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Touching video of Pearl Harbor survivor being honored at his home goes viral

GARDENA , Calif. – Emotional video of a World War II veteran “having one of the best days of his life” after being honored by chief selects in front of his California home recently has touched many people after being widely shared online. 322 more words

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Sarissa Precision Radar Station Build

After reading these posts on the Too Fat Lardies blog here and here, I decided to take some inspiration (steal ideas) and build my… 379 more words

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Touching video of Pearl Harbor survivor being honored at his home goes viral

GARDENA , Calif. – Emotional video of a World War II veteran “having one of the best days of his life” after being honored by chief selects in front of his California home recently has touched many people after being widely shared online. 331 more words

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"Everybody knows about the Doolittle raid,

Editor’s picks from the web 08/24/2016
As editor often get outstanding contributions from readers. They represent hard work of others who share my passion to remember!, I can’t put on KilroyWasHere.org but they deserve wider distribution. 150 more words

A Lift In Louisiana And A Big Surprise For One WWII Veteran *Hump Day Open Thread*

Still recovering from the back surgery, but I saw two stories today that I just had to share with you as a mid-week respite from the on-going craziness of the Election season, like… 673 more words

Scientists get a look at sunken World War II aircraft carrier after 65 years

SAN FRANCISCO  — At its peak in World War II, the USS Independence sank a Japanese battleship during the fight for the Philippines.

But after the war, the fearsome US aircraft carrier was heavily damaged during atomic tests at Bikini Atoll in the South Pacific. 208 more words

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Mitsubishi A6M3 Reisen. Nakajima Ki-43 Hayabusa, Grumman F4F Wildcat

@ Madras Municipal Airport, Oregon

August 2015

A dawn patrol of a very different sort rumbles by for an early morning Madras Air-to-Air Experience photo session.  52 more words