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World War II POW's story moves reader - Napa Valley Register

World War II POW's story moves reader - Napa Valley Register | World at War | Scoop.it
World War II POW's story moves reader Napa Valley Register Irv Baum (retired) speak recently in Napa about his World War II experiences as a prisoner of war in Stalag Luft III and Stalag IX.
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Oklahoma Legislature honors World War II nurse who was trapped behind ... - NewsOK.com

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Oklahoma Legislature honors World War II nurse who was trapped behind ...
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MIPTV 2013: German Series Sparks National Debate About War History - Hollywood Reporter

MIPTV 2013: German Series Sparks National Debate About War History - Hollywood Reporter | World at War | Scoop.it
MIPTV 2013: German Series Sparks National Debate About War History Hollywood Reporter Most of the series is set among the German Wehrmacht - the regular German armed forces, not the Nazi-controlled Waffen SS - and occurs on the Eastern Front, the...
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World War II London Blitz Diaries 1939-1945: Episode-6-7----WWII ...

World War II London Blitz Diaries 1939-1945: Episode-6-7----WWII ... | World at War | Scoop.it
World War II London Blitz Diaries 1939-1945. History is never quite as real as when it is told by those who lived it. Ruby Thompson, living during the World War ll London Blitz bombing blasts history out of the realm of dry, dusty names and ...
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Vandals steal WW2 submarine relics - Independent Online

Vandals steal WW2 submarine relics - Independent Online | World at War | Scoop.it
Independent Online Vandals steal WW2 submarine relics Independent Online File photot: Kazuko Matsuo, the niece of Commander Matsuo, and Masatoshi Tsuzuku, a nephew of a Japanese Petty Officer who died on the Japanese Midget Submarine M24, look at a...
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Last known female prisoner of WWII dies at 98 - Chambersburg Public Opinion

Last known female prisoner of WWII dies at 98 Chambersburg Public Opinion Mildred Dalton Manning, an Army nurse who was held captive for almost three years in the Philippines and who was the last known female military prisoner of war from World War...
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The secrets of the Second World War Comet Line are revealed - Telegraph.co.uk

The secrets of the Second World War Comet Line are revealed - Telegraph.co.uk | World at War | Scoop.it
Telegraph.co.uk The secrets of the Second World War Comet Line are revealed Telegraph.co.uk The symbols were Sgt Frost's introduction to the Belgian Resistance and its escape route, the Comet Line, which saved more than 800 airmen and soldiers from...
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Saint Dismas, The Good Thief - Father Emil J. Kapaun, US Army, WWII and ... - Hawaii Reporter

Saint Dismas, The Good Thief - Father Emil J. Kapaun, US Army, WWII and ... - Hawaii Reporter | World at War | Scoop.it
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Saint Dismas, The Good Thief - Father Emil J. Kapaun, US Army, WWII and ...
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BY DUANE A. VACHON, PH.D. Since writing this article in March 2012 much has happened in regards to Father Kapaun.
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Ewald-Heinrich von Kleist, conspirator in plot to kill Hitler, dies - Washington Post

Ewald-Heinrich von Kleist, conspirator in plot to kill Hitler, dies - Washington Post | World at War | Scoop.it
Ewald-Heinrich von Kleist, conspirator in plot to kill Hitler, dies Washington Post Ewald-Heinrich von Kleist, the last known surviving conspirator of Operation Valkyrie, the 1944 assassination plot that failed to kill Adolf Hitler but became a...
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Urban Archeologist: WWII Letters From Home - Patch.com

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Urban Archeologist: WWII Letters From Home
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Then it was our turn, and though the pile was small, I uncovered three World War II-era letters.
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Army nurse recalls captivity in World War II - ArmyTimes.com

Army nurse recalls captivity in World War II - ArmyTimes.com | World at War | Scoop.it
Army nurse recalls captivity in World War II ArmyTimes.com Her tale of survival during World War II as one of 3,000 allied civilians held at the Santo Tomas Internment Camp became a lesson for her children: Jack Thompson Jr., 62; Margie Camp, 60;...
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World War II explosives found under future runway | Metro

WARSAW, Poland – An airport spokesman says that dozens of World War II German artillery shells have been found at the site where a new runway is to be built in southern Poland. Katowice airport spokesman Cezary ...
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Arlington burial set for Swiss-born NY WWII hero - Wall Street Journal

Arlington burial set for Swiss-born NY WWII hero - Wall Street Journal | World at War | Scoop.it
Arlington burial set for Swiss-born NY WWII hero
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Dwight D. Eisenhower himself pinning the Distinguished Service Cross on the Switzerland-born spy at the end of World War II.
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Mighty Eighth museum changes name to reflect national mission - Savannah Morning News

Mighty Eighth museum changes name to reflect national mission Savannah Morning News “This is an announcement that I believe signifies really a new era in our museum,” Skipper told a group of museum supporters gathered in front of the iconic B-17...
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Belated graveside memorial set for World War II veteran: A Place in the Sun - Plain Dealer (blog)

Belated graveside memorial set for World War II veteran: A Place in the Sun - Plain Dealer (blog) | World at War | Scoop.it
Plain Dealer (blog) Belated graveside memorial set for World War II veteran: A Place in the Sun Plain Dealer (blog) American Legion Post 211's honor guard will perform a belated graveside memorial service at 11 a.m.
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2013 Bataan Memorial Death March honors WWII veterans - DVIDS

2013 Bataan Memorial Death March honors WWII veterans - DVIDS | World at War | Scoop.it
2013 Bataan Memorial Death March honors WWII veterans DVIDS The memorial march honors the lives of World War II soldiers who endured the Bataan Death March, April 9, 1942.
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WW2 Vet Shares His Experiences in Overlooked India-Burma Theatre - PR Web (press release)

WW2 Vet Shares His Experiences in Overlooked India-Burma Theatre - PR Web (press release) | World at War | Scoop.it
PR Web (press release) WW2 Vet Shares His Experiences in Overlooked India-Burma Theatre PR Web (press release) In Lost Youth: A World War II Memoir, U.S. Army veteran Michael J.
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Histomil.com • View topic - Soldiers Photos - Eating, Drinking, Sleeping, Girls

Histomil.com • View topic - Soldiers Photos - Eating, Drinking, Sleeping, Girls | World at War | Scoop.it
Global historica and militaria collectors forum 20th century military history ww1 to coldwar (WWII Photos and Ephemera • Soldiers Photos - Eating, Drinking, Sleeping, Girls: Off-duty Wehrmacht soldier spe...
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Reuniting Filipino WWII Veterans With Families | Maui Now

Reuniting Filipino WWII Veterans With Families | Maui Now | World at War | Scoop.it
Lawmakers say many of the veterans that would benefit from such legislation are in their 80s and 90s, and are still waiting to reunite with their children.
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Seven decades after disappearance, WWII airman to be buried - Walla Walla Union-Bulletin

Seven decades after disappearance, WWII airman to be buried - Walla Walla Union-Bulletin | World at War | Scoop.it
Seven decades after disappearance, WWII airman to be buried
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PENDLETON — Almost 70 years after a World War II airman crashed in a Papua New Guinea jungle, his family will bury him in a Pendleton cemetery.
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Mercy: West Virginian's tale - Charleston Gazette

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Mercy: West Virginian's tale
Charleston Gazette
West Virginia farm boy Charles Brown, age 21, was making his first raid over Germany as pilot of a B-17 bomber, five days before Christmas 1943.
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7 decades later, WWII airman to be buried - Albany Democrat Herald

7 decades later, WWII airman to be buried - Albany Democrat Herald | World at War | Scoop.it
7 decades later, WWII airman to be buried
Albany Democrat Herald
Almost 70 years after a World War II airman from crashed in the jungle, his family will bury him in a Pendleton cemetery.
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Albert, the Brother of Nazi Hermann Göring saved the lives of ...

Albert, the Brother of Nazi Hermann Göring saved the lives of ... | World at War | Scoop.it
He was the younger brother of leading Nazi Hermann Göring, the second-in-command after Adolf Hitler. Hermann Göring commanded the air war against England and prepared Germany's industry and economy for a war that ...
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WAC becomes editor and poster girl for Army during WW II | War Tales

WAC becomes editor and poster girl for Army during WW II | War Tales | World at War | Scoop.it
She attended a bit of law school after graduation, but ran into Fred, her husband of nearly 60 years, who had served as an engineer and gunner on a B-17 bomber in the 8th Air Force in Europe. He was studying to become an ...
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World War II siblings reunited after 75 years apart - BBC News

World War II siblings reunited after 75 years apart - BBC News | World at War | Scoop.it
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World War II siblings reunited after 75 years apart
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A brother and sister who were parted just before World War II have been reunited in Southampton after 75 years.
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