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ABC News
How Guam became a strategic U.S. territoryshows the region of Micronesia, the provisional capital of Micronesia was trans
ABC News / Posted 22 hours ago
shows the region of Micronesia, the provisional capital of Micronesia was transferred from Guam (outside the territory) to Saipan (star) to give Micronesia its first unified civilian administration for the entire territory. During World War II,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Marine returns flag to Japanafter the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islan
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
after the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islands presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. "That's all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died," he... Read more
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The Star
U.S. WW2 veteran returns flag to family of fallen Japanese soldierthe signatures of family and friends. Strombo said he found the flag on Yasue'
The Star / Posted yesterday
the signatures of family and friends. Strombo said he found the flag on Yasue's body after a 1944 battle on the island of Saipan, the site of fierce fighting in the Pacific war. "I finally realised that if I didn't take it, somebody else would... Read more
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Boston Globe
WWII veteran returns dead Japanese soldier’s flag to familyafter the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islan
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
after the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islands presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. ‘‘That’s all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died,’’ he... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. WW2 veteran returns flag to family of fallen Japanese soldierthe signatures of family and friends. Strombo said he found the flag on Yasue'
Reuters / Posted yesterday
the signatures of family and friends. Strombo said he found the flag on Yasue's body after a 1944 battle on the island of Saipan, the site of fierce fighting in the Pacific war. "I finally realized that if I didn't take it, somebody else would... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
US vet returns dead Japanese soldier's flag to emotional kinafter the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islan
Hawaii News Now / Posted yesterday
after the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islands presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. "That's all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died," he... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
US vet returns dead Japanese soldier's flag to emotional kinafter the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islan
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
after the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islands presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. "That's all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died," he... Read more
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Lake Placid News
US vet returns dead Japanese soldier's flag to emotional kinafter the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islan
Lake Placid News / Posted yesterday
after the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islands presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. "That's all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died," he... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
US vet returns dead Japanese soldier's flag to emotional kinafter the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islan
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
after the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islands presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. "That's all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died," he... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
US vet returns dead Japanese soldier's flag to emotional kinafter the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islan
WBOC Salisbury / Posted yesterday
after the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islands presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. "That's all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died," he... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Things to Know in the World for Aug. 16no details of Sadeo's death until months after the war ended, when they were to
The Tampa Tribune / Posted yesterday
no details of Sadeo's death until months after the war ended, when they were told he died presumably July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. Strombo was able to give the family some answers and a little hope that Yasue's remains might one day... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
U.S. veteran returns dead Japanese soldier’s flag to emotional kinafter the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islan
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
after the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islands presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. “That’s all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died,” he... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
US vet returns dead Japanese soldier's flag to emotional kinafter the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islan
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted yesterday
after the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islands presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. "That's all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died," he... Read more
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TribLIVE
U.S. vet returns dead Japanese soldier’s flagafter the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islan
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
after the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islands presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. “That's all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died,” he... Read more
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Newsmax
WWII Veteran Returns Japanese Soldier's Flag to Familybattle flag to the man's family after Strombo found the flag on the soldier 73
Newsmax / Posted yesterday
battle flag to the man's family after Strombo found the flag on the soldier 73 years earlier during the 1944 Battle of Saipan. Strombo, who was 20 years old when he found the flag on Sadao Yasue, had promised the dead soldier he would return... Read more
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New York Post
WWII vet returns flag to slain Japanese soldier’s familyafter the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islan
New York Post / Posted yesterday
after the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islands presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. “That’s all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died,” he... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
US vet returns dead Japanese soldier's flagafter the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islan
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted yesterday
after the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islands presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. "That's all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died," he... Read more
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The Columbian
Japanese siblings accept WWII soldier’s flag from US veteranwar ended, the authorities told Yasue that his brother died somewhere in the Ma
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
war ended, the authorities told Yasue that his brother died somewhere in the Marianas presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. “That’s all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died,” he... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
US Vet Returns Dead Japanese Soldier’s Flagafter the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islan
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted yesterday
after the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islands presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. “That’s all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died,” he... Read more
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CBS News
U.S. WWII vet returns killed Japanese soldier's flagafter the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islan
CBS News / Posted yesterday
after the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islands presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. "That's all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died," he... Read more
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Lake Placid News
US vet returns dead Japanese soldier's flagafter the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islan
Lake Placid News / Posted yesterday
after the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islands presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. "That's all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died," he... Read more
266 related articles
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
US vet returns dead Japanese soldier's flagafter the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islan
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
after the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islands presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. "That's all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died," he... Read more
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Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
US vet returns dead Japanese soldier's flagafter the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islan
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette / Posted yesterday
after the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islands presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. "That's all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died," he... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
U.S. vet returns dead Japanese soldier's flagwar ended, the authorities told Yasue that his brother died somewhere in the Ma
Sun-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
war ended, the authorities told Yasue that his brother died somewhere in the Marianas presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. "That's all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died," he... Read more
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CTV News
U.S. veteran returns dead Japanese soldier's flagafter the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islan
CTV News / Posted yesterday
after the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islands presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. "That's all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died," he... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
US vet returns dead Japanese soldier's flagafter the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islan
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted yesterday
after the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islands presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. "That's all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died," he... Read more
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Boston Globe
WWII veteran returns dead Japanese solider’s flag to familyafter the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islan
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
after the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islands presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. ‘‘That’s all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died,’’ he... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
U.S. vet returns dead Japanese soldier's flagwar ended, the authorities told Yasue that his brother died somewhere in the Ma
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
war ended, the authorities told Yasue that his brother died somewhere in the Marianas presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. "That's all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died," he... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
U.S. vet returns dead Japanese soldier's flagwar ended, the authorities told Yasue that his brother died somewhere in the Ma
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
war ended, the authorities told Yasue that his brother died somewhere in the Marianas presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. "That's all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died," he... Read more
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Rappler
DFA raises alert level 1 in Guam, Northern Marianasalert level covers nearly 70,000 Filipinos in Guam and the Northern Marianas, a
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
alert level covers nearly 70,000 Filipinos in Guam and the Northern Marianas, a group of islands that includes Saipan. "This means that the situation is still developing and that Filipino nationals are encouraged to closely monitor the... Read more
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FOX News
Japanese siblings accept WWII soldier's flag from US veteranwar ended, the authorities told Yasue that his brother died somewhere in the Ma
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
war ended, the authorities told Yasue that his brother died somewhere in the Marianas presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. "That's all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died," he... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
US vet returns dead Japanese soldier's flagafter the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islan
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 2 days ago
after the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islands presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. "That's all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died," he... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
US WWII vet says he, Japan family can move onneighbors wishing his safe return when he was drafted in 1943 to fight in the w
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
neighbors wishing his safe return when he was drafted in 1943 to fight in the war. Yasue was sent to the Pacific island of Saipan, where he died on the battlefield. Strombo took the flag from Yasue's body as a souvenir, vowing to return it to his... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Dead soldier's kin thanks vet for returning flagflag signed by Yasue's family and friends. He took the flag from Yasue's body 7
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
flag signed by Yasue's family and friends. He took the flag from Yasue's body 73 years ago on the Pacific Island of Saipan in the summer of 1944. Yasue's body was never returned to his siblings and the flag is now the only trace of their... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
US vet returns dead Japanese soldier's flag to grateful kinafter the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islan
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 2 days ago
after the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islands presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. "That's all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died," he... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
U.S. WWII veteran returns dead Japanese soldier's flag to grateful kinafter the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islan
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
after the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islands presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. "That's all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died," he... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
US vet returns dead Japanese soldier's flag to grateful kinafter the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islan
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
after the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islands presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. "That's all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died," he... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
US vet returns dead Japanese soldier's flag to grateful kinafter the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islan
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 2 days ago
after the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islands presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. "That's all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died," he... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
US vet returns dead Japanese soldier's flag to grateful kinafter the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islan
Hawaii News Now / Posted 2 days ago
after the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islands presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. "That's all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died," he... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
US vet returns dead Japanese soldier's flag to grateful kinafter the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islan
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
after the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islands presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. "That's all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died," he... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
US vet returns dead Japanese soldier's flag to grateful kinafter the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islan
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
after the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islands presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. "That's all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died," he... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
US vet returns dead Japanese soldier's flag to grateful kinafter the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islan
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
after the war ended, when they were told he died somewhere in the Mariana Islands presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. "That's all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died," he... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Japanese siblings accept WWII soldier's flag from US veteranwar ended, the authorities told Yasue that his brother died somewhere in the Ma
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 2 days ago
war ended, the authorities told Yasue that his brother died somewhere in the Marianas presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. "That's all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died," he... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Japanese siblings accept WWII soldier's flag from US veteranwar ended, the authorities told Yasue that his brother died somewhere in the Ma
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 2 days ago
war ended, the authorities told Yasue that his brother died somewhere in the Marianas presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. "That's all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died," he... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Japanese siblings accept WWII soldier's flag from US veteranwar ended, the authorities told Yasue that his brother died somewhere in the Ma
KWWL Iowa / Posted 2 days ago
war ended, the authorities told Yasue that his brother died somewhere in the Marianas presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. "That's all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died," he... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Japanese siblings accept WWII soldier's flag from US veteranwar ended, the authorities told Yasue that his brother died somewhere in the Ma
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 2 days ago
war ended, the authorities told Yasue that his brother died somewhere in the Marianas presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. "That's all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died," he... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Japanese siblings accept WWII soldier's flag from US veteranwar ended, the authorities told Yasue that his brother died somewhere in the Ma
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
war ended, the authorities told Yasue that his brother died somewhere in the Marianas presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. "That's all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died," he... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Japanese siblings accept WWII soldier's flag from US veteranwar ended, the authorities told Yasue that his brother died somewhere in the Ma
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 2 days ago
war ended, the authorities told Yasue that his brother died somewhere in the Marianas presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. "That's all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died," he... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Japanese siblings accept WWII soldier's flag from US veteranwar ended, the authorities told Yasue that his brother died somewhere in the Ma
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 2 days ago
war ended, the authorities told Yasue that his brother died somewhere in the Marianas presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. "That's all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died," he... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Japanese siblings accept WWII soldier's flag from US veteranwar ended, the authorities told Yasue that his brother died somewhere in the Ma
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 2 days ago
war ended, the authorities told Yasue that his brother died somewhere in the Marianas presumably on July 18, 1944, the day Saipan fell, at age 25. "That's all we were told about my brother. We never knew exactly when, where or how he died," he... Read more
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