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Veteran with no family has hundreds show up for funeral in Tennessee

Veteran with no family has hundreds show up for funeral in Tennessee | World at War | Scoop.it
A Marine Corps veteran who was listed as "unclaimed" after he died had hundreds show up at his funeral last week in Tennessee last week to make sure he wasn't forgotten.
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21 Incredible Photos That Show the Brutal Reality of ‘the Battle of Stalingrad’

The Battle Stalingrad is widely regarded as one of the most important of World War II. Battling for control of the Russian city of Stalingrad, the conflict was one of the bloodiest in history, with…
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Navy veterans with Agent Orange stories push VA for benefits | Health | postandcourier.com

Navy veterans with Agent Orange stories push VA for benefits | Health | postandcourier.com | World at War | Scoop.it
Tens of thousands of veterans' benefits are on the line as legislators and lawyers weigh whether they should compensate certain Navy veterans for possible exposure to Agent Orange.
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Haverhill seeks family of Vietnam war veterans  | Haverhill | eagletribune.com

Haverhill seeks family of Vietnam war veterans  | Haverhill | eagletribune.com | World at War | Scoop.it
HAVERHILL — The city lost 13 brave men in the Vietnam War and now the people in charge of moving a memorial in their honor from a tiny plot of
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Film unearthed from WWII trench reveals faces of Soviet fighters who battled against Nazis (VIDEO) — RT World News

Film unearthed from WWII trench reveals faces of Soviet fighters who battled against Nazis (VIDEO) — RT World News | World at War | Scoop.it
A photo from a Leica camera, which spent 77 years buried in a WWII trench near Russia’s southern city of Rostov-on-Don, has been restored by researchers, revealing a stunning image of volunteers fighting Nazis.
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USS Indianapolis sinking: A WWII sailor's tale of survival

USS Indianapolis sinking: A WWII sailor's tale of survival | World at War | Scoop.it
Richard Thelen, one of the few men who survived the sinking of the USS Indianapolis during WWII, will tell his story in Edgar and Wausau.
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MIA Vietnam Army pilot from Salem to be buried at Arlington

MIA Vietnam Army pilot from Salem to be buried at Arlington | World at War | Scoop.it
Lt. Col. Robert G. Nopp, MIA in 1966 when his aircraft failed to return from a classified mission, will be buried at Arlington National Cemetery.
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WW2: Soldiers Built 3 Tanks in a Night to Face the Entire Nazi 'Bulge'

WW2: Soldiers Built 3 Tanks in a Night to Face the Entire Nazi 'Bulge' | World at War | Scoop.it
World War II: These Soldiers Built 3 Tanks in a Night to Face the Entire Nazi 'Bulge'
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Californian filmmaker helps East of England veterans share their war stories | Anglia

Californian filmmaker helps East of England veterans share their war stories | Anglia | World at War | Scoop.it
East of England's World War Two veterans are sharing battlefield stories for the benefit of future generations.

20-year-old Rishi Sharma has travelled from California to the UK in the hope of interviewing two ex-soldiers a day.
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Guernsey's bunker hunters: Restoring WW2 history

Guernsey's bunker hunters: Restoring WW2 history | World at War | Scoop.it
A German bunker that's been buried for decades is dug up by a team in Guernsey.
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Christos ‘Curly’ Mugianis (Christ Manners) –

Christos ‘Curly’ Mugianis (Christ Manners) – | World at War | Scoop.it
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WWII Pictures on Twitter: "American paratroopers of the 101st Airborne Division in Carentan, four of them use a captured German Kübelwagen, June 1944. #WW2… https://t.co/JA3IyCz8hb"

American paratroopers of the 101st Airborne Division in Carentan, four of them use a captured German Kübelwagen, June 1944. #WW2pic.twitter.com/XY9vFZSHij
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WW2 Market Garden on Twitter: "With the bridge at Son destroyed on September 17, 14th Field Squadron, engineers of the Guards Armoured Division, had to place a Bailey bridge. While the engineers wo...

With the bridge at Son destroyed on September 17, 14th Field Squadron, engineers of the Guards Armoured Division, had to place a Bailey bridge. While the engineers work men from 3rd battalion Irish Guards and men from A-506 PIR get their photo taken close to the bridge location.pic.twitter.com/uBrbPBoO2U
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Donald (Don) Mounts on LinkedIn

Donald (Don) Mounts on LinkedIn | World at War | Scoop.it
November 13, 2018: Donald (Don) Mounts posted a video on LinkedIn
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Group returning recovered military medals in central Pa. | News

Group returning recovered military medals in central Pa. | News | World at War | Scoop.it
FILE PHOTO: A Purple Heart medal is displayed Sunday, July 23, 2017. (AP Photo/Julie Walker) (Selinsgrove) -- A Vermont-based organization that returns recovered Purple Hearts and other military medals to veterans or their families is making several stops in Pennsylvania -- including two in the midstate -- over the next four days. Purple Hearts Reunited Director Jessica Jaggars says six Purple Hearts, a Silver Star and a Bronze Star are being returned to Pennsylvania families or places of honor in the Keystone State starting today and running through Sunday. The medals were awarded to four Pennsylvania soldiers who served in World War II, two who served during WW I and one who fought in the Korean War. The cross-state tour begins with stops in Selinsgrove and Pottsville, followed by stops tomorrow in Wilkes-Barre and Philadelphia, Saturday in Somerset and Titusville, and Sunday in Erie. Purple Hearts Reunited, founde
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Approaching the Vietnam War from another angle | News

Approaching the Vietnam War from another angle | News | World at War | Scoop.it
An environmental historian’s book highlights the roles landscapes play in military conflicts
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World War II veterans send letters, care packages to active Marines

World War II veterans send letters, care packages to active Marines | World at War | Scoop.it
Sending letters of support and gratitude for those who serve
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British man finds WWII dog tags belonging to Blair County man

British man finds WWII dog tags belonging to Blair County man | World at War | Scoop.it
Buried treasure found in the United Kingdom will soon make its way to the United States. It's a story about the power of the internet, connecting a family with roots in Blair County to a man more than 4,000 miles away. Malcolm Andrews has been metal detecting in England for more than four decades. "There's one tray. It's all military buttons, bits and pieces. I've got trays and trays of Roman coins," Andrews said.
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WWII veteran reunited with dog tags 74 years later - Story | FOX 13 Tampa Bay

WWII veteran reunited with dog tags 74 years later - Story | FOX 13 Tampa Bay | World at War | Scoop.it
An Army veteran, who fought in the Battle of the Bulge in World War II, was reunited with an original piece of his identification -- 74 years later. 
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Remains of British Korean War dead may never be found

Remains of British Korean War dead may never be found | World at War | Scoop.it
The bodies of dozens of British soldiers killed during the Korean war will never be recovered, the Government has admitted.
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These World War II Propaganda Posters Rallied the Home Front

These World War II Propaganda Posters Rallied the Home Front | World at War | Scoop.it
As the U.S. sent troops to the front lines, artists were recruited to encourage those at home to do their part.
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US general considered moving nuclear weapons to Vietnam during war: NYT | Pakistan Today

US general considered moving nuclear weapons to Vietnam during war: NYT | Pakistan Today | World at War | Scoop.it
NEW YORK: The commander of US forces in Vietnam had devised a secret plan to use nuclear warheads against North Vietnam in 1968 during the Vietnam War before President Lyndon Johnson halted...
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Found: Nephew of WWII soldier buried in the Netherlands

Found: Nephew of WWII soldier buried in the Netherlands | World at War | Scoop.it
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WWII Pictures on Twitter: "This day in 1944, beginning of Allied Operation Market Garden, one of the largest airborne operations in history. #WW2… https://t.co/56PTvLaZFQ"

This day in 1944, beginning of Allied Operation Market Garden, one of the largest airborne operations in history. #WW2pic.twitter.com/7pT2zXQRmS
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The French Historian Who 'Grave-Robbed' The Dog Tags of WWII US Airmen

The French Historian Who 'Grave-Robbed' The Dog Tags of WWII US Airmen | World at War | Scoop.it
Antonin DeHays stole at least 291 dog tags, most belonging to U.S. airmen who were shot down in enemy territory during World War II, and 134 files including personal documents.
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