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New Jersey Herald
Australia-Obit-Great Escape storyCANBERRA, Australia (AP) - In a story Aug. 28 about a World War II Australian p
Australia-Obit-Great Escape story
New Jersey Herald / Posted 2 days ago
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) - In a story Aug. 28 about a World War II Australian pilot who took part in a mass escape from a German prison camp, The Associated Press reported erroneously that one of the three prisoners who successfully made it home was... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
End of World War II brought uncertain futureFleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz signs the Instrument of Surrender as United Sta
End of World War II brought uncertain future
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz signs the Instrument of Surrender as United States representative aboard USS Missouri on Sept. 2, 1945. Standing...StarNewsOnline.comSeptember 1, 2015 8:10 AM

To end World War II, Japan surrendered twice. The... Read more

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The Wilmington Star-News
End of WWII brought uncertain futureFleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz signs the Instrument of Surrender as United Sta
End of WWII brought uncertain future
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz signs the Instrument of Surrender as United States representative aboard USS Missouri on Sept. 2, 1945. Standing...StarNewsOnline.comSeptember 1, 2015 8:10 AM

To end World War II, Japan surrendered twice. The... Read more

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New Jersey Herald
Swoyersville couple celebrating 70 years of marriageSWOYERSVILLE, Pa. (AP) - Anthony and Betty Leptuck of Swoyersville fell in love
Swoyersville couple celebrating 70 years of marriage
New Jersey Herald / Posted 9 days ago
SWOYERSVILLE, Pa. (AP) - Anthony and Betty Leptuck of Swoyersville fell in love in the late 1930s after meeting at dances in the borough fire hall. Ever since, nothing has been able to break their bond. Not a military draft that thrust him into... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Highway to be dedicated to thank local war heroesSPRINGFIELD – A special dedication will take place Friday, August 14, at 3:00 P
Highway to be dedicated to thank local war heroes
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 21 days ago
SPRINGFIELD – A special dedication will take place Friday, August 14, at 3:00 PM to honor seven brothers from Greene County who served in World War II. Arthur, Earl, Fred, and George Powell served in the Navy. Adrian, Everett, and Max Powell served... Read more
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Daily Herald
Iconic Des Plaines businessman Frank Pesche dies at 88The owner of one of Des Plaines' most iconic businesses, Pesche's Flower & Gard
Iconic Des Plaines businessman Frank Pesche dies at 88
Daily Herald / Posted 24 days ago
The owner of one of Des Plaines' most iconic businesses, Pesche's Flower & Garden Center, has died. Frank Pesche was a fixture at the garden center, having grown up in a house on the property as one of 11 children who worked in the family business.... Read more

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