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The Inflatable Tanks That Fooled Hitler

The Allies saved thousands of lives by embracing the artistry of war.

Bill Blass was one of them. So was Ellsworth Kelly. 972 more words

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The Longest Day

It was a cloudy, breezy morning on Tuesday, June 6, 1944 as the largest seaborne invasion in history began when British, Canadian and American troops set off across the unpredictable, dangerous English Channel from Portsmouth, England. 1,110 more words

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MSgt John T. DeAntonio US Air Force (Ret) (1966-1988)

Personal Service Reflections of Airman:

MSgt John T. DeAntonio

US Air Force (Ret)

(1966-1988)

Shadow Box: http://airforce.togetherweserved.com/bio/John.DeAntonio

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Japanese Soldier Surrendering 30 Years After End of WWII

By the summer of 1945, the Japanese navy and air force were destroyed. Its army had been decimated. The Allied naval blockade of Japan and intensive bombing of Japanese cities had left the country and its economy devastated, it’s people suffering. 1,428 more words

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HM1 John Peck U.S. Navy (Ret) (1942-1966)

Personal Service Reflections of US Sailor:

HM1 John Peck

U.S. Navy (Ret)

(1942-1966)

WHAT INFLUENCED YOUR DECISION TO JOIN THE MILITARY?

My father was a Submariner in WWI, he served aboard the first submarine to transit the Atlantic under its own power (USS-E-1), left US SubBase, New London, CT and transited to the Azores and was on patrol in the North Atlantic. 1,352 more words

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Battle of the Bulge Memorial

We recently received an email from an American military family stationed in Germany. The writer was Chelsea Morris, wife of a TWS member. She wrote about her family’s visit to a memorial in Belgium honoring the thousands of soldiers who died in the Battle of the Bulge. 1,113 more words

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SFC John E. Quirk US Army (Ret) (1954-1975)

Personal Service Reflections of US Army Soldier:

SFC John E. Quirk

US Army (Ret)

(1954-1975)

Shadow Box: http://army.togetherweserved.com/bio/John.Quirk

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