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The Advocate
Disturbing display of historical ignoranceI happened to be at the National World War II Museum recently showing around a
Disturbing display of historical ignorance
The Advocate / Posted 21 hours ago
I happened to be at the National World War II Museum recently showing around a former Middle East adviser to Vice President Joe Biden. We were accompanied by another museum member. We were stopped by a gentleman who had some questions for us. He... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Pride and patriotism fill Marietta’s VFW postimpressive feat. In the state of Ohio, as of Jan. 2016, there are 28,316 still
Pride and patriotism fill Marietta’s VFW post
The Marietta Times / Posted yesterday
impressive feat. In the state of Ohio, as of Jan. 2016, there are 28,316 still living although, according to the National World War II Museum, 430 die per day in the United States. "We should try to honor our vets every day, not just today," said... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
News from the world of entertainmentfate of nearly finished WWII museum Poland's conservative government is taking
News from the world of entertainment
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 3 days ago
fate of nearly finished WWII museum Poland's conservative government is taking steps that threaten an ambitious new World War II museum which international experts have spent eight years creating - the latest ideological battle the... Read more
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The Advocate
New Orleans area calendar for April 29-May 5, 2016Club in New Orleans, which had a building at the corner of Canal and Dryades. O
New Orleans area calendar for April 29-May 5, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
Club in New Orleans, which had a building at the corner of Canal and Dryades. On display until June 4. NATIONAL WORLD WAR II MUSEUM: 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. “Fighting for the Right to Fight: African-American Experiences in World... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
Author tells father’s story of war silence - Dianne Dempsey-Legnon releases ‘A Louisiana Soldier: Willis A. Fontenot’ LAFAYETTE La. – “A Louisiana Soldier: Willis A. Fontenot: 86th Chemical Mortar Battalion WWII” ( published by Lulu ) shares the t...home, he was reluctant to discuss his experiences, much like many other America
Author tells father’s story of war silence - Dianne Dempsey-Legnon releases ‘A Louisiana Soldier: Willis A. Fontenot’ LAFAYETTE La. – “A Louisiana Soldier: Willis A. Fontenot: 86th Chemical Mortar Battalion WWII” ( published by Lulu ) shares the t...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
home, he was reluctant to discuss his experiences, much like many other American soldiers. “According to the National World War II Museum, we are losing this generation of elderly soldiers at a rate far greater than that of those killed during... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Veterans tour war memorialsin May 2004 when the World War II monument was dedicated. Today, there are fewe
Veterans tour war memorials
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
in May 2004 when the World War II monument was dedicated. Today, there are fewer than 700,000, according to the National World War II Museum, including about 7,600 in Arkansas and 9,400 in Oklahoma. Over the past decade, Honor Flight Network has... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museumWARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's conservative government is taking steps that thr
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museum
The Oklahoman / Posted 7 days ago
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's conservative government is taking steps that threaten an ambitious new World War II museum which international experts have spent eight years creating — the latest ideological battle the nation's nationalistic... Read more
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Daily Herald
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museumWARSAW, Poland -- Poland's conservative government is taking steps that threate
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museum
Daily Herald / Posted 7 days ago
WARSAW, Poland -- Poland's conservative government is taking steps that threaten an ambitious new World War II museum which international experts have spent eight years creating - the latest ideological battle the nation's nationalistic authorities... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museumWARSAW, Poland (AP) � Poland's conservative government is taking steps that thr
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museum
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 7 days ago
WARSAW, Poland (AP) � Poland's conservative government is taking steps that threaten an ambitious new World War II museum which international experts have spent eight years creating � the latest ideological battle the nation's nationalistic... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museumWARSAW, Poland (AP) - Poland's conservative government is taking steps that thr
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museum
Hawaii News Now / Posted 7 days ago
WARSAW, Poland (AP) - Poland's conservative government is taking steps that threaten an ambitious new World War II museum which international experts have spent eight years creating - the latest ideological battle the nation's nationalistic... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museumWARSAW, Poland (AP) - Poland's conservative government is taking steps that thr
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museum
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 7 days ago
WARSAW, Poland (AP) - Poland's conservative government is taking steps that threaten an ambitious new World War II museum which international experts have spent eight years creating - the latest ideological battle the nation's nationalistic... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museumWARSAW, Poland (AP) - Poland's conservative government is taking steps that thr
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museum
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 7 days ago
WARSAW, Poland (AP) - Poland's conservative government is taking steps that threaten an ambitious new World War II museum which international experts have spent eight years creating - the latest ideological battle the nation's nationalistic... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museumWARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland’s conservative government is taking steps that thr
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museum
The Seattle Times / Posted 7 days ago
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland’s conservative government is taking steps that threaten an ambitious new World War II museum which international experts have spent eight years creating — the latest ideological battle the nation’s nationalistic... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museumWARSAW, Poland (AP) - Poland's conservative government is taking steps that thr
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museum
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 7 days ago
WARSAW, Poland (AP) - Poland's conservative government is taking steps that threaten an ambitious new World War II museum which international experts have spent eight years creating - the latest ideological battle the nation's nationalistic... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museumWARSAW, Poland (AP) - Poland's conservative government is taking steps that thr
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museum
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 7 days ago
WARSAW, Poland (AP) - Poland's conservative government is taking steps that threaten an ambitious new World War II museum which international experts have spent eight years creating - the latest ideological battle the nation's nationalistic... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museumWARSAW, Poland (AP) - Poland's conservative government is taking steps that thr
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museum
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 7 days ago
WARSAW, Poland (AP) - Poland's conservative government is taking steps that threaten an ambitious new World War II museum which international experts have spent eight years creating - the latest ideological battle the nation's nationalistic... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museumWARSAW, Poland (AP) - Poland's conservative government is taking steps that thr
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museum
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 7 days ago
WARSAW, Poland (AP) - Poland's conservative government is taking steps that threaten an ambitious new World War II museum which international experts have spent eight years creating - the latest ideological battle the nation's nationalistic... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museumWARSAW, Poland (AP) - Poland's conservative government is taking steps that thr
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museum
KXXV Waco / Posted 7 days ago
WARSAW, Poland (AP) - Poland's conservative government is taking steps that threaten an ambitious new World War II museum which international experts have spent eight years creating - the latest ideological battle the nation's nationalistic... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museumWARSAW, Poland (AP) - Poland's conservative government is taking steps that thr
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museum
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 7 days ago
WARSAW, Poland (AP) - Poland's conservative government is taking steps that threaten an ambitious new World War II museum which international experts have spent eight years creating - the latest ideological battle the nation's nationalistic... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museumWARSAW, Poland (AP) - Poland's conservative government is taking steps that thr
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museum
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 7 days ago
WARSAW, Poland (AP) - Poland's conservative government is taking steps that threaten an ambitious new World War II museum which international experts have spent eight years creating - the latest ideological battle the nation's nationalistic... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museumWARSAW, Poland (AP) - Poland's conservative government is taking steps that thr
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museum
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 7 days ago
WARSAW, Poland (AP) - Poland's conservative government is taking steps that threaten an ambitious new World War II museum which international experts have spent eight years creating - the latest ideological battle the nation's nationalistic... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museumWARSAW, Poland (AP) - Poland's conservative government is taking steps that thr
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museum
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 7 days ago
WARSAW, Poland (AP) - Poland's conservative government is taking steps that threaten an ambitious new World War II museum which international experts have spent eight years creating - the latest ideological battle the nation's nationalistic... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museumWARSAW, Poland (AP) - Poland's conservative government is taking steps that thr
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museum
WSMV Nashville / Posted 7 days ago
WARSAW, Poland (AP) - Poland's conservative government is taking steps that threaten an ambitious new World War II museum which international experts have spent eight years creating - the latest ideological battle the nation's nationalistic... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museumWARSAW, Poland (AP) - Poland's conservative government is taking steps that thr
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museum
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 7 days ago
WARSAW, Poland (AP) - Poland's conservative government is taking steps that threaten an ambitious new World War II museum which international experts have spent eight years creating - the latest ideological battle the nation's nationalistic... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museumWARSAW, Poland (AP) - Poland's conservative government is taking steps that thr
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museum
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 7 days ago
WARSAW, Poland (AP) - Poland's conservative government is taking steps that threaten an ambitious new World War II museum which international experts have spent eight years creating - the latest ideological battle the nation's nationalistic... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museumPoland's conservative government is taking steps that threaten an ambitious new
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museum
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 7 days ago
Poland's conservative government is taking steps that threaten an ambitious new World War II museum which international experts have spent eight years creating — the latest ideological battle the nation's nationalistic authorities are waging against... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museumWARSAW, Poland (AP) - Poland's conservative government is taking steps that thr
Polish leaders threaten fate of nearly finished WWII museum
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 7 days ago
WARSAW, Poland (AP) - Poland's conservative government is taking steps that threaten an ambitious new World War II museum which international experts have spent eight years creating - the latest ideological battle the nation's nationalistic... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
As honor flights return, 75 tour war monuments in D.C.in May 2004 when the World War II monument was dedicated. Today, there are fewe
As honor flights return, 75 tour war monuments in D.C.
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
in May 2004 when the World War II monument was dedicated. Today, there are fewer than 700,000, according to the National World War II Museum, including about 7,600 in Arkansas and 9,400 in Oklahoma. Over the past decade, Honor Flight Network has... Read more
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The Advocate
WWII Museum honors Tuskegee Airmen, adds restored P-51 plane to collectionThursday, McGee and 90-year-old Lt. Col. George Hardy, another retired member o
WWII Museum honors Tuskegee Airmen, adds restored P-51 plane to collection
The Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
Thursday, McGee and 90-year-old Lt. Col. George Hardy, another retired member of the Tuskegee Airmen, were at the National World War II Museum in New Orleans for the opening of the exhibit “Fighting for the Right to Fight: African American... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
WWII Museum honors Tuskegee Airmen, adds restored P-51 plane to collectionThursday, McGee and 90-year-old Lt. Col. George Hardy, another retired member o
WWII Museum honors Tuskegee Airmen, adds restored P-51 plane to collection
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 9 days ago
Thursday, McGee and 90-year-old Lt. Col. George Hardy, another retired member of the Tuskegee Airmen, were at the National World War II Museum in New Orleans for the opening of the exhibit "Fighting for the Right to Fight: African American... Read more
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The Advocate
New Orleans area calendar for April 22-28, 2016St., New Orleans. Features some of the institution’s extensive holdings in wate
New Orleans area calendar for April 22-28, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
St., New Orleans. Features some of the institution’s extensive holdings in watercolors. Free. Through May 21. National World War II Museum: 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. “Fighting for the Right to Fight: African-American Experiences in World... Read more
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Gamasutra
Wargaming is the Official Sponsor for the Armour & Embarkation Eventtaking part in the parade for Weymouth War Weekend and the other visiting Castl
Wargaming is the Official Sponsor for the Armour & Embarkation Event
Gamasutra / Posted 10 days ago
taking part in the parade for Weymouth War Weekend and the other visiting Castletown, Portland, for the opening of a World War II museum. “The Armour & Embarkation event will enable spectators to get a real taste of history,” said Richard... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
Food & Drink Events: April 18 - 24, 2016April 19 Dinner with a Curator6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. Tuesday National World War
Food & Drink Events: April 18 - 24, 2016
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 12 days ago
April 19 Dinner with a Curator6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. Tuesday National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., (504) 528-1944 www.nationalww2museum.orgVirtual Classroom Coordinator Chrissy Gregg discusses the protection of Italian art treasures during... Read more
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The Columbian
Off Beat: It’s ‘see you later,’ not goodbye, for artist and paintingWWII Museum. As The Columbian reported on Wednesday, Sage’s painting of the att
Off Beat: It’s ‘see you later,’ not goodbye, for artist and painting
The Columbian / Posted 13 days ago
WWII Museum. As The Columbian reported on Wednesday, Sage’s painting of the attack on Pearl Harbor has been acquired by the World War II museum in New Orleans. Sage was a Marine serving aboard the USS Maryland, one of the battleships targeted by... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Slight chance of rain before a drier weekendmore>> Watch FOX 8 News LIVE weekdays: Morning Edition 4:30 am until 9 am, FOX
Slight chance of rain before a drier weekend
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 16 days ago
more>> Watch FOX 8 News LIVE weekdays: Morning Edition 4:30 am until 9 am, FOX 8 News at Noon, 4 pm, 5 pm, 9 pm & 10 pm. World War II Museum sets visitation recordWorld War II Museum sets visitation record A record number of visitors toured the... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Hokie Gajan visitation, funeral set for Fridaymore>> Watch FOX 8 News LIVE weekdays: Morning Edition 4:30 am until 9 am, FOX
Hokie Gajan visitation, funeral set for Friday
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 16 days ago
more>> Watch FOX 8 News LIVE weekdays: Morning Edition 4:30 am until 9 am, FOX 8 News at Noon, 4 pm, 5 pm, 9 pm & 10 pm. World War II Museum sets visitation recordWorld War II Museum sets visitation record A record number of visitors toured the... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
WWII veterans' dream of a new home comes truefix it," Lee said. "Since your story aired, we've received donations from comm
WWII veterans' dream of a new home comes true
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 16 days ago
fix it," Lee said. "Since your story aired, we've received donations from community supporters, Turner Construction, and a World War II Museum board member really wants to bring him home," said St. Bernard Project Development manager Elizabeth... Read more
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The Advocate
New Orleans area calendar for April 15-21, 2016518 Julia St., New Orleans. Mitchell Lonas explores the phenomenon of murmurati
New Orleans area calendar for April 15-21, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 17 days ago
518 Julia St., New Orleans. Mitchell Lonas explores the phenomenon of murmurations. Runs through April 22. NATIONAL WORLD WAR II MUSEUM: 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. “Fighting for the Right to Fight: African-American Experiences in World... Read more
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Daily Herald
Victim's son uses relief trip to aid healingDay parade. Even in the midst of sight-seeing, Edwards was able to honor his f
Victim's son uses relief trip to aid healing
Daily Herald / Posted 19 days ago
Day parade. Even in the midst of sight-seeing, Edwards was able to honor his father during a trip to the National World War II Museum, which features an exhibit on the aircraft used during the war. Like his father, Edwards wants to be an... Read more
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The Forward
Why Anti-Semitic Propaganda Seems Oddly Relevant Todaythe United States fifty years ago, after he traded his coin collection for a fr
Why Anti-Semitic Propaganda Seems Oddly Relevant Today
The Forward / Posted 19 days ago
the United States fifty years ago, after he traded his coin collection for a friend’s Presidential letters. He founded The World War II Museum in Boston in 1999 as a private collection. Over the years, Rendell appraised works, like the Random House... Read more
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DW
US Secretary Kerry makes historic visit to atomic bomb memorial at Hiroshima |US Secretary of State John Kerry on Monday made a historic visit to a World War
US Secretary Kerry makes historic visit to atomic bomb memorial at Hiroshima |
DW / Posted 20 days ago
US Secretary of State John Kerry on Monday made a historic visit to a World War II museum in the Japanese city of Hiroshima that commemorates the death of more than 140,000 Japanese from the first-ever wartime use of an atomic bomb. The visit by... Read more
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The Manila Times
Mango tree, toilet: ‘Horrors of war’stay long in the garrison and was lucky to be immediately released. Cervantes,
Mango tree, toilet: ‘Horrors of war’
The Manila Times / Posted 23 days ago
stay long in the garrison and was lucky to be immediately released. Cervantes, who works as a volunteer tour guide at a World War II Museum located at the back of the school, pointed to a big mango tree and a preserved toilet for girls... Read more
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The Advocate
New Orleans area calendar for April 8-14, 2016518 Julia St., New Orleans. Mitchell Lonas explores the phenomenon of murmurati
New Orleans area calendar for April 8-14, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 24 days ago
518 Julia St., New Orleans. Mitchell Lonas explores the phenomenon of murmurations. Runs through April 22. National World War II Museum: 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. “Fighting for the Right to Fight: African-American Experiences in World... Read more
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The Manila Times
Monument depicts US, Japan surrender talksin Pampanga and were later jammed into trains to Capas, Tarlac. Adjacent to th
Monument depicts US, Japan surrender talks
The Manila Times / Posted 24 days ago
in Pampanga and were later jammed into trains to Capas, Tarlac. Adjacent to the Surrender Site Monument is the Bataan World War II Museum. It was reported that during the construction of the museum many skeletons were dug up, believed to be... Read more
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Daily Journal
'Who' knew Dr. Seuss created political cartoons?along with English teacher Jaime Lapsley and social studies teacher Ted Sisco,
'Who' knew Dr. Seuss created political cartoons?
Daily Journal / Posted 26 days ago
along with English teacher Jaime Lapsley and social studies teacher Ted Sisco, hosted a Skype video conference with the World War II Museum in New Orleans on March 23 in the VHS North Media Center. The lesson involved students discussing and... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Local crew readies P-51 for National WWII Museuma crew working at Gillespie Field has almost finished restoring a World War II-
Local crew readies P-51 for National WWII Museum
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 28 days ago
a crew working at Gillespie Field has almost finished restoring a World War II-era P-51 Mustang for the National World War II Museum. "It's like Christmas every day here," said Rolando Gutierrez on Friday as he opened a package that had... Read more
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The Advocate
New Orleans area for April 1-7, 2016518 Julia St., New Orleans. Mitchell Lonas explores the phenomenon of murmurati
New Orleans area for April 1-7, 2016
The Advocate / Posted a month ago
518 Julia St., New Orleans. Mitchell Lonas explores the phenomenon of murmurations. Runs through April 22. NATIONAL WORLD WAR II MUSEUM: 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. “Fighting for the Right to Fight: African-American Experiences in World... Read more

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