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2014/12/18 18:43
2014/12/18 18:43
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The Great Escape, the sensational story of the breakout of 70-odd Allied airmen from a Nazi prison camp in 1944, in two ways. One, the 1963 movie with its stellar cast of a young Richard Attenborough...
2014/12/18 18:43
2014/12/18 18:43
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2014/12/17 14:41
2014/12/17 14:41
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... honored guests Tuesday night. Roy Shenkel, 91, of Shawnee, remembers the months he spent in a German prisoner camp like it was yesterday. "Memories won't go away, and I don't want them to go...
2014/12/15 18:17
2014/12/15 18:17
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... Rudolf Vrba were two of only a few prisoners known to have escaped from the Auschwitz death camp during the Holocaust. The pair, both Slovak Jews made good their escape after hiding in a wood...
2014/12/15 02:25
2014/12/15 02:25
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THE STORY SO FAR: Schuylkill County native Carl A. Schroeter, a son of German immigrants, is on a cold march after being taken prisoner during the Battle of the Bulge. He has been rifle-smacked to the...
2014/12/14 14:31
2014/12/14 14:31
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... the first wave of troops stormed the Normandy beaches on D-Day, they were taken prisoner by German forces. Thus began a brutal ordeal that would last over the summer months. “The Germans...
2014/12/14 06:27
2014/12/14 06:27
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To Fight Another Day: PoWs and their ingenious escapes War or military fiction has been an integral part of literature across cultures - be the epics of Homer or Virgil, or closer to home, the great...
2014/12/14 04:25
2014/12/14 04:25
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... into the barnyard, and they mounted two machine guns on an embankment and we were told by this German who spoke broken English: "Lie down, don't move. Anybody moves, you will all be shot." When...
2014/12/14 01:40
2014/12/14 01:40
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... Rose Clayton Cochran -- who became a focal point in the re-election campaign of her husband, Mississippi Sen. Thad Cochran, when a man was accused of taking bedridden photos of her to use against...
2014/12/12 20:39
2014/12/12 20:39
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Museum began the grim task of documenting all the ghettos, slave labour sites, concentration camps and killing factories that the Nazis set up throughout Europe. What they have found so far...
2014/12/12 11:09
2014/12/12 11:09
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... up by a Japanese warship, Zamperini then spent two years in a succession of POW camps, suffering beatings and starvation. Much of the time he was under the charge of a...
2014/12/09 08:09
2014/12/09 08:09
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Air Force ret.) of Marshalltown is shown preparing to place a wreath to honor deceased and living POW/MIA members as part of the Wreaths Across America ceremony at the Iowa Veterans Home. Looking...
2014/12/06 07:56
2014/12/06 07:56
14d
... was almost hit by the fighter plane that accompanied his bomber and then by a few German planes. He finally landed in the middle of a forest of pine trees. When Freer regained...
2014/12/04 00:17
2014/12/04 00:17
17d
... celebrities joined the Resistance, or at the very least boycotted the Nazis after the German army occupied Paris in June 1940. In reality many cosied up to their new masters. Historian...
2014/12/03 16:59
2014/12/03 16:59
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Roanoke, VA - As a young man Claude Hodges spent months as a prisoner of war, held by the Germans. The Rocky Mount native is now living his golden years at the Virginia Veterans Care Center near...
2014/11/30 04:44
2014/11/30 04:44
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... Ron Lowe will recall his own time in hell almost seven decades ago.Mr Lowe was held by the Germans as a prisoner of war in the Dachau concentration camp during World War 2.Today Mr Lowe...
2014/11/29 11:16
2014/11/29 11:16
21d
... killed at least 230 people, was the largest-ever assault on Australia mounted by a foreign power. In the immediate aftermath, the Federal Government was attempting to confirm Japan’s claim...
2014/11/28 16:16
2014/11/28 16:16
22d
... in World War II when, at the controls of a heavy bomber aircraft struck by enemy fire over Germany, Flight Lieutenant Strong nursed his spluttering Avro Lancaster back to its English base on...
2014/11/25 17:54
2014/11/25 17:54
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... World War Two’s most audacious escape attempts had no tunnels. These men were clambering over a German POW camp’s perimeter fences. And this daring plan was masterminded by a young army officer...
2014/11/23 12:41
2014/11/23 12:41
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... a time-tested Broadway musical to lessen the seriousness of a season that has become an annual campaign for studios to lobby for awards and critics' top 10 best lists. Here are the movies...
2014/11/23 11:37
2014/11/23 11:37
27d
... treatment of German POWs in Henderson County against the treatment of American soldiers in German POW camps. Singer said his class and Marotta's studied the provisions in Articles 27...
2014/12/18 18:43
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