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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Looking back at war on Memorial Day | Cover Storyin shorts — were leaving Berlin, the city where my ancestors had lived for gene
Looking back at war on Memorial Day | Cover Story
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted yesterday
in shorts — were leaving Berlin, the city where my ancestors had lived for generations. It was then, as now, the capital of Germany, the nation in whose army my father, a prominent pediatrician, had served for four years in World War I. On the taxi... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
A new book chronicles the Washington camp that housed German prisoners of war during World War IIhis home on Washington’s South Main Street when World War II almost broke out a
A new book chronicles the Washington camp that housed German prisoners of war during World War II
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 14 days ago
his home on Washington’s South Main Street when World War II almost broke out at his front door. An open truck carrying German prisoners lurched to a stop in front of the Atterberry home. “One of the prisoners had jumped out and was running down... Read more
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Daily Mail
John McCain will back Donald Trump IF he apologizes for POW commentsMcCain has said he will endorse Donald Trump for the GOP nomination if the bill
John McCain will back Donald Trump IF he apologizes for POW comments
Daily Mail / Posted 19 days ago
McCain has said he will endorse Donald Trump for the GOP nomination if the billionaire apologizes for his comments about POW veterans. Trump caused fury among veterans in July last year when he said McCain was only a war hero because he was... Read more
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The Jewish Week
‘To Salvage The Stories Of The Rescued’have been compiled during the past 70-plus years. “We had a case this past yea
‘To Salvage The Stories Of The Rescued’
The Jewish Week / Posted 24 days ago
have been compiled during the past 70-plus years. “We had a case this past year,” Steinfeldt recalled. “There was a German” — Max Nagler — “who wrote a letter to Yad Vashem in 1968, saying he saved the Arzewski family. He said he had served... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Hissène Habré Before the Extraordinary African Chambersdesigns on northern Chad. Under President Ronald Reagan, the United States gave
Hissène Habré Before the Extraordinary African Chambers
AllAfrica.com / Posted 25 days ago
designs on northern Chad. Under President Ronald Reagan, the United States gave covert CIA support to help Habré take power in 1982 and then provided his government with massive military aid. The United States also used a clandestine base in... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Prisoner of war Zbigniew Gutowski helped dig a Great Escape tunnelnight. His aunt quickly sprinkled him with water to baptise him. Mr. Gutowski,
Prisoner of war Zbigniew Gutowski helped dig a Great Escape tunnel
The Globe and Mail / Posted 27 days ago
night. His aunt quickly sprinkled him with water to baptise him. Mr. Gutowski, who has died at the age of 99, survived the German and Russian invasions of Poland, flew fighter planes for the Royal Air Force during the war and was involved in the... Read more
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J Weekly
Are we ready to laugh at the Holocaust? New documentary poses questionfree speech today, but how Shoah victims and survivors used humor as a salve, d
Are we ready to laugh at the Holocaust? New documentary poses question
J Weekly / Posted 30 days ago
free speech today, but how Shoah victims and survivors used humor as a salve, defense mechanism and weapon despite their powerlessness. At a Nevada survivors’ convention filmed in the incongruous setting of the Venetian resort in Las Vegas, one... Read more

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