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A Congressional Medal of Honor recipient, American hero, and Baylor legend « Baylor Proud

A Congressional Medal of Honor recipient, American hero, and Baylor legend « Baylor Proud | World at War | Scoop.it
RT @BaylorProud: 70 years ago today, near the end of WWII, a #Baylor Bear was awarded Congressional Medal of Honor: http://t.co/fpM9j5fmPA
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Loving Neighbors, Honored Veterans; Elmhurst is Full of Beautiful People

Loving Neighbors, Honored Veterans; Elmhurst is Full of Beautiful People | World at War | Scoop.it
The Kochs of Elmhurst are more like family than neighbors to 94-year-old Marvin Mischnik. They fully participated in Marvin's Honor Flight celebration Wednesday night.
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Schock honors World War II POWs in Quincy - ConnectTriStates.com powered by KHQA

Schock honors World War II POWs in Quincy - ConnectTriStates.com powered by KHQA | World at War | Scoop.it
Schock honors World War II POWs in Quincy ConnectTriStates.com powered by KHQA As part of his latest district tour, Schock will be at the Illinois Veterans Home at 10 a.m.
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National World War II Museum stages wargaming convention in New Orleans - NOLA.com

National World War II Museum stages wargaming convention in New Orleans - NOLA.com | World at War | Scoop.it
National World War II Museum stages wargaming convention in New Orleans NOLA.com Saturday is an especially good day to drop in, with planned appearances by the museum's corps of uniformed re-enactors, and a host of scheduled lectures on World War...
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The girls working the canals during WW2 - Telegraph.co.uk

The girls working the canals during WW2 - Telegraph.co.uk | World at War | Scoop.it
Telegraph.co.uk The girls working the canals during WW2 Telegraph.co.uk This publicity photograph was taken by the Ministry of Transport during the war, when I was 21. That's me second from the right.
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RAF Spitfire pilot fled from German firing squad during extraordinary series of escapes after being shot down in World War Two

RAF Spitfire pilot fled from German firing squad during extraordinary series of escapes after being shot down in World War Two | World at War | Scoop.it
Tony Snell was patrolling over Sicily in July 1943 when his plane was hit by attacking Messerschmitt fighters and he was forced to land behind enemy lines.
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WWII program set at McRitchie-Hollis Museum

WWII program set at McRitchie-Hollis Museum | World at War | Scoop.it
'Victory At All Costs,' a World War II-themed program, will be held by the Newnan-Coweta Historical Society at the new McRitchie-Hollis Museum in Newnan on Aug. 17.
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American Battle Monuments Commission

American Battle Monuments Commission | World at War | Scoop.it
ABMC website - learn about the history of the cemeteries. http://t.co/YKamagZuUH #genealogy #WWII #WWI #military #cemetery #abmc
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Historian claims to have finally identified wartime 'Man Who Never Was' - Telegraph

Historian claims to have finally identified wartime 'Man Who Never Was'  - Telegraph | World at War | Scoop.it
A historian claims to have conclusively proved the identity of the "Man Who Never Was", whose body was used in a spectacular plot to deceive the Germans over the invasion of Sicily in the Second World War, Ian Johnston reports.
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Hitler Colour Photos Are Published After Being Hidden Underground (PICTURES) - Huffington Post UK

Hitler Colour Photos Are Published After Being Hidden Underground (PICTURES) - Huffington Post UK | World at War | Scoop.it
Hitler Colour Photos Are Published After Being Hidden Underground (PICTURES)
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These rare colour photographs of Adolf Hitler have surfaced after spending a decade hidden underground.
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Woman given brother's World War II dog tag - ArmyTimes.com

Woman given brother's World War II dog tag - ArmyTimes.com | World at War | Scoop.it
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Constance Cowan, 87, of Duluth, Minn., examines a dog tag Aug. 2 that belonged to her brother, James, who died in the Philippines during World War II.
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Moscow's killing fields: inside a Stalinist execution site - Tne Moscow News

Moscow's killing fields: inside a Stalinist execution site - Tne Moscow News | World at War | Scoop.it
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Moscow's killing fields: inside a Stalinist execution site
Tne Moscow News
Across from the sprawling Gazprom offices on Moscow's southern fringes, there is a forest. It is quiet, full of mushrooms and dead leaves.
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World War II veteran devastated after being barred from receiving Bomber ... - WalesOnline

World War II veteran devastated after being barred from receiving Bomber ... - WalesOnline | World at War | Scoop.it
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WWII prisoners capture own escape with hidden camera

WWII prisoners capture own escape with hidden camera | World at War | Scoop.it
French prisoners captured in WWII shot 8mm film with a hidden camera while being held by the Germans. They snuck the camera into the camp inside sausages and were able to document their own escape.
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Taxiway incident temporarily grounds B-17 enroute to Evansville ...

Taxiway incident temporarily grounds B-17 enroute to Evansville ... | World at War | Scoop.it
The 103-feet-wide B-17 bomber was taxiing when its wing struck the propeller of another plane, impaling the wing. Members of the Collings Foundation, which owns the B-17, grounded the aircraft out of concern for ...
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WWII pilot recalls Nagasaki destruction - U-T San Diego

WWII pilot recalls Nagasaki destruction - U-T San Diego | World at War | Scoop.it
WWII pilot recalls Nagasaki destruction U-T San Diego Fallbrook, CA_8/5/2013_Ninety-year-old Marty Jackson has lived quite a life, he flew 72 combat missions in WWII without any damage/fire to his plane.
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Viewer discovers lost WWII family album while watching KSL-TV - ksl.com

Viewer discovers lost WWII family album while watching KSL-TV - ksl.com | World at War | Scoop.it
ksl.com Viewer discovers lost WWII family album while watching KSL-TV ksl.com CASPER, Wyo. — There is a final chapter now in the story of a World War II era photo album that was discovered in Wyoming.
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GERMAN ARMED FORCES RESEARCH SERVICE

GERMAN ARMED FORCES RESEARCH SERVICE | World at War | Scoop.it
I started researching the "military" history of my family about 15 years ago. After collecting tons of material relating to my grandfather's and great grandfather's experiences in WW1 and WW2 my qu...
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Atomic bomb dropped on Nagasaki — History.com This Day in History — 8/9/1945

Atomic bomb dropped on Nagasaki — History.com This Day in History — 8/9/1945 | World at War | Scoop.it
On this day in 1945, a second atom bomb is dropped on Japan by the United States, at Nagasaki, resulting finally in Japan's unconditional surrender.
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The Bombing of Nagasaki August 9, 1945: The Un-Censored Version - Center for Research on Globalization

The Bombing of Nagasaki August 9, 1945: The Un-Censored Version - Center for Research on Globalization | World at War | Scoop.it
Center for Research on Globalization The Bombing of Nagasaki August 9, 1945: The Un-Censored Version Center for Research on Globalization The only obstacle to surrender had been the Roosevelt/Truman administration's insistence on unconditional...
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Experience World War I through a German officer's photos

Experience World War I through a German officer's photos | World at War | Scoop.it
wwiphotos: “ Friends, I have two pieces of great news to share with you. After nearly two years of work researching, scanning and wringing my hands over this photo album, I’ve launched a Kickstarter...
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Cemetery for Wehrmacht Soldiers Opens in Smolensk Region

Cemetery for Wehrmacht Soldiers Opens in Smolensk Region | World at War | Scoop.it
A German war cemetery was opened on Saturday, August 3, in the town of Dukhovshchina, Smolensk Region.
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Firefighters request letters for WWII vets - WISH

Firefighters request letters for WWII vets - WISH | World at War | Scoop.it
Firefighters request letters for WWII vets
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NOBLESVILLE, Ind. (WISH) - Firefighters in Noblesville are asking for Hoosiers to write a thank you note to World War II veterans.
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WWII vets tell their stories as they fly on a war bird one more time - 14 News WFIE Evansville

WWII vets tell their stories as they fly on a war bird one more time - 14 News WFIE Evansville | World at War | Scoop.it
WWII vets tell their stories as they fly on a war bird one more time
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Evansville Mayor Lloyd Winnecke is expected to give an update on the Downtown Hotel and Convention Project on Monday.
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Picture emerges of Seaside World War II pilot whose remains were found in New ... - Monterey County Herald

Picture emerges of Seaside World War II pilot whose remains were found in New ... - Monterey County Herald | World at War | Scoop.it
Picture emerges of Seaside World War II pilot whose remains were found in New ...
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Sandra Pollard never met her father, but she spent a lifetime wondering what he was like.
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