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This Weekend

This Weekend.


Here in the US we have Memorial Day tomorrow. Many people think of it as the official start to summer. Many people think of it as a day to recognize Veterans for their service. 301 more words

Random Thoughts

Joe Parry served aboard the USS Wrangell at Iwo Jima, Okinawa and Leyte in WW II

Joe Parry of Port Charlotte, Fla. was a radioman aboard an ammunition ship involved in three of the primary battles in the Pacific Theatre of Operation during World War II—Iwo Jima, Okinawa and the Philippines. 1,359 more words

World War II

Day Seven - Trains, Stamps & Soilders

“Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds” – United States Postal Service creed… 500 more words

DC Trip

Iwo Jima Transcript

The following is a transcript of The Pacific’s eighth episode. I have done this myself, so please don’t copy and post elsewhere.

Opening Archive Footage: 3,915 more words