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NOVA | Bombing Hitler's Dams

NOVA | Bombing Hitler’s Dams

Operation Chastise was the brilliantly planned and executed mission to bomb hydroelectric dams in the Ruhr River valley during WW II in order to deny the Nazi war machine power to produce arms and equipment. 462 more words

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617 and the new Dam Busters Film

617 and the new Dam Busters Film

No. 617 Squadron formed in WW II to undertake one of the incredible missions of the time, Operation Chastise… 979 more words


The Grand Slam - Not Available at Denny's

Ok, I’ve been gone for a couple days.  As I mentioned the other day, my grandmother celebrated her birthday, the 95th of her life.  It was pretty special to be able to travel up to see her, and to see my other grandmother as well.  354 more words

World War II (1939-1945)

Dam and Busters

Sometimes we look at the immediate results of our work and think that we really haven’t accomplished all that much.  But, over time, we start to see the larger impact that our efforts have.  442 more words

World War II (1939-1945)