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V-J Day And The Giant Smooch

 V-J Day! August 14, 1945, President Harry S Truman announced Japan had surrendered, and the war was over; insurmountable joy bursting forth in that moment, one such expression caught forever in time by photographer, Alfred Eisenstaedt. 104 more words

Baby Boomers

V- J Day

THE STRIFE IS OVER, THE BATTLES DONE,

THE VICTORY OF WAR IS WON!!

When the news that Japan had surrendered spread, the rest of world gave thanks and celebrations erupted______… 230 more words

History

7 December 1941 (1)

 
1200 hours – the lights of Waikiki Beach, Oahu, Hawaii were visible from the 2-man units of Commander Nagi Iwasa’s Special Attack Force 4 midget submarines.   618 more words
History

Book Review: When the World was Young by Elizabeth Gaffney


When the World was Young (click on book or see below for description)
By Elizabeth Gaffney
Releases 8/5/14
Downloaded free through NetGalley in exchange for an honest review… 622 more words

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