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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
France honors 12 for war serviceHelping to liberate France from its occupiers during World War II resulted in a
France honors 12 for war service
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 hours ago
Helping to liberate France from its occupiers during World War II resulted in a dozen Arkansans receiving the French Legion of Honor -- the highest award of that country's government -- during a packed ceremony in the Capitol on Monday. More than... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Warbirds wing to Walla Walla on Mondaythe most famous airplanes flown in World War II will return to Walla Walla Regi
Warbirds wing to Walla Walla on Monday
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted yesterday
the most famous airplanes flown in World War II will return to Walla Walla Regional Airport this week. The aircraft, three bombers and a P-51 Mustang fighter, are to arrive about 11:45 a.m. Monday after leaving from Pasco's Tri-Cities Airport. The... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Grand Jury No Bills And True BillsDARRIUS LYDELL B 25 M 298822 1 1 GS 1622013 CRIMINAL TRESPASSING aka HATTER, D
Grand Jury No Bills And True Bills
The Chattanoogan / Posted 5 days ago
DARRIUS LYDELL B 25 M 298822 1 1 GS 1622013 CRIMINAL TRESPASSING aka HATTER, DARRIUS WEBSTER JR, JEFFREY ANTONIO B 24 M 298823 1 1 GS 1622016 CRIMINAL TRESPASSING KELLY, DARRIUS LYDELL B 25 M 298824 1 1 GS 1622918 DISORDERLY CONDUCT aka... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
George William Hatzenbuhler, 94, passed away on April 2, 2016, surrounded by family at his home in Palm Co
George William Hatzenbuhler
The Leader-Herald / Posted 9 days ago
, 94, passed away on April 2, 2016, surrounded by family at his home in Palm Coast, Florida. George was born June 27, 1921, in Johnstown, NY to Jacob and Ruth (Westfall) Hatzenbuhler. George attended Johnstown High School... Read more
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Crosscut
Exploring a Seattle father's postwar burdensB-24s in formation Credit: Wikipedia For Death Valley, it was a cool spring da
Exploring a Seattle father's postwar burdens
Crosscut / Posted 11 days ago
B-24s in formation Credit: Wikipedia For Death Valley, it was a cool spring day — in the mid-90s. We stood on the valley floor, an ancient lake bed of salt pan and bizarre mineral formations known as the Devil’s Golf Course. In front of us was a... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Central NY veteran receiving overdue WWII POW medalSYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) - A long-overdue medal is being presented to a central New
Central NY veteran receiving overdue WWII POW medal
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 15 days ago
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) - A long-overdue medal is being presented to a central New York man who spent months in a German prisoner of war camp after his bomber was shot down during World War II. Fay Bailey of Syracuse was the co-pilot of a B-24 Liberator... Read more
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The Post-Standard
CNY World War II veteran shot down by Nazis on mission to receive POW medalOn Monday Bailey, now 94 years old, will receive a Prisoner of War Medal that h
CNY World War II veteran shot down by Nazis on mission to receive POW medal
The Post-Standard / Posted 16 days ago
On Monday Bailey, now 94 years old, will receive a Prisoner of War Medal that he had not previously gotten. The medal will be presented by U.S. Rep. John Katko, who will be joined by members of the 174th Attack Wing from Hancock Air National Guard... Read more
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Boston Herald
Muhammad Ali and Vietnam are ever linked in America’s storyEven now, and especially now that he’s dead, there is a fiery debate over Muham
Muhammad Ali and Vietnam are ever linked in America’s story
Boston Herald / Posted 18 days ago
Even now, and especially now that he’s dead, there is a fiery debate over Muhammad Ali’s decision not to go to Vietnam. There are those who view Ali as a hero, as a man who stood up for his principles when, in April 1967, he refused induction into... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
25 Best Dog Breeds for Seniors
25 Best Dog Breeds for Seniors
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 19 days ago
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The companionship of “man's best friend” becomes even more welcome as... Read more

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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Senior Spotlight: Louis Moore, World War II Veteran(Coleman, Texas) -- Louis Moore sits among petunias, St. Augustine grass, and b
Senior Spotlight: Louis Moore, World War II Veteran
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 19 days ago
(Coleman, Texas) -- Louis Moore sits among petunias, St. Augustine grass, and birdsong in front of his home, a rather ordinary looking frame home in south Coleman. It's a peaceful setting, and Moore externally appears content in the peace.... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Grand Jury No Bills And True BillsL EDWARD CALDWELL, BRODRICK D B 19 M 0 1 GS 1621598 POSSESSING A FIREARM WITH
Grand Jury No Bills And True Bills
The Chattanoogan / Posted 20 days ago
L EDWARD CALDWELL, BRODRICK D B 19 M 0 1 GS 1621598 POSSESSING A FIREARM WITH INTENT TO GO ARMED DUKES, ARAYA R B 24 M 0 1 GS 1609607 UNL. CARRYING OR POSSESSING WEAPON DUKES, ARAYA R B 24 M 0 1 GS 1609609 THEFT OF PROPERTY (AUTO OVER... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Voices of North Dakota votersBISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - Voices of North Dakotans taking part in Tuesday's Democra
Voices of North Dakota voters
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 20 days ago
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - Voices of North Dakotans taking part in Tuesday's Democratic presidential caucuses. All were interviewed at Bismarck High School, which hosted five caucuses: Herbert Wilson, 95, of Bismarck said he was supporting Bernie... Read more
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Sierra Star
Obituary - Robert Bruce AustinRobert Bruce Austin died June 1, 2016, at the age of 93. He was born Sept. 11,
Obituary - Robert Bruce Austin
Sierra Star / Posted 20 days ago
Robert Bruce Austin died June 1, 2016, at the age of 93. He was born Sept. 11, 1922, in Honolulu, Hawaii to Joseph and Della. An Oakhurst resident for 29 years, Mr. Austin served in WWII as a B-24 pilot, and later worked as a systems analyst. He... Read more
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The Houma Courier
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The Houma Courier / Posted 21 days ago
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WBNG Binghamton
New York WWII veteran who flew D-Day mission being honoredFRANKLIN SQUARE, N.Y. (AP) -- A World War II veteran from Long Island who flew
New York WWII veteran who flew D-Day mission being honored
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 22 days ago
FRANKLIN SQUARE, N.Y. (AP) -- A World War II veteran from Long Island who flew a bomber mission on D-Day is being honored with one of France's highest honors for helping defeat the Nazis. New York Air National Guard Brig. Gen. Thomas Owens will be... Read more
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CBS News
WWII D-Day invasion of Normandy remembered, 72 years laterof Normandy 72 years ago that helped the Allies defeat Hitler. They're holding
WWII D-Day invasion of Normandy remembered, 72 years later
CBS News / Posted 22 days ago
of Normandy 72 years ago that helped the Allies defeat Hitler. They're holding small ceremonies and moments of remembrance along the wide beaches and cliffs where thousands of U.S., British, Canadian and French troops landed as dawn was... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
New York WWII veteran who flew D-Day mission being honoredFRANKLIN SQUARE, N.Y. (AP) - A World War II veteran from Long Island who flew a
New York WWII veteran who flew D-Day mission being honored
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 22 days ago
FRANKLIN SQUARE, N.Y. (AP) - A World War II veteran from Long Island who flew a bomber mission on D-Day is being honored with one of France's highest honors for helping defeat the Nazis. New York Air National Guard Brig. Gen. Thomas Owens will be... Read more
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The Auto Channel
Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest May 30-June 5, 2016- Recalls, Air Bags, Rossi Wins, New Car Sales Down, TDI FixNutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest May 30-June 5, 2016- Recalls, Air Bags,
Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest May 30-June 5, 2016- Recalls, Air Bags, Rossi Wins, New Car Sales Down, TDI Fix
The Auto Channel / Posted 23 days ago
Nutson's Weekly Automotive News Digest May 30-June 5, 2016- Recalls, Air Bags, Rossi Wins, New Car Sales Down, TDI Fix Chicago Bureau The Auto Channel AUTO CENTRAL Chicago, June 5, 2016; Every Sunday Larry Nutson, Senior Editor and Chicago Car Guy... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Planet M aims to shift Michigan's orbit from manufacturing to mobilityA plan is taking shape to transform the former Ford Motor Co. B-24 bomber plant
Planet M aims to shift Michigan's orbit from manufacturing to mobility
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 25 days ago
A plan is taking shape to transform the former Ford Motor Co. B-24 bomber plant at Willow Run in Ypsilanti Township to create the nation's first full-scale connected and autonomous vehicle testing site. U.S. manufacturing jobs are never coming... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Vincent L. RothwellVincent was born on March 11, 1925, in West Portland, N.Y., a son of the late N
Vincent L. Rothwell
The Post-Journal / Posted 25 days ago
Vincent was born on March 11, 1925, in West Portland, N.Y., a son of the late Noah and Mildred (Thomas) Rothwell. Raised in Mayville and Elm Flats, Vincent was a 1941 graduate of Mayville High School and joined the U.S. Army Air corps in 1943, where... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
Jennie-Belle Campbell Coppus was born Jan. 7, 1918, in Fremont, to Carl and Sarah (Haaser) Campbell and die
Jennie-Belle Campbell Coppus
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
was born Jan. 7, 1918, in Fremont, to Carl and Sarah (Haaser) Campbell and died Monday, May 30, 2016, at Good Shepherd Home in Fostoria. As a child, she was a tomboy and enjoyed playing baseball and hunting and fishing... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Red Tail fighter, WASP among GOE's living legendsAirmen pilots, famously known as "Red Tails," to prove African-American fighter
Red Tail fighter, WASP among GOE's living legends
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 26 days ago
Airmen pilots, famously known as "Red Tails," to prove African-American fighters could fly -- and fly well. It has been 75 years since the Tuskegee Airmen became the first group of African-American fighters in the United States Army Air... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Grand Jury No Bills And True BillsVIOLATION OF LIGHT LAW GALLANT, JOSEPH TYLER W 28 M 298538 1 1 GS 1604254 RECK
Grand Jury No Bills And True Bills
The Chattanoogan / Posted 27 days ago
VIOLATION OF LIGHT LAW GALLANT, JOSEPH TYLER W 28 M 298538 1 1 GS 1604254 RECKLESS DRIVING GILLESPIE, DOMANIC DEONTA B 24 M 298539 1 1 GS 1621208 ROBBERY GRAVELY, DOMINIQUE B 23 F 298540 1 2 ER 6998 IDENTITY THEFT aka JOHNSON, LISA RIAS,... Read more
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11 News Houston
WWII veteran, ex-POW shares his incredible storyFORT WORTH -- Last week inside a quiet library at Fort Worth's Vantage Retireme
WWII veteran, ex-POW shares his incredible story
11 News Houston / Posted 28 days ago
FORT WORTH -- Last week inside a quiet library at Fort Worth's Vantage Retirement Community sat a 93-year-old man wearing a blue buttoned-up shirt. His wife and daughter sat nearby as I placed a microphone on him. As I introduced myself to Stratton... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Former 'Rosie the Riveter' taking Honor FlightMay 30--BLOOMINGTON -- This Memorial Day, like most others, 91-year-old Gladys
Former 'Rosie the Riveter' taking Honor Flight
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 28 days ago
May 30--BLOOMINGTON -- This Memorial Day, like most others, 91-year-old Gladys Barnes, a member of the Veteran of Foreign Wars Auxiliary, expects to go to the annual parade in Bloomington. But she also will be doing something else: preparing to go on... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
WWII veteran, ex-POW shares his incredible storyFORT WORTH -- Last week inside a quiet library at Fort Worth's Vantage Retireme
WWII veteran, ex-POW shares his incredible story
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 28 days ago
FORT WORTH -- Last week inside a quiet library at Fort Worth's Vantage Retirement Community sat a 93-year-old man wearing a blue buttoned-up shirt. His wife and daughter sat nearby as I placed a microphone on him. As I introduced myself to Stratton... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
She never met her father, a World War II pilot, but she knew 'he was a hero'Before she was even born, before anyone knew if she would be a boy or a girl, t
She never met her father, a World War II pilot, but she knew 'he was a hero'
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 29 days ago
Before she was even born, before anyone knew if she would be a boy or a girl, the crew of the Miss Fortune, a B-24 Liberator, called her “our Little Skipper.” After all, the father-to-be, George Goddard, was the bomber’s pilot, the Skipper. At 23... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Bay Area Memorial Day eventsRelated Stories A Memorial Day ceremony will take place on Monday beginning at
Bay Area Memorial Day events
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 29 days ago
Related Stories A Memorial Day ceremony will take place on Monday beginning at 10 a.m. at the Benicia Military Cemetery. For GPS directions to the Benicia Military Cemetery, use the following address: 735 Buchanan St. Benicia 94510 The 18th Annual... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
WWII veteran, 92, reflects on missions, Memorial DayWorld War II pilot James "Bud" Mynatt and wife of 71 years, Carolyn Mynatt, at
WWII veteran, 92, reflects on missions, Memorial Day
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 29 days ago
World War II pilot James "Bud" Mynatt and wife of 71 years, Carolyn Mynatt, at their home on Wednesday, May 25, 2016. Mynatt piloted bombers in the war. He flew his first mission on D-Day, June 6, 1944. (SAUL YOUNG/NEWS SENTINEL) As a pilot in the... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Lifelong Quincy resident piloted bomber on 33 raids QUINCY - When Russell Erikson was just 12 years old, a daredevil pilot from t
Lifelong Quincy resident piloted bomber on 33 raids
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 29 days ago
QUINCY - When Russell Erikson was just 12 years old, a daredevil pilot from the Squantum airfield zoomed a plane right over the boy’s house on Swedes’ Hill in Quincy. It was the 1930s, and the era... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Watkins remembers World War II POWThis is the second of three stories from our archives written by columnist Bill
Watkins remembers World War II POW
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 29 days ago
This is the second of three stories from our archives written by columnist Billy Watkins to be published online this Memorial Day weekend in honor of our country's veterans. Tom Campbell survived more than three years in a Japanese prison camp, went... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Researchers track down 4 WWII Springfield vets family memberswend their way through streets lined with lawn chairs, gathered families and th
Researchers track down 4 WWII Springfield vets family members
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 30 days ago
wend their way through streets lined with lawn chairs, gathered families and the fresh colors of a regenerating spring, bound for cemeteries like Ferncliff and ceremonies as powerful for the heavy sound of flags flapping in the silence as for... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
'Never forget'From combat vets to the daughter of a former POW to a future army officer, we a
'Never forget'
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 30 days ago
From combat vets to the daughter of a former POW to a future army officer, we asked what Memorial Day means to five folks with military ties. Memorial Day is the most somber holiday on the American calendar, not just an excuse for a three-day... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Pam Stone: Wish I could thank Jimmy Stewart for his military serviceAt least I do. I'm speaking of a very heady late Sunday morning in the early 1
Pam Stone: Wish I could thank Jimmy Stewart for his military service
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 30 days ago
At least I do. I'm speaking of a very heady late Sunday morning in the early 1990s when I attended a Catholic service in Beverly Hills with, embarrassingly, the express intent of seeking out another mortal instead of a spiritual experience. It's a... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Remembering those who must be rememberedCard's tell of a country's call to action and of duty served In the newspaper'
Remembering those who must be remembered
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 30 days ago
Card's tell of a country's call to action and of duty served In the newspaper's archives room at the back of the newsroom is a dark olive green box. It's nothing special to look at. Just an old small wooden box made scratched and dusty by time. The... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
94-old Pearl Harbor veteran has life savings stolen by thievesThieves stole the life savings of a Navy veteran, who survived Pearl Harbor and
94-old Pearl Harbor veteran has life savings stolen by thieves
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted a month ago
Thieves stole the life savings of a Navy veteran, who survived Pearl Harbor and flew missions over both fronts during World War II. "I've seen devastation I'll never forget," Jack Holder said of the attacks on Pearl Harbor, which he witnessed when... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
94-old Pearl Harbor veteran has life savings stolen by thievesThieves stole the life savings of a Navy veteran, who survived Pearl Harbor and
94-old Pearl Harbor veteran has life savings stolen by thieves
Hawaii News Now / Posted a month ago
Thieves stole the life savings of a Navy veteran, who survived Pearl Harbor and flew missions over both fronts during World War II. "I've seen devastation I'll never forget," Jack Holder said of the attacks on Pearl Harbor, which he witnessed when... Read more
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WALB Albany
94-old Pearl Harbor veteran has life savings stolen by thievesThieves stole the life savings of a Navy veteran, who survived Pearl Harbor and
94-old Pearl Harbor veteran has life savings stolen by thieves
WALB Albany / Posted a month ago
Thieves stole the life savings of a Navy veteran, who survived Pearl Harbor and flew missions over both fronts during World War II. "I've seen devastation I'll never forget," Jack Holder said of the attacks on Pearl Harbor, which he witnessed when... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
94-old Pearl Harbor veteran has life savings stolen by thievesThieves stole the life savings of a Navy veteran, who survived Pearl Harbor and
94-old Pearl Harbor veteran has life savings stolen by thieves
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted a month ago
Thieves stole the life savings of a Navy veteran, who survived Pearl Harbor and flew missions over both fronts during World War II. "I've seen devastation I'll never forget," Jack Holder said of the attacks on Pearl Harbor, which he witnessed when... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
94-old WWII vet to lead Springfield's Memorial Day paradeParade is touted as one of the largest in the country. The theme for this year
94-old WWII vet to lead Springfield's Memorial Day parade
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 1 months ago
Parade is touted as one of the largest in the country. The theme for this year is, “For those who sacrificed for the impossible dream.” The parade will begin at 9 a.m., starting at the corner of West High Street and Fountain Avenue and ending at... Read more

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