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2014 Spring Series: Norfolk in World War II – Library Blog

2014 Spring Series: Norfolk in World War II – Library Blog | World at War | Scoop.it
Are you a World War II aficionado or keen to learn more about local history? Or both? Come learn about Norwich in the Blitz with an evening talk by Steve Snelling, local author of Norwich-A Shattered City: The Story of Hitler's ...
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World War II Aviator Shares His Story - DoD Live

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World War II Aviator Shares His Story
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Fascinated by the aerial shows of his youth, World War II veteran Leo Makelky turned his love of airplanes into a long, successful career as a B-17 ball-turret gunner flying 35 missions during the war.
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Mysterious love letter from soldier opened nearly 70 years later - Fox News

Mysterious love letter from soldier opened nearly 70 years later - Fox News | World at War | Scoop.it
Mysterious love letter from soldier opened nearly 70 years later
Fox News
At first, Sheila Polk, who found the sealed note in a World War II history book, didn't want to open the envelope, which was addressed from one service member to another.
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