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TribLIVE
Corporate culture rises in N. KoreaDay Stadium” brand ice cream to the widespread use of plastic to pay the bills,
TribLIVE / Posted 12 hours ago
Day Stadium” brand ice cream to the widespread use of plastic to pay the bills, it's a change visibly and irreversibly transforming her nation. While Kim has in recent weeks gained attention for his threat to fire missiles near Guam, his trademark... Read more
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Canberra Times
Shrug off Hanson's anticsPell is unlikely to toss a hand grenade at the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence
Canberra Times / Posted 18 hours ago
Pell is unlikely to toss a hand grenade at the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence when they make their annual parade down Oxford Street, but poking fun at Islam is just not on. Mustn't offend in the slightest their "religious sensibilities", such... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Shrug off Hanson's anticsPell is unlikely to toss a hand grenade at the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
Pell is unlikely to toss a hand grenade at the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence when they make their annual parade down Oxford Street, but poking fun at Islam is just not on. Mustn't offend in the slightest their "religious sensibilities", such... Read more
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The Age
Shrug off Hanson's anticsPell is unlikely to toss a hand grenade at the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence
The Age / Posted yesterday
Pell is unlikely to toss a hand grenade at the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence when they make their annual parade down Oxford Street, but poking fun at Islam is just not on. Mustn't offend in the slightest their "religious sensibilities", such... Read more
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TribLIVE
Senior officer on damaged ship Fitzgerald to be relieved of commandNavy says the commanding officer of the USS Fitzgerald, which lost seven sailor
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
Navy says the commanding officer of the USS Fitzgerald, which lost seven sailors in a collision off the coast of Japan, will be relieved of command and nearly a dozen other sailors face punishment. The top two officers and the top... Read more
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IGN
Alphabetic Ninjas? Learning the ABCs of Ninja-K from Writer Christos CageProgramme. That’s means there’s Ninja-A and Ninja-B and a bunch of other deadly
IGN / Posted 2 days ago
Programme. That’s means there’s Ninja-A and Ninja-B and a bunch of other deadly, alphabetical ninjas out there. The story for this new comic kicks off when Ninjak learns that a mysterious villain is killing off his predecessors, forcing him to... Read more
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The Davison Index
Letters to the editor | August 17, 2017We encourage letters from our readers. We reserve the right to edit your commen
The Davison Index / Posted 2 days ago
We encourage letters from our readers. We reserve the right to edit your comments and ask you to try to limit them to 400 words or less. Please sign your letter and include a phone number. E-mail letters to ggould@mihomepaper.com. Thoughts on... Read more
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The Davison Index
Viewpoint | August 17, 2017We encourage letters from our readers. We reserve the right to edit your commen
The Davison Index / Posted 2 days ago
We encourage letters from our readers. We reserve the right to edit your comments and ask you to try to limit them to 400 words or less. Please sign your letter and include a phone number. E-mail letters to ggould@mihomepaper.com. Thoughts on... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pirates overpowered by Brewers in latest loss26 home runs this year. The Brewers went into the game with 172 homers, which
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
26 home runs this year. The Brewers went into the game with 172 homers, which was tied with the Los Angeles Dodgers for sixth-most in the majors. By the end of the day, Milwaukee had climbed to fourth place. The Pirates took a 6-5 lead in... Read more
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TribLIVE
Survey: Many citizens of U.S. allies trust Putin over Trumpwith Russian President Vladimir Putin at the G20 Summit in Hamburg. Putin is mo
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the G20 Summit in Hamburg. Putin is more trusted than Trump to do the right thing for the world among citizens of numerous U.S. allies, including Japan, South Korea and seven European NATO members, according... Read more
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TribLIVE
Judge blocks 176-million ton coal mine expansion in Montanahas blocked a proposed 176-million ton expansion of a central Montana coal mine
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
has blocked a proposed 176-million ton expansion of a central Montana coal mine in a ruling that criticized U.S. officials for downplaying the climate change impacts of the project and inflating its economic benefits. U.S. District Judge Donald... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Yeastie Boys: Movin’ On UpBoys: Movin’ on upGround-breaking New Zealand brewers – Yeastie Boys – today an
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
Boys: Movin’ on upGround-breaking New Zealand brewers – Yeastie Boys – today announced a new contract brewing relationship for their award-winning craft beer in New Zealand. From September, Yeastie Boys’ deliciously irreverent core range of ales... Read more
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TribLIVE
U.S. vet returns dead Japanese soldier’s flagU.S. vet returns dead Japanese soldier's flag | TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bri
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
U.S. vet returns dead Japanese soldier's flag | TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville StarSouth Hills RecordThe HeraldHampton JournalShaler JournalPine Creek JournalTriblive Online Only U.S. vet returns dead... Read more
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TribLIVE
Retailers stumble but stocks barely change overallSporting Goods and Advance Auto Parts both disclosed disappointing second-quart
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
Sporting Goods and Advance Auto Parts both disclosed disappointing second-quarter results and cut their annual forecasts, which affected a slew of other companies. Other retailers also dropped, including Home Depot, which posted strong... Read more
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TribLIVE
Tough competition helps Plum resident Blake grow his golf gamecompetition helps Plum resident Blake grow his golf game Some WPIAL golfers sp
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
competition helps Plum resident Blake grow his golf game Some WPIAL golfers spend their offseason getting ready for the fall by playing a few rounds at their local course with teammates. Tyler Blake spent his competing against top... Read more
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The Age
Foolish of Malcolm Turnbull to pre-empt the High Court decision on Barnaby Joyceconsideration since 1998, but seems not to have been a problem until this year.
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
consideration since 1998, but seems not to have been a problem until this year. Why is this so? Is it a sudden influx of 'foreigners' threatening the integrity of government or a ploy to cause disruption in the ranks. Whatever the outcome, it is... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Foolish of Malcolm Turnbull to pre-empt the High Court decision on Barnaby Joyceconsideration since 1998, but seems not to have been a problem until this year.
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 4 days ago
consideration since 1998, but seems not to have been a problem until this year. Why is this so? Is it a sudden influx of 'foreigners' threatening the integrity of government or a ploy to cause disruption in the ranks. Whatever the outcome, it is... Read more
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EuroNews
May to lead business delegation to JapanLONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May will visit Japan this month for t
EuroNews / Posted 4 days ago
LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Theresa May will visit Japan this month for talks with her Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe to discuss Brexit, trade and defence, her office said on Tuesday. May will lead a business delegation drawn from a range of... Read more
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Reuters
Britain's May to lead business delegation to JapanLONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May will visit Japan this mon
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
LONDON (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May will visit Japan this month for talks with her Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe to discuss Brexit, trade and defense, her office said on Tuesday. May will lead a business delegation drawn from a... Read more
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dna
Britain's May to lead business delegation to JapanBritish Prime Minister Theresa May will visit Japan this month for talks with h
dna / Posted 4 days ago
British Prime Minister Theresa May will visit Japan this month for talks with her Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe to discuss Brexit, trade and defence, her office said on Tuesday. May will lead a business delegation drawn from a range of different... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Weekend winners, losers, Protesting on the rise, Rushmore of Steve Martinand led to Thomas spraying it around the yard like he was in a Sunday group at
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
and led to Thomas spraying it around the yard like he was in a Sunday group at Signal. Then, he drained a 20-plus footer for a bogey 5 that felt like a birdie in some respects. He closed in style — he was 4 under on his last 12 holes — for his... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Those Who Served: Letters of warMcCarty kept busy at the end of World War II in the infantry. The staff sergea
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
McCarty kept busy at the end of World War II in the infantry. The staff sergeant is now 94 years old, and sent hundreds of letters to his future wife from Europe that jog his memory. He grew up in St. Joseph, and later lived in Champaign, where he... Read more
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TribLIVE
Hampton grad Karger helps to coach Hong Kong women’s lacrosse national teamher to the Far East. Karger, a 2004 Hampton graduate, recently returned from a
TribLIVE / Posted 5 days ago
her to the Far East. Karger, a 2004 Hampton graduate, recently returned from a coaching stint at the Women's World Cup for Lacrosse in England, where she served as the goalkeepers coach for the Hong Kong national team. Since earning a... Read more
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TribLIVE
Justin Thomas holds off contenders to capture first major at PGA ChampionshipReed 69-73-69-67 — 278 -6 Rickie Fowler 69-70-73-67— 279 -5 CHARLOTTE, N.C. —
TribLIVE / Posted 5 days ago
Reed 69-73-69-67 — 278 -6 Rickie Fowler 69-70-73-67— 279 -5 CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Justin Thomas remembers hearing the roar before he ever saw the shot. He had access to the clubhouse at Valhalla in 2000 as the 7-year-old son of a PGA professional,... Read more
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TribLIVE
North Korean tensions aren’t deterring tourists from GuamKorean travel agency, said several customers called with concerns, but they wer
TribLIVE / Posted 5 days ago
Korean travel agency, said several customers called with concerns, but they weren't worried enough to pay cancellation fees for their trips. "It seems North Korea racks up tension once or twice every year, and travelers have become insensitive... Read more
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TribLIVE
Despite poor finish, Kisner holds lead going to final round of PGA Championshipinto the final round at Quail Hollow. Kisner already gave up a two-shot lead w
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
into the final round at Quail Hollow. Kisner already gave up a two-shot lead with a 6-iron into the water on the 16th hole for double bogey. Then, he nearly did it again at the end of Quail Hollow's fabled “Green Mile.” His 7-iron went left toward... Read more
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TribLIVE
Usain Bolt’s final race ends in agonyin excruciating pain. The Jamaican great crumpled to the track with a left-leg
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
in excruciating pain. The Jamaican great crumpled to the track with a left-leg injury as he was chasing a final gold medal for the Jamaican 400-meter relay team on Saturday at the world championships. Having to make up lots of ground on the anchor... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
WWII veteran returns battlefield flag to JapanMonday, Aug. 7, 2017 photo, WWII veteran Marvin Strombo, right, and Obon Societ
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 7 days ago
Monday, Aug. 7, 2017 photo, WWII veteran Marvin Strombo, right, and Obon Society executives director Rex Zika hold up a Japanese flag with names written on it in Portland, Ore. Strombo recovered the flag from a dead Japanese soldier in the... Read more
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Rutland Herald
WWII vet, 93, brings flag back |WWII veteran Marvin Strombo, right, and Obon Society executive director Rex Zik
Rutland Herald / Posted 7 days ago
WWII veteran Marvin Strombo, right, and Obon Society executive director Rex Zika lay out a Japanese flag with names written on it in Portland, Ore., on Monday. Strombo recovered the flag from a dead Japanese soldier in the Pacific more than 70 years... Read more
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The Columbian
WWII vet brings fallen enemy’s keepsake on long journey homePORTLAND — Marvin Strombo was behind Japanese enemy lines on a Pacific island d
The Columbian / Posted 7 days ago
PORTLAND — Marvin Strombo was behind Japanese enemy lines on a Pacific island during World War II when he realized the other five men in his squadron had moved on without him. The young U.S. Marine, part of an elite scout-sniper platoon fighting a... Read more
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The Seattle Times
WWII vet brings fallen enemy’s keepsake on long journey homePORTLAND, Ore. — Marvin Strombo was behind Japanese enemy lines on a Pacific is
The Seattle Times / Posted 7 days ago
PORTLAND, Ore. — Marvin Strombo was behind Japanese enemy lines on a Pacific island during World War II when he realized the other five men in his squadron had moved on without him. The young U.S. Marine, part of an elite scout-sniper platoon... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
WWII veteran, 93, brings back flag taken from Japanese soldierA U.S. Marine who served in the Pacific during World War II is traveling to a r
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 7 days ago
A U.S. Marine who served in the Pacific during World War II is traveling to a remote Japanese village to return a flag he took from the body of a dead enemy soldier 73 years ago. The Oregon-based Obon Society was able to identify the flag's owner as... Read more
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TribLIVE
WWII vet brings fallen enemy’s keepsake on long journey homeOnline Only WWII vet brings fallen enemy's keepsake on long journey home PORT
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
Online Only WWII vet brings fallen enemy's keepsake on long journey home PORTLAND, Ore. — Marvin Strombo was behind Japanese enemy lines on a Pacific island during World War II when he realized the other five men in his squadron had moved on... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
WWII vet brings fallen enemy's keepsake on long journey homeMarvin Strombo was behind Japanese enemy lines on a Pacific island during World
KWWL Iowa / Posted 7 days ago
Marvin Strombo was behind Japanese enemy lines on a Pacific island during World War II when he realized the other five men in his squadron had moved on without him. The young U.S. Marine, part of an elite scout-sniper platoon fighting a 1944 battle... Read more
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TribLIVE
US stocks snap 3-day losing streak in roller coaster weekled by gains in technology companies and banks. Gains among technology compani
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
led by gains in technology companies and banks. Gains among technology companies helped snap a three-day losing streak for U.S. stocks Friday, though the market ended with its worst weekly loss since March. The modest rebound came at the end... Read more
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Boston Globe
WWII veteran brings fallen enemy’s keepsake on long journey homePORTLAND, Ore. — Marvin Strombo was behind Japanese enemy lines on a Pacific is
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
PORTLAND, Ore. — Marvin Strombo was behind Japanese enemy lines on a Pacific island during World War II when he realized the other five men in his squadron had moved on without him. The young US Marine, part of an elite scout-sniper platoon fighting... Read more
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TribLIVE
What does North Korea really want? Its playbook offers cluesof missiles toward a major U.S. military hub — and the home to 160,000 American
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
of missiles toward a major U.S. military hub — and the home to 160,000 American civilians — may seem like a pretty bad move for a country that is seriously outgunned and has an awful lot to lose. But pushing the envelope, or just threatening to do... Read more
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International Business Times
WWII sniper veteran returns flag plundered from Japanese soldier corpse 73 years ago Marvin Strombo was 20-years-old in 1944; a young US marine, fighting the Japane
International Business Times / Posted 7 days ago
Marvin Strombo was 20-years-old in 1944; a young US marine, fighting the Japanese on the island of Saipan. He was part of a scout-sniper platoon, based near the town of Garapan. One day, scanning the field looking for his squadron, he noticed a... Read more
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The Morning Call
WWII veteran, 93, returns flag taken from enemy soldierPORTLAND, Ore. — Marvin Strombo was behind Japanese enemy lines on a Pacific is
The Morning Call / Posted 7 days ago
PORTLAND, Ore. — Marvin Strombo was behind Japanese enemy lines on a Pacific island during World War II when he realized the other five men in his squadron had moved on without him. The young U.S. Marine, part of an elite scout-sniper platoon... Read more
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TribLIVE
Brawl Under the Bridge: Demolition Ax takes final bow22nd, 2017. Bill Eadie battled in his first wrestling match in 1972 in Pittsbu
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
22nd, 2017. Bill Eadie battled in his first wrestling match in 1972 in Pittsburgh. After wrestling around the world and for more than three decades, Eadie returned to Pittsburgh for his last singles match in Homestead. "I won't miss this part,"... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
August 11, 2017Email Letters: Context about coal markets and climate would provide a balance
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
Email Letters: Context about coal markets and climate would provide a balanced perspective I was surprised Sentinel reporter Gary Harmon didn’t include any context, about climate change or about coal markets, in his piece “Coal... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
WWII veteran, 93, brings back flag taken from enemy soldierMarvin Strombo was behind Japanese enemy lines on a Pacific island during World
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
Marvin Strombo was behind Japanese enemy lines on a Pacific island during World War II when he realized the other five men in his squadron had moved on without him. PORTLAND, Ore. — Marvin Strombo was behind Japanese enemy lines on a Pacific island... Read more
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ABC News
WWII veteran, 93, brings back flag taken from enemy soldierMarvin Strombo was behind Japanese enemy lines on a Pacific island during World
ABC News / Posted 8 days ago
Marvin Strombo was behind Japanese enemy lines on a Pacific island during World War II when he realized the other five men in his squadron had moved on without him. The young U.S. Marine, part of an elite scout-sniper platoon fighting a 1944 battle... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
WWII Marine traveling to Japan to return soldier's flagMarvin Strombo was behind Japanese enemy lines on a Pacific island during World
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 8 days ago
Marvin Strombo was behind Japanese enemy lines on a Pacific island during World War II when he realized the other five men in his squadron had moved on without him. The young U.S. Marine, part of an elite scout-sniper platoon fighting a 1944 battle... Read more
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BC Local News
WWII veteran, 93, brings back flag taken from enemy soldierMarvin Strombo was behind Japanese enemy lines on a Pacific island during World
BC Local News / Posted 8 days ago
Marvin Strombo was behind Japanese enemy lines on a Pacific island during World War II when he realized the other five men in his squadron had moved on without him. The young U.S. Marine, part of an elite scout-sniper platoon fighting a 1944 battle... Read more
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FOX News
WWII veteran, 93, brings back flag taken from enemy soldierPORTLAND, Ore. – Marvin Strombo was behind Japanese enemy lines on a Pacific is
FOX News / Posted 8 days ago
PORTLAND, Ore. – Marvin Strombo was behind Japanese enemy lines on a Pacific island during World War II when he realized the other five men in his squadron had moved on without him. The young U.S. Marine, part of an elite scout-sniper platoon... Read more
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Calgary Sun
U.S. war veteran brings back Japanese flag taken from enemy soldierPORTLAND, Ore. — Marvin Strombo was behind Japanese enemy lines on a Pacific is
Calgary Sun / Posted 8 days ago
PORTLAND, Ore. — Marvin Strombo was behind Japanese enemy lines on a Pacific island during the Second World War when he realized the other five men in his squadron had moved on without him. The young U.S. Marine, part of an elite scout-sniper... Read more
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CBS News
U.S. WWII vet, 93, returning flag he took from dead Japanese soldierPORTLAND, Ore. -- Marvin Strombo was behind Japanese enemy lines on a Pacific i
CBS News / Posted 8 days ago
PORTLAND, Ore. -- Marvin Strombo was behind Japanese enemy lines on a Pacific island during World War II when he realized the other five men in his squadron had moved on without him. The young U.S. Marine, part of an elite scout-sniper platoon... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
WWII veteran, 93, brings back flag taken from enemy soldierUS Marine Marvin Strombo took a ‘good luck’ flag from the body of a dead Japane
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 8 days ago
US Marine Marvin Strombo took a ‘good luck’ flag from the body of a dead Japanese corporal 73 years ago during World War II. Now the 93-year-old veteran is making a journey of 10,000 miles to return the flag to the dead soldier’s family. (Aug.... Read more
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The New Canaan News
WWII veteran, 93, brings back flag taken from enemy soldierUS Marine Marvin Strombo took a ‘good luck’ flag from the body of a dead Japane
The New Canaan News / Posted 8 days ago
US Marine Marvin Strombo took a ‘good luck’ flag from the body of a dead Japanese corporal 73 years ago during World War II. Now the 93-year-old veteran is making a journey of 10,000 miles to return the flag to the dead soldier’s family. (Aug.... Read more
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