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All The Light We Cannot See

All The Light We Cannot See (B) by Anthony Doerr has left me with mixed feelings. The story of war torn France, a blind girl named Marie-Laure and a very young German boy named Werner was a bit over-much for my tastes. 325 more words

World War II, chapter 41, Grandma Susie, Friends and Family

World War II

Grandma Susie, Friends and Family

Chapter 41

In this chapter we will look at a couple of the dozen letter’s Grandma Susie sent to my parents in Durham, North Carolina. 1,674 more words


Houston Man Returns Purple Heart to Recipient's Family

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(HOUSTON) — A Houston man found a Purple Heart at a friend’s house and returned it to its rightful owner.

The medal was inscribed with the name… 123 more words


Panzer IV

The second of Germany’s main tanks at the start of World War II was the Panzer IV.  At least, that was the plan.

A brief look at this important type after the jump.

Scale Models


World War II draft card
Texarkana, Arkansas
Mother named Lurleen

A Pledge of Silence - Wonderful Novel!

“A Pledge of Silence,” by Flora J. Solomon, is historical fiction based on the true story of nurses in the U.S. armed forces captured by the Japanese in the Philippines in World War II. 162 more words

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Hitler's War Machine: Stalingrad 1942-1943

The German Propaganda Kompanien (PK) captured the events of Hitler’s war on every front. Their footage was used to produce Die Deutsche Wochenschau, a weekly cinema newsreel detailing the events of World War II on land, sea and air. 306 more words

World War II