@Madras Municipal Airport, Madras, OR
A smoky sunset in Oregon provides the backdrop for this classic flying boat. This example was delivered to the U.S. 38 more words
unknown Mauser Sling,k98,Gew98,Swedish, Spanish,Turk,Argentine,Swiss,?WWI, WWII http://ift.tt/1NfXksB
Every year, without fail, even when he was dying a slow and lingering death, my Dad would trek up to the Scottish National War Memorial in Edinburgh Castle. 23 more words
George Pendergast survived a kamikaze attack in the Second World War. Today, he edits Wikipedia. Both photos—from 1943 and earlier this year, respectively—are courtesy of George Pendergast. 1,530 more words
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Scientists are attempting to use submersibles to explore a sunken German U-boat seven miles off the Rhode Island coast.
They’re streaming the attempts online as they work to learn more about how shipwrecks affect the environment, which you can watch live here: 125 more words
Finally some good news in Japanese-Korean relations!
“The most important participants in this journey are not the living, but the dead: the bones of 115 Koreans brought to Japan as labourers during the Asia-Pacific War will be carried along the route, with ceremonies of remembrance along the way, to their final resting place in Korea. 69 more words