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December 31, 2011 Update

Archaeologist hopes to find truth behind historic home - VININGS — A Geo...
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VININGS — A Georgia historical marker has stood in the yard of the Pace House since 1954. But discoveries made during an ongoing archaeologi


Hunt for Hungry Hill | MailTribune.com
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When Mark Tveskov stands on a ridge over Sunny Valley and looks west, he knows the treasure he seeks is somewhere out there.


In 1761, battle of Panipat cost Marathas Rs 93 lakh, say papers
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PUNE: Documents giving details of the Rs 92.23 lakh expenditure incurred by the Marathas on the third battle of Panipat have been discovered


World War III? No problem - half a million Irish will fight it
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Secret document revealed under 30-year rule shows Ireland had been assessed for the help it could provide in the case of a nuclear war threa


OCEANSIDE: World War II veteran recalls holiday operation in Pacific
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New Year's Day is a time of looking ahead for many people, but Oceanside resident Tom Heavey can't help but


War and art: The year in Houston culture, from untimely departures to ma...
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In with a bang, out with a whimper? I was thinking about that phrase the other day after I saw a headline in The New York Times announcing t


A new lease on life for the Old Naval Observatory
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The Old Naval Observatory deserves better.


'Power of the king' on display at National Gallery of Art
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War is hell, but it seems beautiful in the textiles hanging on the walls of Washington's National Gallery of Art in the exhibit "The Inventi


Md. author pens book on naval battle of 1942
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After 25 books, writing projects should come easy for Craig Symonds.


60 graves at civil war cemetery may have to be exhumed after 50ft long s...
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Officials in Allentown, Pennsylvania, have been given the go-ahead by a judge to exhume bodies buried during the American Civil War.


1981 files hint at Afghan secret war - Telegraph
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Evidence of an escalating secret war in Afghanistan is revealed in confidential documents which have been released to the National Archiv


War artist aims for Afghan return
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A war artist from Cardiff who witnessed a firefight with insurgents during his work in Afghanistan says he would like to return.


Crumbling World War Two prisoner of war camp receives £500,000 emergency...
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Harperley in Durham, which was built to house captured Italian and German prisoners during World War II, needs urgent work after it was hit


Linden man preserves WWII memories through art
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67 years ago this month, DeCesare was wintering in Belgium’s Ardennes region, one of a million men who fought for six weeks along an 85-mile


Forged in POW camp, ring becomes father's gift to son
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World War II veteran Ralph Neal of South Knoxville had a story to tell. But like many from the Greatest Generation, known for their humble w


Grant will preserve First World War hut | Leamington Observer
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A WOODEN hut used in Belgium during the First World War before being flat-packed and shipped to Southam is set to be preserved in the town f



December 29, 2011 Update

VIVAnews - Two Ancient Cannons Seized from Thai Citizens
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â?œWe didnâ?™t arrest the two Thai citizens. We only seized the artifactsâ? - Two Ancient Cannons Seized from Thai Citizens


Al Ain bears evidence of a culture's ability to adapt
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Unesco recognition to 17 heritage sites sheds light on ancient practices


John Brown: The 'Midnight Rising' Of A Violent Abolitionist : NPR
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John Brown, the man who led the 1859 raid on Harpers Ferry, Va., may be among the most polarizing figures in American history. To some, he's


Green Forest gets place in history of Civil War
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GREEN FOREST -- The city of Green Forest finally has its place in Civil War history. The Arkansas Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission (ACW


History Museum publishes Civil War soldier's love letters, one missive a...
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Because of their release dates, readers won't find out what happens to the couple until 2015.


Bulgarian Archeologists Discover Apollonia Pontica Eastern Gate: Bulgari...
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Bulgarian archeologists made a breakthrough discovery in the ancient Black Sea town of Sozopol – they found the long-sought East Gate of Apo


GUATEMALA: Military Allies Take Ex-Guerrillas, Journalists to Court - IP...
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Relatives of former military personnel and businessmen are bringing lawsuits against ex guerrillas and journalists in Guatemala in connectio


After receiving infantry award, Versailles man recounts fighting in Kore...
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When Chuck Hughes finished high school in Whitesville, W.Va., at age 17, he had two choices: work in the coal mines or enlist in the militar


Tapestries of Annapolis history to go on display
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They sit hunched over a single needlepoint canvas that is bathed in astoundingly bright light, fingers flying.


Season of Sharing: Family moves from median to a home
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They met in a homeless shelter in October 2010 and spent last Christmas swatting insects away while huddled in a makeshift camp they had lai


Statue Dedicated In Poteau
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Poteau has begun the first phase of several to honor its fallen military heroes.


County receives Vietnam Veteran display
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A framed display of local Vietnam veterans was presented to Clay County during the Clay County Commissioners special meeting Tuesday. The di


The dogs of war: Area veterans share their experiences in combat zones
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The U.S. military trained them to sniff out the enemy, sense an ambush or locate explosive devices.


Vietnamese orphan brought up in Wales meets casualties of war in his hom...
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A Vietnamese orphan who was brought up in South Wales after escaping the war zone as part a dramatic airlift rescue operation has set up a p


High-tech procedures enhance man's Vietnam War surgeries
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Helicopter crash in 1968 left William Marcrander with devastating injuries to his hand and leg.


Book review: 'Westmoreland' by Lewis Sorley
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Reading Lewis Sorley's scalding biography of Army Gen. William Westmoreland, "Westmoreland: The General Who Lost Vietnam ," is like watchi


NY, Ontario sites to kick off War of 1812 events
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YOUNGSTOWN, N.Y. — Cannons at historic sites on both sides of the Niagara River will be fired on New Year's Day to salute nearly 200 years


Watertown Daily Times | ‘Whispers in the Dark' sheds light on casualties...
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Watertown Daily Times: Serving Jefferson, Lewis, &. HOME DELIVERY; JOB SEARCH; REAL ESTATE SEARCH; PERSONAL FINANCE; READER REWARDS. HOM


How World War I affected films
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It was supposed to be "the war to end all wars" - but, of course, it didn't.


World War II Project: Vets Reflect On Experiences - News Archives Story ...
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LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- WLKY’s Mike Barnett began this project when he met a Marine who served the country for 30 years. Barnett said the stories


World War II period Mortars found : 29th dec11 ~ E-Pao! Headlines
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World War II period Mortars found - E-Pao! Headlines


Fulda Free Press
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Editor's Note: In 1951, Hans Whitney wrote and published Guest of the Fallen Sun. The book details some of the information about the thr


Code of silence lifts on World War II's crack unit
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Code of silence lifts on World War II's crack unit


Bomber veterans recall deadly missions and narrow escapes
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Twenty-two bombing missions over southern Europe served up plenty of danger and excitement for U.S. Army Air Force Flight Engineer Paul L.


The extraordinary life of Arthur Owens who became Britain's first double...
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But the Welsh electrical engineer was a complex man who led an extraordinary life during World War II becoming Britain's first double agent


An Artilleryman follows in his father's footsteps: A World War II oral h...
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Here's another oral history from World War II, collected and written by Tony Welch, who has made this work a mission. Read on for Tony's acc


Tiffin native presents museum with items from war in Iraq - Advertiser-T...
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When Shane Ardner graduated from Calvert High School in 2000, he went directly into the U.S. Army.


Civil War artillery is subject of Casemate Museum exhibit
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HAMPTON – Finding a head for Lt. Col. Emory Upton was no easy feat for Claire Seger Samuelson, the new director of Fort Monroe 's Case


San Antonio native remembers life in old Hollywood
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When Donnie Dunagan came to the front door at his home in San Angelo, I saw a man in perfect health who looked like he still could be a Mari


Unconventional Outlook: Ned Blackhawk Offers a New Analysis for an Ancie...
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For Professor Ned Blackhawk of Yale University, conventional American Indian history too often involves a study of Native–white relations th


Gamasutra - Press Releases - UNITED STATES ARMY COLLEGE SELECTS SCOURGE ...
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Latest News. View All. December 28, 2011. 'Serious Financial Problems' Plague Coco Girl Social Dev MetroGames [2]. Digital Sales Can


Professor wants battle site protected from more damage
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Glens Falls, Lake George, Saratoga Springs news – The Post-Star, serving Warren County, Washington County and Saratoga County in New York st


A treasure trove of American history: Massive collection of Civil War ar...
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From New England to the South, state archivists have so far collected 25,000 images of mementos. including this lifesaving diary complete wi


Aviation museum to open in Port Clinton
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Airplane history buffs in the Port Clinton area are hoping a new aviation museum will help tourism take off in that region.


Diver unearths World War ll era airplane off Jupiter coast
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Sandy vet sharing wartime experiences he’d rather forget | The Sal...
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Nick Lopez will do just about anything for an old Marine Corps buddy — even talking about wartime experiences he’d rather forget. So when a


State's Civil War Monuments Collected in New Book
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Dave Pelland visited 135 monuments, including several in Middletown, to show local connections to battlefields hundreds of miles away.


Former female WWII pilot takes to the skies again
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Every person is filled with stories, and for Tex Meachem, the roar of a propeller is one that tells hers.


Wars take Murray veteran to the front — first as a Marine, then as a Nat...
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From the time he was 10, Paul Schwen wanted to be a Marine. He grew up in a patriotic family with a long history of putting lives on the lin


Vietnam maps to become part of national cemetery - Hawaii News - Honolul...
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Freddie Keahi remembers what it felt like to see a car pull up to his family's Ewa Beach home in 1968 and hear the news: His 18-year-old bro


Veterans find peace in Kennewick home built to help them
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- - Denny has walked a long and complicated road since serving his four tours as a Navy SEAL during the Vietnam War.


Divers Discover World War 2 Plane
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Talk about buried treasure a scuba diver in Florida found what appears to be an in tact World War II-era plane on the ocean floor!


Film shows how Turkish passports saved Jews
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Account Options. Sign in. Web History. Hosted by Back to Google News. Film shows how Turkish passports saved Jews. By Fulya Ozerkan (AFP) –


Tour of Duty: Warren Balentine recalls epic battles on Saipan, Okinawa
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BIG FLAT — Warren Balentine, 88, ran out of luck on April 18, 1945, in the Battle of Kakazu Ridge, Okinawa. He was still lucky enough to liv


‘A hell of a place to be’: Enid man recalls his time as POW in World War...
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Christmas as a prisoner of war is not very pleasant, said an 89-year-old veteran who spent more than four months under German guard during


WW II vet: ‘I just want my Purple Heart’ - Chicago Sun-Times
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At 90 years old, World War II veteran James Samuel Smith Sr. tells his life story without skipping a beat, especially stories of his three y


Frankie Meyer: New book chronicles Civil War in Newton County » Lifest...
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Retailers ring up extra sales on 'Mega Monday'. Roger Anderson did his time in line on Black Friday. Mega Monday found him in the sa


N.C. pair's Civil War letters tell of love in trying times | HamptonRoad...
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Ann Bowen wrote her husband on Nov. 1, 1864, lamenting the Union's capture of their home town of Plymouth, N.C.


Welsh TA medics reveal what battlefield life is like as they prepare for...
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As if working in the NHS wasn’t hard enough, many employees are also in the Territorial Army. Health Editor Madeleine Brindley spoke to memb


WWII letters a highly personal account of a soldier on the battlefield
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Helene Herzig says her late husband’s notes from WWII were important to publish because 'we’re not going to see stories like these anymore.’


The Battle To Preserve Blair Mountain : NPR
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Last year, weekends on All Things Considered host Guy Raz visited Blair Mountain in West Virginia. In 1921, Blair Mountain was the site of a


Ohio Civil War relic survives
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FREMONT -- In the early hours of April 6, 1862, Gen. Ralph Buckland of Fremont woke in his tent near Shiloh, Tenn., after a nearly sleepless


Surgeon from Somis serves as witness to war
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When he was mending soldiers in a combat zone operating room or trying to deal with injuries too horrific to repair, Dr. Herb Percival docum


War contractors' stories reveal sense of purpose
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Whether chasing large paychecks or a new challenge, tens of thousands of contractors have supported the American war efforts in Iraq and Afg


Wartime experiences recalled
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Valerie Davies of Dale was a young girl when Italian and German prisoners- of-war came to work on her family farm.


NY to honor Brits, Canadians killed in War of 1812
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SACKETS HARBOR, N.Y. — New York state plans to erect a monument to the British and Canadian soldiers killed in a battle fought along the ea


Two World War II gunners with a lot in common enter hospice care with pr...
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As World War II vets approach the end of life, hospice services help them deal with troubling memories and offer caregivers a respite.


French war museum in vanguard of push for more foreign tourists
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Newly opened museum already exceeding expected visitor numbers as France sees opportunities in boom in war tourism


Tour of Duty: Warren Balentine recalls epic battles on Saipan, Okinawa
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BIG FLAT — Warren Balentine, 88, ran out of luck on April 18, 1945, in the Battle of Kakazu Ridge, Okinawa. He was still lucky enough to liv


Decades Later, a Cold War Secret Is Revealed
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For more than a decade they toiled in the strange, boxy-looking building on the hill above the municipal airport, the building with no windo


World War II vet recalls Christmas Eve at Bastogne | The Citizen
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World War II vet recalls Christmas Eve at Bastogne. Newsmakers; Peachtree City; Coweta County. Share this. Saturday, December 24, 2011 - 2:4


Eeriest Christmas party ever: Pictures show haunting Nazi celebration at...
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LIFE magazine released a series of photos from a Nazi Christmas party in 1941, right during the beginnings of World War II when they sent pe


A Veteran's Story: Ester recalls being followed by enemy
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MANSFIELD -- Henry Ester spent his Navy time during World War II crossing and recrossing the Pacific Ocean aboard a Navy tugboat -- and once


Husband, wife give views of war from home and away | New Hampshire NEWS10
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Hundreds of New Hampshire families have already received the best Christmas gift of all: Their soldiers are home for the holidays.


Wineka column: Wounds heal easier in company of comrades at coffee shop ...
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customer service; place your ad online; mobile; e-mail alerts; Sunday, December 25, 2011. The Salisbury Post. Home. Don't Miss: Today&#3


Exhibit gives glimpse into soldiers' journey to Vietnam
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How does one pass the time while on a troop ship bound for war? What would you do, knowing what could happen at the voyage's end? The “Marki


Historians recognized for their work at military museum | SouthCoastToda...
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NEW BEDFORD — A trio of historians — Joe Langlois, Robert C. Bromley, and Donald Moss — are walking around Fort Taber-Fort Rodman Military M


World War II veteran promotes peace - (This is the first part of a seri...
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(This is the first part of a series on World War II veteran and Chapel Hill resident Robert Patton) A soft spoken man with a gentle soul


Search for a World War II B-24 bomber
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Search for a World War II B-24 bomber | world, old, year, paul, quinn, bomber, search, gastonia, war, native


December 24, 2011 Update

New York museum to unveil more accurate picture of Washington crossing t...
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NEW YORK — One of America’s most famous images, a painting of George Washington crossing the Delaware River, got much of the story wrong: Th

WWII Christmas letters an awakening for daughter
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Three words: All Love – Harry. That's how Harry Robinson ended his Christmas letters from World War II. That's how his daughter recognized

Black Navy veteran credited with saving lives of World War II shipmates ...
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SAN FRANCISCO — A black Navy veteran credited with saving the lives of some of his shipmates during a World War II battle will be getting a

NONFICTION REVIEW: "Pearl Harbor Christmas"
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Acclaimed historian Stanley Weintraub has developed a niche

A grunt’s-eye view of war
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In 1950, an ambitious, 19-year-old photographer from Coney Island, N.Y., Harold Feinstein, was drafted into the U.S. Army after war broke

Gilmer flight museum expansion plans take off | KETK
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Contact Us; News Team; Jobs. Search. Home. Connect with us: KETK on Facebook; KETK on Twitter; Subscribe to our RSS feeds; Connect with Mobi

Christmas in a Vietnam war zone
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We are well into the holiday season, with all the attendant gaiety, expectations and, of course, stress. During this hectic time, I think it

Private war museum marks fourth birthday - Lifestyle - TuoiTreNews
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Colours. Select your prefered Color View :. Random Colours. ResetSave your Settings. Politics; Society; Business; Lifestyle; Features; Inter

Lake Alfred's Al Meehan Recalls Harsh Holidays in a Brutal War
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EDITOR'S NOTE: More than 1,789,000 men and women from the United States fought in the Korean War between its start June 25, 1950, and the si

Alexander Gardner: The mysteries of the Civil War’s photographic giant
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Alexander Gardner, who created the Civil War’s most iconic photographs, will be the subject of a major new exhibit being planned by the Nati

NASA-Langley, USS Wisconsin battleship added to Virginia's landmarks reg...
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RICHMOND, Va. - NASA-Langley Research Center in Hampton and the battleship USS Wisconsin in Norfolk are among the 10 sites being added to th

Vectren pledges $75,000 toward new Air Force Museum building
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WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE — Vectren Energy Delivery of Ohio has pledged a total of $75,000 over three years toward the National Museum

Navy veteran patrolled rivers in Vietnam War
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This week’s featured veteran has an intriguing story to tell. Mike Olson was born in Pendleton, Oregon, on Dec. 21, 1946. He graduated from

Civil War sites in Henrico preserved - Henrico Citizen
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Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell recently announced 10 state grant awards to organizations that are working to conserve historic Civil War battle

Vietnam latest news - Thanh Nien Daily | Unexploded war bombs found i...
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Home. Vietnamese Edition. About us. Go Search. Hot News: Last Updated: Friday, December 23, 2011 06:02:52 Vietnam (GMT +07). POLITICS. BUSIN

Media Life: Auburn’s World War II past comes alive in hospital train pho...
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Longtime Auburn resident Ken Yeo, a dedicated train aficionado, shared a photo with Media Life of times gone by that’s a classic and a remin

Sky News: HK blows up World War II grenades
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Sky News is Australia's leader in 24-hour news.

Forest Town poet captures horrors of The First World War - News - Mansfi...
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A FOREST Town poet inspired by his grandfather’s experiences in the First World War has had his first collection of work published.


December 22, 2011 Update

Columnist unearths 'Strange and Obscure Stories of the Civil War'
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Tim Rowland is not trying to break new ground in Civil War scholarship.

Denise Crosby: After 40 years, Vietnam vet releases bitterness - Elgin C...
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Perhaps only a few close friends and family know it, but Pete Burgert has carried around a lot of bitterness these past 40 years. The retire

USS Iowa nearing final voyage - sacbee.com
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The final voyage of the USS Iowa is near.

Exhibition salutes Canadian troops in the Battle of Hong Kong
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Exhibition salutes Canadian troops in the Battle of Hong Kong - up-to-the-minute news and headlines. 7thSpace is a online portal covering to

Steven Spielberg Reveals How His iPhone Helped Him Make War Horse
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After practically defining the modern image of World War II with his films Schindler's List and Saving Private Ryan , not to mention his

£50,000 boost for York museum
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THE York Army museum has been awarded £51,000 of lottery money, to help fund a huge upgrade in time for the centenary of the First World W

Jackson Barracks military museum being restored
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NEW ORLEANS — The museum at Jackson Barracks, a military installation for the National Guard in New Orleans, is reopening soon with an assor

BookTalk: John Brown's Midnight Rising
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NEW YORK (Reuters) - More than 150 years after his violent attack on Harpers Ferry, Virginia, abolitionist militant John Brown still inspire

Stan Walsh Authors Book On World War Observation Spy Plane
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Serving the Travel Adventure Documentary Film Industry Since 1978. Home; Features. Travel Adventure Films Postings; The Travel Adventurers.

Star Trek’s George Takei Recalls World War II Internment
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When he was just five, Actor George Takei was one of some 120,000 Japanese and Japanese-Americans forced to leave their homes on the West Co

Agreement protects Wood Lake Battlefield site as Minnesota prepares to o...
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WOOD LAKE — One of the most important battlefield sites from the 1862 US Dakota Conflict is being protected as Minnesota prepares to observe

Diary reveals a poet in Civil War soldier’s uniform
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Historian shares local history during Civil War » Lifestyle » The Ne...
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Local author and historian Chris Paysinger believes Athens and Limestone County have a history richer than that of towns found in Virginia

The First World War experience in real time - Londoner - Ontario, CA
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On December 13, 1916, Private Dick Armer wrote home from Shorncliffe Camp in England, to his "dear old girl" Mabel. In the letter he talks

Marine Britton fought racism, perceptions during WWII, Korea
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Theodore R. Britton Jr. dealt with racial segregation at home but was a brother in the U.S. Marine Corps as World War II wound down. Denied

MAPS museum honors an Akron “Band of Brothers”
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The Military Aviation Preservation Society (MAPS) Museum recently honored a family that served in World War II and Korea. Akron’s "Ba

Korean War project draws crowd - A video screening of photographs and re...
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A video screening of photographs and reminiscences from area Korean War veterans drew more than 100 people to the American Legion Post 52 in

Group buys NY site of Colonial British blockhouse
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ALBANY, N.Y. — A national archaeology preservation organization has acquired an upstate New York property that was home to a Colonial-era b

TriValley Central
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Holocaust survivor Waldinger's story will not be forgotten - JSOnline
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Ann Waldinger knew that her story was just one in the sea of misery that was World War II and the Holocaust. She wanted her family to unders

War Horse archive made available online | Horsetalk - International hors...
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War Horse archive made available online | Horsetalk - International horse news

Hudsonhubtimes.com - World War II aircraft gun turret found in Aurora he...
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World War II aircraft gun turret found in Aurora headed to museum. Share_print Print Story | Comments |. about 11 hours ago. by HOLLY SCHOEN

Look back at World War II with new history museum exhibit | Palm Beach E...
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“Paradise in Peril: World War II in Palm Beach County,” the new exhibit at the Richard and Pat Johnson Palm Beach County History Museum, is

Book Review: Defend the Realm: The Authorized History of MI5 by Christop...
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The paperback edition, released December, 2010, included some small corrections and improved details, particularly on more recent terrorist

Air Force to display B-26 bomber in Kaohsiung - The China Post
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TAIPEI, Taiwan --A U.S.-built B-26 bomber is expected to arrive in Kaohsiung by sea early next year before its livery is repainted and it is

A Black/Indian Victory for Freedom | Consortiumnews
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History, as we receive it, is usually the narrative of the victors over the vanquished – what those in power want us to think. But the truth

Major collection of toy soldiers marches into Frazier History Museum
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With more than 12,000 pieces manufactured as far back as the late 18th century, it’s among the largest such collections in the United Stat

WW II Then and Now: Serving from start to finish
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When James Albert Twiss was drafted, it was for the duration. The Columbiana County native and Diebold retiree served from March 1941 to N

Korean war film to play Tuesday - One of the most anticipated films in R...
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One of the most anticipated films in Rome and Floyd County will premiere Tuesday night, and it doesn’t star Robert Downey Jr. or Tom Cruise.

The Korean War You Never Knew - Photo Gallery - LIFE
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In Korea, it's known as the "6-2-5 (yug ee oh) War," a reference to June 25, 1950, when the North Korean People&am

Tour of Duty: Vet recalls family's wartime contribution
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Christmas bells rang hollow in December 1941 for the big family of Jason and Alice Shire in Downers Grove, Ill.

Jetnapped: Dutch museum discovers model of jetfighter disappeared over w...
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THE HAGUE, Netherlands — A large model of an American jetfighter has mysteriously disappeared from a small Dutch museum and its owners are h

EXCERPT: "Beyond The Battlefield: The War Goes On For The Severely Wound...
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What follows is an excerpt from David Wood's, "Beyond the Battlefield," an intimate portrait of the soldiers and Marines who volunteered for

Veterans Surveys Collect Information for Future Historians - Nashville P...
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Beyond wanting to know where a veteran served and what his or her unit did, the surveys ask about things like drug use among the troops, r

The German Wars: A Concise History, 1859-1945
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The German Wars: A Concise History, 1859-1945 Book Reviews> <meta NAME=

Combat Medic Writes Memoir About War, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and...
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Combat Medic Writes Memoir About War, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and What It Takes to be a Modern Day Combat Medic - on PR.com

Treasure-Laden Viking Cemetery Discovered in Poland (PHOTOS)
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A mysterious burial ground dated to the late 10th and early 11th centuries A.D. has been discovered in a recent archaeological excavation in

‘Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy’: The men behind the mole war
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Beautifully directed, wonderfully acted and darkly stylized, “Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy” is drawn from real events that shook the British es

A bit too bright for its own good - Xinhua | English.news.cn
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Entertainment. A bit too bright for its own good. English.news.cn 2011-12-19 11:14:40. Xinhua Weibo. Facebook. Twitter. Reddit. Diigo. Delic

Piece of Canadian aircraft history turns up in England
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Avro Arrow ejection seat turned up in the hands of a private collector and is now being sold for a cool $250,000.

 

 


December 18, 2011 Update

Fury, fumaroles and brimstone: A WWII oral history
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Here's another oral history from World War II, collected and written by Tony Welch, who has made this work a mission. Read on for Tony's acc


"Vietnam Ambush": A Cautionary Tale | Truthout
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A tale of the cannon shell that killed the first La Crosse soldier durin...
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A tale of the cannon shell that killed the first La Crosse soldier during the Civil War. Login | Register | Subscribe. Search. Search Storie


Portland Author: How Undersized U.S. Navy Won the War of 1812
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Civil War enthusiast has show and tell for local collectors - COOKEVILLE...
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COOKEVILLE -- When Marlene Jorstad of the Cookeville Collectors Club first laid eyes on the Civil War relics she found at Antiques at the Fa


Japanese Americans saved a million lives fighting in World War II despit...
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Bombs Away? World War II Explosive Found In Scrap Pile
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Memorabilia collector gathers supporters
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Homegrown soldier pursues love of nation and history
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Mike Guardia, 2002 graduate of Clear Lake High School, has published his second wartime historical non-fiction.


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Each year, the students in Brenda Stinson’s U.S. History Class at Enterprise High School write thank-you letters to the local Pearl Harbor


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World War II veterans: Legacy of Service
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The Japanese government apologized Thursday for the mistreatment of captured Canadian soldiers during the Second World War


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A SET of military medals belonging to a war hero from Bristol who charged a German tank to save the lives of his comrades have sold at aucti


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Civil War statue beheaded
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Bomb disposal experts in Germany successfully defuse a 1.8 tonne British bomb from World War II found in the Rhine near the city of Koblenz.


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An exhibit at the Lexington History Museum, a showing of a classic World War II movie, and a luncheon featuring Pearl Harbor survivors will


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As a yeoman on the USS Pennsylvania and center fielder on the battleship's baseball team, Charles Kessinger had one thing on his mind when h


Anchorage Museum acquires WWII POW mementos
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The Anchorage Museum has acquired the mementos of an Alaskan who spent more than three years in a Japanese prisoner-of-war camp.


Local Pearl Harbor survivors recall infamous day
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Reivew: 'Pearl Harbor Christmas' looks at the preparation for Christmas ...
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"PEARL HARBOR CHRISTMAS: A World at War, December 1941," by Stanley Weintraub, Da Capo Press, $24, 200 pages (nf) Stanley Weintraub,



World War II veterans leave video legacy, thanks to Historical Society, ...
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For Breakers historian and tour guide Jim Ponce, World War II is a chapter of his life that he left behind all those decades ago.


We World War II kids can still remember | Inquirer Lifestyle
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We’re the World War II kids. A unique breed. The war years (1941-1945) brought us face-to-face with terror, violence, death and hunger as a


Veteran's spotlight: Rio veteran saves civilians during World War II
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RIO — Robert Lee "Bobby" Hodapp, 83, went to war as an Amy engineer but wound up fighting like an infantryman in the Battle of the Bulge in


The Capital of Intrigue in a World at War
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Robert Wilson reviews Lisbon: War in the Shadows of the City of Light, 1939-1945 by Neill Lochery.


Two special exhibits commemorating the Civil War Sesquicentennial end th...
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The traveling exhibition from the George Eastman House International Museum of Photography and Film in Rochester, NY, “Between the States”


Livermore Nisei’s Bravery In World War II Recognized - The Independent:...
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Livermore resident Tom Takahashi, 91, was one of the troops in the Army's all-Japanese 442nd regiment during World War II. The son of a Japa


Meet a Veteran: James Montgomery
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James Montgomery, of Brooklyn, enlisted in the U.S. Navy in June 1961, two months after his father, a decorated U.S. Army officer and a Wo


Oral history project at Walsh focuses on Vietnam War
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Glimpses of a Forgotten, Forbidden City
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The town of Wünsdorf near Berlin was once the headquarters of the Soviet military in East Germany and home to some 50,000 soldiers. But afte


The New American Revolution Handbook: Facts and Artwork for Readers of A...
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Sun Telegraph - Veteran's History Project
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Vintage plane takes Whiteman airmen back in time
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Oregon Trails: World War II Camps | KDRV
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World War I Posters on Display at Cold Spring Harbor Library
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Artwork found in an Oyster Bay closet was part of a broad effort to support the sale of war bonds and war stamps to American citizens.


New Orleans To Launch War of 1812 Bicentennial Celebrations - Western Tr...
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McEntee: From World War II, the power of photographs
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At their best, photos capture moments and places in time so succinctly that you just can’t stop looking at them. With the 67th anniversary o


MILITARY: Navy celebrates USS Enterprise's 50th birthday
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NORFOLK, Va. ---- The scene at Pier 13 was a homecoming in reverse.


War of 1812 exhibit opens in Dorchester
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CAMBRIDGE With the 200th anniversary of the start of the War of 1812 fast approaching, the Dorchester County Historical Society decided to c


Enemy at our door - National - NZ Herald News
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Seventy years ago Japan stunned the United States with its dawn assault on Pearl Harbour. With most of our fighting men overseas, New Zealan


Retracing the steps of our war hero Ned Quinn - Local - Coleraine Times
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COLERAINE’S highest decorated soldier is to be commemorated in a new battlefield tour in France.


Exhibit displaying fallen Navy SEAL's paintings extended, record-setting...
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On the field outside the Navy SEAL museum last weekend, thousands watched what Navy SEALs do best.


“The Beauty and the Sorrow,” a history of World War I, by Peter Englund
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In this “intimate history,” Peter Englund, reconstructs the First World War through 20 ordinary lives.


SoMdNews.com: Sailors remember Pearl Harbor; Davis was there
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SoMdNews.com: Sailors remember Pearl Harbor; Davis was there


A World War II father remembers, a Murrysville daughter listens
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Linda Mudry, a Murrysville resident, has retold her father's World War II stories in her first book, A Soldier Remembers, following years of


Iowa’s famous POW-made Nativity | The Albert Lea Tribune
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For 67 years the people of Algona, Iowa, have taken pride in ...


Dutch plunder Medway heroes' war graves
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Asalvage firms plans to plunder war graves for scrap metal have been attacked. The Chatham branch of the Royal Naval Association has condemn


Remember When: Pearl Harbor and World War II
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I have in my possession some copies of 1934 editions of the Boston Sunday Advertiser. In these issues are depicted horrible consequences o


Immediate aftermath of Pearl Harbor detailed in book and TV special - Ka...
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There's a rather simple way to sum up most dramatizations of America's entry into World War II. The Japanese attack Pearl Harbor, brave men


Simi Valley VFW museum offers a look into military history
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Anthony Keehne's passion for military history, nurtured since childhood, was enhanced with the gift of scrapbooks filled with his grandfathe


19th Century Battlefield Added To Palo Alto Battlefield National Histori...
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19th Century Battlefield Added To Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park. Submitted by NPT Staff on December 2, 2011 - 1:22am. A cer


Artistic licence to kill: does an AK-47 belong in a design museum?
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Jonathan Jones: London's Design Museum has added a Kalashnikov to its collection. But can a killing machine be a design classic?


Taunton Korean War vet reflects on U.S. S. Bennington ‘disaster’
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Taunton’s Donald Scott recently revisited the memory of a near naval aircraft carrier catastrophe in the North Atlantic that he witnessed


BOOK REVIEW: ‘Midnight Rising’
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A decade after reading Tony Horwitz’s “Confederates in the Attic,” I have one lasting memory of hilarity at Rebel re-enactors bedding down o


Virginia announces $1m in grants aimed at preserving 500-plus acres of C...
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RICHMOND, Va. — State grants totaling $1 million are being awarded to organizations working to preserve 530 acres of Civil War battlefields


Revealed: Post-World War II Secret Nazi, Vatican Army - Washington Whisp...
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U.S. was seen as sympathetic to private anti-communism force.


Ancestry.com Offers Free Public Access to Nearly 60 Million Historical W...
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Ancestry.com Offers Free Public Access to Nearly 60 Million Historical World War II Records in Remembrance of the 70th Anniversary of Pearl


Battlefield museum closed
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Wilson’s Creek National Battlefield’s museum closed today and won’t reopen until April 2013.



On cluster bombs, camps and class
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Marwan Rechmaoui’s first solo exhibition in more than a decade resembles none of the work for which the artist has become known.


Has Da Vinci's Lost Work Been Found at Another's Expense? : Discovery News
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Researchers have drilled a hole into a frescoed wall which they believe hides a long lost Da Vinci masterpiece known as the "Battle of Anghi


Sevenoaks artist preparing for Christmas in Helmand Province
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A SEVENOAKS artist is due to spend Christmas in a war zone.Graeme Lothian, 51, of Bayham Road, will be visiting Helmand Province as an offic


Lost photos, films recall Pearl Harbor attack
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John Bolender has been collecting pieces of military history for years. When a distant relative of a World War II veteran responded to one o


Sweden grants $65,000 to research focused on unraveling WWII hero Raoul ...
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STOCKHOLM — Sweden has awarded a grant of $65,000 to researchers attempting to unravel the fate of a World War II hero credited with rescuin


How HMS Victory stays ship-shape
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HMS Victory in Portsmouth continues to be restored to its former glory as Admiral Lord Nelson's flagship in the Battle of Trafalgar.


Lawrence of Arabia's pocketknife being auctioned
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Historians are wondering whether this early multi-tooled blade could have proved invaluable to the war hero as he battled the Turks in the d


Reference librarian learns, shares local Civil War history in new book
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NEWARK -- Dan Fleming learned about a number of Licking County historical figures while doing research for his book about the Civil War.