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Beaufort County WWII, Korean War vet Benjamin Johnson dies

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Beaufort County WWII, Korean War vet Benjamin Johnson dies

World War II and Korean War veteran Benjamin F. Johnson Sr. of Lady's Island died Friday at age 94.
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on Thu Jul 31, 2014 8:31 am
 

Joseph Fromm was an American war correspondent

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Joseph Fromm was an American war correspondent

Joseph Fromm was an American war correspondent who also served with the British Army in Africa.
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Air Commodore John Ellacombe, Battle of Britain pilot

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Air Commodore John Ellacombe, Battle of Britain pilot

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Air Commodore John Ellacombe, Battle of Britain pilot
Hurricane pilot who was twice shot down during the Battle of Britain and was fired on by the Home Guard
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on Thu Jul 31, 2014 8:25 am
 

Spencers/Sharps of the civil war.

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Spencers/Sharps of the civil war.

oh do I wish I owned one. Spencer's first produces the rifle, a repeater - 7 shot the scourge of the Confederacy wishing they could capture more of them. used by both Union infantry and Cavalry in early 1863, by the fall of that year ...

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on Wed Jul 30, 2014 9:35 pm
 

Nuremberg (1996)

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Nuremberg (1996)

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Synopsis: This TNT miniseries stars Alec Baldwin as Robert Jackson, the Supreme Court justice who served as the head prosecutor for the war crimes tribunal that took place in Nuremberg after the horrors of WWII and the Holocaust. The film ...

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The Wind That Shakes the Barley film

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The Wind That Shakes the Barley film

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In 1920, rural Ireland is the permanent battlefield of republican rebels against the British troops and their well-paid, local collaborator militia, a recipe for mutual cruelty. Medical graduate Damien O'Donovan always gave priority to his ...

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Extremes in No Man's Land

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Extremes in No Man's Land

ADOLF HITLER AND ERICH MARIA REMARQUE FIGHTING TOGETHER
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This is the untold story of two young German soldiers fighting on the same time, on the same front, maybe even in the same trench. Both experience the war as a nightmare. Both become seriously wounded. ...

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Doughboy Center Photo Album

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Doughboy Center Photo Album

Alphabetical Listing... :thumpsup:
http://www.worldwar1.com/dbc/alphabet.htm

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on Wed Jul 30, 2014 5:17 pm
 

Children of the Great War

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Children of the Great War

All armies in the Great War used kid soldiers. In the beginning of the war the enthousiasm to join the battle was so great that young boys (and even girls) could hardly be stopped to enlist.
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The Landing on V Beach

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The Landing on V Beach

From a newspaper cutting pasted in Captain Guy Nightingale's Diary - October 1915,

The brunt of the fighting fell on the 29th Division, whose deeds in Gallipoli will assure them a place in history only equalled by the 10th Legion and Wellingtons Peninsular Veterans.
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