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Best of New Orleans Gambit
I-10: Ten Things to Know in New Orleans This Week, July 26, 2016For example, buying a membership to the Contemporary Arts Center gets you in to
I-10: Ten Things to Know in New Orleans This Week, July 26, 2016
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted yesterday
For example, buying a membership to the Contemporary Arts Center gets you in to the New Orleans Museum of Art, the National World War II Museum, Le Musee de Free People of Color and several other local museums. Budget-friendly memberships include... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Not shackled by woundsof the U.S. Army and Air Force were wounded during World War II, according to s
Not shackled by wounds
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted yesterday
of the U.S. Army and Air Force were wounded during World War II, according to statistics accessed through the National World War II Museum. Many of these servicemembers returned home with missing limbs and other serious injuries, only to... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
"Museum Month" has free(ish) museum admission in AugustFor example, buying a membership to the Contemporary Arts Center gets you in to
"Museum Month" has free(ish) museum admission in August
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 8 days ago
For example, buying a membership to the Contemporary Arts Center gets you in to the New Orleans Museum of Art, the National World War II Museum, Le Musee de Free People of Color and several other properties. The program is a great way to check out... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Dutch cemetery seeks photos of local WWII heroeswhere the Soileau family name is prevalent. Records are scant. No local school
Dutch cemetery seeks photos of local WWII heroes
The Houma Courier / Posted 8 days ago
where the Soileau family name is prevalent. Records are scant. No local school records. No records at the National World War II Museum in New Orleans. That’s how it is for many of those whose images are missing at Margraten: They have... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Dutch cemetery seeks photos of local WWII heroeswhere the Soileau family name is prevalent. Records are scant. No local school
Dutch cemetery seeks photos of local WWII heroes
The Daily Comet / Posted 8 days ago
where the Soileau family name is prevalent. Records are scant. No local school records. No records at the National World War II Museum in New Orleans. That’s how it is for many of those whose images are missing at Margraten: They have... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Last surviving Doolittle Raid pilot presents Congressional Gold Medal to WWII museumpilot from the 1942 Doolittle Raid – the first U.S. strike against Japan after
Last surviving Doolittle Raid pilot presents Congressional Gold Medal to WWII museum
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 9 days ago
pilot from the 1942 Doolittle Raid – the first U.S. strike against Japan after the attack on Pearl Harbor – has presented a World War II museum with a Congressional Gold Medal. WCCO reports that Lt. Col. Dick Cole, 100, of Comfort, Texas, presented... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Last surviving Doolittle Raid pilot presents Congressional...pilot from the 1942 Doolittle Raid – the first U.S. strike against Japan after
Last surviving Doolittle Raid pilot presents Congressional...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 9 days ago
pilot from the 1942 Doolittle Raid – the first U.S. strike against Japan after the attack on Pearl Harbor – has presented a World War II museum with a Congressional Gold Medal. WCCO reports that Lt. Col. Dick Cole, 100, of Comfort, Texas, presented... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Last surviving Doolittle Raid pilot presents Congressional...pilot from the 1942 Doolittle Raid – the first U.S. strike against Japan after
Last surviving Doolittle Raid pilot presents Congressional...
Dayton Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
pilot from the 1942 Doolittle Raid – the first U.S. strike against Japan after the attack on Pearl Harbor – has presented a World War II museum with a Congressional Gold Medal. WCCO reports that Lt. Col. Dick Cole, 100, of Comfort, Texas, presented... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Last surviving Doolittle Raid pilot presents Congressional Gold Medal to WWII museumpilot from the 1942 Doolittle Raid – the first U.S. strike against Japan after
Last surviving Doolittle Raid pilot presents Congressional Gold Medal to WWII museum
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 9 days ago
pilot from the 1942 Doolittle Raid – the first U.S. strike against Japan after the attack on Pearl Harbor – has presented a World War II museum with a Congressional Gold Medal. WCCO reports that Lt. Col. Dick Cole, 100, of Comfort, Texas, presented... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Last surviving Doolittle Raid pilot presents Congressional Gold Medal to WWII museumpilot from the 1942 Doolittle Raid – the first U.S. strike against Japan after
Last surviving Doolittle Raid pilot presents Congressional Gold Medal to WWII museum
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 9 days ago
pilot from the 1942 Doolittle Raid – the first U.S. strike against Japan after the attack on Pearl Harbor – has presented a World War II museum with a Congressional Gold Medal. WCCO reports that Lt. Col. Dick Cole, 100, of Comfort, Texas, presented... Read more
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ajc.com
Last surviving Doolittle Raid pilot presents Congressional...pilot from the 1942 Doolittle Raid – the first U.S. strike against Japan after
Last surviving Doolittle Raid pilot presents Congressional...
ajc.com / Posted 9 days ago
pilot from the 1942 Doolittle Raid – the first U.S. strike against Japan after the attack on Pearl Harbor – has presented a World War II museum with a Congressional Gold Medal. WCCO reports that Lt. Col. Dick Cole, 100, of Comfort, Texas, presented... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Last surviving Doolittle Raid pilot presents Congressional...pilot from the 1942 Doolittle Raid – the first U.S. strike against Japan after
Last surviving Doolittle Raid pilot presents Congressional...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 9 days ago
pilot from the 1942 Doolittle Raid – the first U.S. strike against Japan after the attack on Pearl Harbor – has presented a World War II museum with a Congressional Gold Medal. WCCO reports that Lt. Col. Dick Cole, 100, of Comfort, Texas, presented... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Last surviving Doolittle Raid pilot presents Congressional...pilot from the 1942 Doolittle Raid – the first U.S. strike against Japan after
Last surviving Doolittle Raid pilot presents Congressional...
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 9 days ago
pilot from the 1942 Doolittle Raid – the first U.S. strike against Japan after the attack on Pearl Harbor – has presented a World War II museum with a Congressional Gold Medal. WCCO reports that Lt. Col. Dick Cole, 100, of Comfort, Texas, presented... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Last living Doolittle pilot gives medal to WWII museumcrashed. The other landed in the Soviet Union. Cole parachuted from his plane
Last living Doolittle pilot gives medal to WWII museum
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 10 days ago
crashed. The other landed in the Soviet Union. Cole parachuted from his plane into the dark of night to survive. He was on hand to present the Fagen Fighters World War II Museum with a gold medal. Copyright 2016 WCCO via CNN. All rights rese... Read more
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Advocate Tribune
Fagen WWII Museum to receive rare Doolittle Raid Gold MedalJapan known as the Doolittle Raid. On Thursday, July 14, 2016, one of the medal
Fagen WWII Museum to receive rare Doolittle Raid Gold Medal
Advocate Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
Japan known as the Doolittle Raid. On Thursday, July 14, 2016, one of the medals will be presented to The Fagen Fighter’s World War II Museum by the last living Doolittle Raider, Lt. Col. Richard E. Cole. Posted Jul. 7, 2016 at 1:36 PM On May... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Veterans form lasting friendships at local breakfast groupwanted to be here today that couldn’t be here, because he’s getting so bad,” sa
Veterans form lasting friendships at local breakfast group
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 21 days ago
wanted to be here today that couldn’t be here, because he’s getting so bad,” said Brunger. According to the National World War II Museum, 16 million Americans served in the war but less than one million of those vets are still alive... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
More than 50 new citizens welcomed at WWII MuseumNEW ORLEANS -- Fifty-six new Americans were welcomed Monday at a naturalization
More than 50 new citizens welcomed at WWII Museum
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 22 days ago
NEW ORLEANS -- Fifty-six new Americans were welcomed Monday at a naturalization ceremony held at the National World War II Museum. The group represented people from 27 different countries. I will support and defend the Constitution and laws of the... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
New citizens sworn in at World War II museumOn the nation’s birthday, a group of new citizens will take the Oath of Allegia
New citizens sworn in at World War II museum
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 22 days ago
On the nation’s birthday, a group of new citizens will take the Oath of Allegiance at the National World War II Museum. The 55 candidates come from 25 different countries on five different continents. Two are active members of the United States... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
92-old World War II Veteran Is Serving AgainWorld War II Veterans still alive. In Texas, there is an estimated 43,000 World
92-old World War II Veteran Is Serving Again
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 22 days ago
World War II Veterans still alive. In Texas, there is an estimated 43,000 World War II veterans, according to the National World War II Museum. Decades after the war, Ray Neal is still serving. "I'm on that last stretch. I don't think I'll have... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
Food and drink events in New Orleans this week (June 26-July 4)June 28Dinner with a Curator6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.Tuesday National World War II M
Food and drink events in New Orleans this week (June 26-July 4)
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 24 days ago
June 28Dinner with a Curator6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.Tuesday National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., (504) 528-1944 www.nationalww2museum.orgThe National World War II Museum's Walt Burgoyne discusses Coastwatchers, which chronicles Australia's... Read more
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The Advocate
New Orleans area calendar for July 1-7, 2016VISITSTBERNARD.COMMONDAY NATURALIZATION CEREMONY: 10 a.m., U.S. Freedom Pavili
New Orleans area calendar for July 1-7, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 26 days ago
VISITSTBERNARD.COMMONDAY NATURALIZATION CEREMONY: 10 a.m., U.S. Freedom Pavilion: The Boeing Center, National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. The Citizenship and Immigration Services will administer the oath of... Read more
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The Advocate
Brexit vote hits home in Louisianareminder of the blood and treasure America has spent to advance a peaceful and
Brexit vote hits home in Louisiana
The Advocate / Posted a month ago
reminder of the blood and treasure America has spent to advance a peaceful and prosperous Europe. It’s the National World War II Museum in New Orleans, which honors the warriors who did so much to nurture a Europe built on common ideals, not... Read more

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