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2014/07/27 01:50
2014/07/27 01:50
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... live with an aunt in Washington, D.C. He was 18 when Pearl Harbor was bombed and, days after, Germany declared war on America. Early in 1942, he signed up, ultimately becoming a pilot with the...
2014/07/27 01:50
2014/07/27 01:50
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2014/07/26 07:53
2014/07/26 07:53
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... to identify binge-eating. He died at 92. Karl Albrecht: After his release from an Allied POW camp in WWII, German businessman joined his brother in building Albrecht Discount – Aldi – and...
2014/07/26 07:42
2014/07/26 07:42
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... signal to start firing. It was not: the ship had struck a mine – almost certainly laid by a German passenger liner that had just passed through the area – and the British battleship had been...
2014/07/25 14:58
2014/07/25 14:58
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... all a big game. An adventure. In 1944, air force pilot Donald Edy listened from his bunk in a German prisoner of war camp as 76 men slipped into the mouth of a hand-dug tunnel. More than 200 men...
2014/07/25 06:08
2014/07/25 06:08
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Dazed by shell fire and with his rifle jammed, John Cooper was overwhelmed by German infantry — he was captured. In the final part of our series looking at the Dundee First World War soldier, we...
2014/07/20 05:13
2014/07/20 05:13
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While the Nativity scene is well-known, the circumstances that brought those German prisoners to Kossuth County remained relatively unknown for decades. A group of Algona residents set out to change...
2014/07/17 23:16
2014/07/17 23:16
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S.C. (WCIV) -- A fight is brewing over a piece of history in West Ashley. A chimney once part of a German POW camp is the focus of the battle. The West Ashley land owners have long wanted the...
2014/07/17 18:12
2014/07/17 18:12
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... movies appears unstoppable, the supply inexhaustible. Last year saw the release of films about Germany during the war (The Book Thief), British soldiers imprisoned by the Japanese (The Railway...
2014/07/16 23:53
2014/07/16 23:53
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July 16, 2014 5:27 PM EDTUpdated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014 7:33 PM EDT The Honouliuli Internment Camp By: Jon RombaoaA course offered at UH West Oahu is getting 13 students involved in an...
2014/07/16 11:55
2014/07/16 11:55
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... war has returned to Cumbria – and one of the first people to greet him was another former PoW. Harry Werner, 88, now lives in Essen, Germany, and works as an engineer. Back in 1946, he was...
2014/07/15 08:15
2014/07/15 08:15
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... a Museum of the Prisoner of War Camps (muzeum.zagan.pl) at Zagan, which tells the story of the German POW camp at Stalag Luft III. The museum has done a fine job of recreating the watch towers...
2014/07/13 18:09
2014/07/13 18:09
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When the reunification of Germany was mooted in 1989, there were misgivings expressed in some European capitals, but Ben-Natan had no fears: “A united Germany is not an Israeli concern — in fact, it’s...
2014/07/13 05:08
2014/07/13 05:08
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These are ordinary people who suddenly have to face horror and loss: an elderly French farmer, his German neighbour, an American far from home and a brave student turned nurse. While it's an...
2014/07/11 11:20
2014/07/11 11:20
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From prisoner of war to City legend, Bert Trautmann’s rise to stardom was a remarkable one. The German was a former Luftwaffe paratrooper who had been placed in a POW camp in Ashton-in-Makerfield,...
2014/07/10 23:28
2014/07/10 23:28
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... whether the resulting boost to the economy is worth the expense.WWII veteran honored with POW medal On Wednesday, a humble hero finally got the recognition he deserved: a Congressional...
2014/07/10 18:18
2014/07/10 18:18
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... made 70 years ago. Preston, who served in the U.S. Army Air Corps, spent just over a year in a German prison camp after being shot down behind enemy lines. In a ceremony Wednesday at Willow Point...
2014/07/09 14:38
2014/07/09 14:38
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... off the beaches at Dunkirk, but was later captured in the Middle East and ended up at a prison camp in Austria. Internet searches resulted in bits and pieces of information and then she got in...
2014/07/07 00:19
2014/07/07 00:19
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... to have served in both the United States Army and, following a January 1945 escape from a German POW camp, the Soviet Union Army. For John Beyrle, the former United States ambassador to...
2014/07/06 21:40
2014/07/06 21:40
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Warren County. Organized by a local chapter of the Rolling Thunder, the ride is meant to promote POW/MIA Awareness and Veterans Rights. Rolling Thunder representatives called out the names of...
2014/07/06 08:18
2014/07/06 08:18
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Veronica Roth "Insurgent" by Veronica Roth. "The Goldfinch" by Donna Tartt. "The Railway Man: a POW's Searing Account of War, Brutality and Forgiveness" by Eric Lomax. Awarding winning and lately...
2014/07/27 01:50
2014/07/27 01:50
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