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'Human Skeleton': The Story Behind Joe Delmar's Iconic photo

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'Human Skeleton': The Story Behind Joe Delmar's Iconic photo

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"You never forget. From day to day, you never forget," he explained to host Abby Huntsman. "You just thank the lord how lucky--you know, there was eight of us together in the bunks section, and three of us survived. You ...

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on Sun May 26, 2013 10:56 am
 

Egypt: Sinai 'car bomb' kills at least 25 soldiers

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Egypt: Sinai 'car bomb' kills at least 25 soldiers

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A suspected jihadist car bomb attack has killed at least 25 Egyptian soldiers at a checkpoint in Sinai, officials say.

The attack took place near El Arish, the main town in the north of the restive peninsula.

It is one ...

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on Fri Oct 24, 2014 7:03 pm
 

War Resisters of World War II Tell Their Stories

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War Resisters of World War II Tell Their Stories

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mO6gqcvLlIo

War resistance in the United States encompasses activities related to war resistance by American citizens and other who oppose military action on the part of the United States. This includes opposition to, and evasion ...

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on Fri Oct 24, 2014 2:24 pm
 

The Use Of War Dogs (1943)

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The Use Of War Dogs (1943)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zXA0oHOh ... lLrk2E1wzw

This film shows war dogs as they were trained by the Remount Section of the Quartermaster Corps.

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on Fri Oct 24, 2014 2:15 pm
 

Alien Enemy Detention Facility, Crystal City, Texas (1943)

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Alien Enemy Detention Facility, Crystal City, Texas (1943)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gm_hT4jQcmg

During WWII, the Immigration and Naturalization Service (INS) operated three internment camps in Texas.
Prisoners included people of Axis nationalities deported from Latin American countries and Axis sailors arrested in American ports after Pearl Harbor, ...

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on Fri Oct 24, 2014 2:14 pm
 

Jack Hildebrandt's Tribute, WWII German Luftwaffe Ju 88 pilo

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Jack Hildebrandt's Tribute, WWII German Luftwaffe Ju 88 pilo

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2hwcAyng4BI

Jack Hildebrandt, WWII Luftwaffe pilot, American

Jack was a Luftwaffe bomber and fighter pilot. He enlisted & trained in the German Air Force, and flew many missions. Jack lost a total of six German ...

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on Fri Oct 24, 2014 1:19 pm
 

George Saxe - WWII Veteran and Battle of the Bulge POW

Vets interviews and carreers

George Saxe - WWII Veteran and Battle of the Bulge POW

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QtADvAPz5OU

As a part of his eighth grade US History class, in 2008 my son Duncan interviewed the late George Saxe about his experience in WWII. George was a member of the 106th ...

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on Fri Oct 24, 2014 1:17 pm
 

Stuka Pilot, Heinz-Georg Wilhelm Migeod, Interviewed.

Vets interviews and carreers

Stuka Pilot, Heinz-Georg Wilhelm Migeod, Interviewed.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XxDkoIVcq6o

I found these fascinating interviews while surfing the web. 60 some odd interview films in all, on various subjects related to Dr. Migeod's career as a Stuka pilot in WW2. I thought, "Wouldn't it be nice if ...

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on Fri Oct 24, 2014 1:14 pm
 

Lt-Col Dick Bromley Gardner, Soldier who won an MC in Libya

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Lt-Col Dick Bromley Gardner, Soldier who won an MC in Libya

Soldier who won an MC in Libya and braved the hunting field into his 80s :salute:
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/obituar ... tuary.html

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on Fri Oct 24, 2014 12:15 pm
 

Secret WWI history of Australian soldiers with V.D.

WW1 (1914-1918)

Secret WWI history of Australian soldiers with V.D.

Secret WWI history of Australian soldiers with venereal disease

Around 60,000 Australian soldiers had contracted venereal disease by the end of the First World War. They were shunned and shamed, but a new book aims to restore their honour.
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on Fri Oct 24, 2014 9:32 am
 
 

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