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TribLIVE
Soldier earned Bronze Star during WWIIother American combat unit, crossing the Danube River, liberating concentration
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
other American combat unit, crossing the Danube River, liberating concentration camps and accepting the surrender of the German Army Group South one day before V-E Day. Joseph F. Anzenberger Sr. of Delmont died Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017, at Ark... Read more
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DW
How a normal World War II soldier became a war criminal |perspective. Why is that? It starts with the myth that the Wehrmacht was not
DW / Posted 7 days ago
perspective. Why is that? It starts with the myth that the Wehrmacht was not morally corrupted, that it was a German army of professional soldiers who were not ideologically motivated and did not participate in massacres and genocides,... Read more
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The Jewish Press
A Shofar In The Forest | Zelda Goldfield | 25 Elul 5777 – September 15, 2017through a forty-kilometer-thick forest, and somehow join the retreating Russian
The Jewish Press / Posted 9 days ago
through a forty-kilometer-thick forest, and somehow join the retreating Russians who already fled from the approaching German Army. And even if they could survive the escape – what safety would primitive anti-Semitic Communist Russia offer... Read more
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BBC News
German storm over “pride in WW2" remarksright. For German writer Marcel Krueger, the statement is "a bit strange". "I
BBC News / Posted 10 days ago
right. For German writer Marcel Krueger, the statement is "a bit strange". "I don't think anyone perceives anything the German army did then as positive," he says. Many children of the post-war generation felt a strong sense of guilt over what... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Critic's Notebook: At Toronto 2017, Women Took the Leadtoday. Robert Schwentke's black-and-white drama The Captain centers on the ast
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 11 days ago
today. Robert Schwentke's black-and-white drama The Captain centers on the astounding behavior of a deserter from the German army during the final two weeks of World War II in Europe and, in a deliberately exaggerated way, stresses how common... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
LETTERS, Sept. 15: A lot more to worry about than GenXMiracle) -- a huge civilian flotilla crossing the English Channel in 1940 to re
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 11 days ago
Miracle) -- a huge civilian flotilla crossing the English Channel in 1940 to rescue Allied troops trapped by the advancing German Army. Kudos to each and every person involved in this ongoing effort. I do, however, take exception to this repeated... Read more
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Business Wire
Christopher Nolan’s Acclaimed Epic “Dunkirk” Surpasses Half a Billion Dollars Worldwidethriller “Dunkirk.” The film opens as 400,000 Allied troops are trapped on the
Business Wire / Posted 12 days ago
thriller “Dunkirk.” The film opens as 400,000 Allied troops are trapped on the coast of Dunkirk, France, surrounded by the German army. Mostly young men, they had their whole lives ahead of them…but now their lives might only stretch as far as that... Read more
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Variety
‘Krieg’introduced to Arnold’s wife, Karen (Barbara Auer), and, briefly, before his une
Variety / Posted 12 days ago
introduced to Arnold’s wife, Karen (Barbara Auer), and, briefly, before his unexpected and unwelcome decision to join the German army, his son, Chris (Samuel Schneider). Chris’ determinedly pacifist parents can’t comprehend his decision — nor can... Read more
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Mashable
'Darkest Hour' review: So we're gonna have two Dunkirk movies at the Oscars(Game of Thrones' Stephen Dillane) is just as passionately pleading for peace.
Mashable / Posted 13 days ago
(Game of Thrones' Stephen Dillane) is just as passionately pleading for peace. Why risk total annihilation against the German army when Italy's willing to negotiate an accord between the two countries? Isn't it better for the people to give a... Read more
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Reuters
Russia's Zapad war games unnerve the Westfour western military districts in a “complex, multi-dimensional aggressive, an
Reuters / Posted 13 days ago
four western military districts in a “complex, multi-dimensional aggressive, anti-NATO exercise”. NATO eFP battlegroup German army soldiers attend a sniper shooting competition in Rukla, Lithuania September 13, 2017. REUTERS/Ints Kalnins “It... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Germany's Minister of Defense is the first victim of "Zapad 2017"fully contradicts these official sources and was likely made in order to divert
Op-Ed News / Posted 14 days ago
fully contradicts these official sources and was likely made in order to divert attention from internal problems in the German Army and switch it to external factors. Is Germany itself really ready to cope with rapidly changing geopolitical... Read more
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Raw Story
These are the most important lessons from German history after Charlottesvilleallies were well aware that Nazism had found deep and broad support not only am
Raw Story / Posted 15 days ago
allies were well aware that Nazism had found deep and broad support not only among these stalwarts but also within the German army, which had fought to the bitter end. In the year following the war, the Western Allies arrested 100,000 former... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Paul Hollywood 'devastated' over Nazi fancy dress picture, saying it was from an 'Allo 'Allo-themed partyemerged which shows him dressed as a Nazi. The image, obtained by The Sun news
Daily Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
emerged which shows him dressed as a Nazi. The image, obtained by The Sun newspaper, shows the blue-eyed baker in German army uniform with a red and black swastika armband on his sleeve in a pub in Kent. Another photograph from the same... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
September 11of all kinds were sent from England to Dunkirk to evacuate Allied troops to lar
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 16 days ago
of all kinds were sent from England to Dunkirk to evacuate Allied troops to large off-shore ships as they fled from the German army in 1940. A similar call went out for boats to be brought to Houston, and people quickly responded. All kinds... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Peace Train: The origins of World War Ithrough neutral Belgium. The Schlieffen Plan expected that France would be vanq
Colorado Daily / Posted 18 days ago
through neutral Belgium. The Schlieffen Plan expected that France would be vanquished within six weeks, after which the German army would wheel about and crush Russia. Germany's invasion of neutral Belgium brought England into the war on the... Read more
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DW
Anti-left 'kill list' kept by far-right German lawyer and policeman |H. has denied that he kept "anything like a death list." There have been inves
DW / Posted 19 days ago
H. has denied that he kept "anything like a death list." There have been investigations into far-right extremism in the German army Preparing for social collapse The lawyer is a former member of the free-market, liberal Free Democratic Party... Read more
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express
Shocking photos show France battlefields after devastation following D-Day landingsCross whilst in command of a battle group near St Lambert-sur-Dive whilst tryin
express / Posted 19 days ago
Cross whilst in command of a battle group near St Lambert-sur-Dive whilst trying to close the Falaise Gap where the German army was destroyed. The incredible shots have been released in the book, The Normandy Battlefields Bocage and... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Arts Previewde Broca and starring Alan Bates. The film is set in a small town in France nea
Rutland Herald / Posted 19 days ago
de Broca and starring Alan Bates. The film is set in a small town in France near the end of World War I. As the Imperial German Army retreats they booby-trap the whole town to explode. The locals flee and, left to their own devices, a gaggle of... Read more
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DW
Anti-left 'kill list' kept by German lawyer and policeman |H. has denied that he kept "anything like a death list." There have been inves
DW / Posted 20 days ago
H. has denied that he kept "anything like a death list." There have been investigations into far-right extremism in the German army Preparing for social collapse The lawyer is a former member of the free-market, liberal Free Democratic Party... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Fox Grotto reopensand summer holidaymakers. After seven years of closure for restoration and dev
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 20 days ago
and summer holidaymakers. After seven years of closure for restoration and development, the museum, the place where German army field-marshal Erwin Rommel, the so-called “Desert Fox,” hid in the area’s cliffs and planned German military... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
TVNZ honours Nazi soldier, minimises HolocaustStuff that Huber “worked as a mountain guide in the alps before the World War I
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 21 days ago
Stuff that Huber “worked as a mountain guide in the alps before the World War II broke out and he volunteered to join the German army. He fought in Russia, France and Germany, earning Iron and Second Class crosses, and, after the war ended, was... Read more
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Daily Mail
The real Band of Brothershow this unknown band of brothers dug into fox holes in the middle of the snowy
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
how this unknown band of brothers dug into fox holes in the middle of the snowy Ardennes forest as they waited for the German army to advance, while others show troops stood over the bodies of their fallen comrades. In another picture a... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, GEORGE CASIMIR PACKO, Youngstown, Ohiomarried Aug. 21, 1943, at the chapel at Fort Bragg, N.C. He then went overseas
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 23 days ago
married Aug. 21, 1943, at the chapel at Fort Bragg, N.C. He then went overseas and was involved in the invasion of the German Army at Cureton and St. Lo France. He was involved with General Patton’s Third Army and speedy push through France and... Read more
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Salon.com
The devil’s pact: Putin, the alt-right, and the long shadow of historyof Eastern Europe? First, he received a distinctly friendly neutrality from his
Salon.com / Posted 26 days ago
of Eastern Europe? First, he received a distinctly friendly neutrality from his fellow dictator while he unleashed the German Army against the Western powers. Second, he received a cornucopia of raw materials from the USSR that helped nullify... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Why auctioning military medals keeps them off the black marketwas awarded the VC for leading a small battle group of Canadian tanks and infan
Calgary Sun / Posted 29 days ago
was awarded the VC for leading a small battle group of Canadian tanks and infantry that blocked an encircled German army from escaping the Falaise Pocket in August 1944. His is one of only 12 VCs awarded to Canadians in Canadian units... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
The National Socialists weren't socialistsDrexler referred to Jews as "the plastic demon of the fall of Mankind." In Sep
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 30 days ago
Drexler referred to Jews as "the plastic demon of the fall of Mankind." In September 1919, Hitler, a corporal in the German army, was assigned to spy on the GWP. If you've read Mein Kampf (and, life being brief, I'm not recommending you do)... Read more
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metro
Tom Cruise's bum from film Valkyrie is breaking the internetthey just forgot to cgi to normal size Pretty sure that is a real butt wearing
metro / Posted 1 months ago
they just forgot to cgi to normal size Pretty sure that is a real butt wearing a fake tom cruise In the film, Cruise plays German army colonel Claus von Stauffenberg, and in the image in question Tom is struggling following a wartime ex... Read more
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