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  1. The Unlikely Liberators Exhibit Honors Hawaii WWII SoldiersRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Ahh Aloha Kauai Vacation Rentals announces the upcoming exhibit portraying the 522nd Field Artillery Battalion, a segregated unit made up of Japanese-Americans who fought for the United States in WWII and near the end of the war fought to liberate Dauchau sub-camp prisioners. An exhibit to honor the Hawaii soldiers who helped liberate the Dachau concentration sub-camps will be held Sept.

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  2. Like their monuments, the Democratic Party must be dismantledRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | American Thinker

    It didn't start in Charlottesville, but it has accelerated after the events there: the removal of monuments to Confederate figures, other symbols of the Confederacy, and political figures representative of racism in America. This purging of American history is being perpetrated by Democrats, and ironically, the monuments they are so quickly tearing down are monuments to Democrat heroes of yore men like Robert E. Lee, Stonewall Jackson, and Jefferson Davis.

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  3. The U.S. Army's Secret WWII Weapon: German Jews a " An Interview with Author Bruce HendersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Jewish Press

    Of all the ethnic groups in America in 1941, perhaps none had greater motivation to fight the Nazis than the Jews. And among them, perhaps none were better equipped to do so than German-born Jews, who knew the language and psychology of the enemy.

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  4. August 15, 2017Man accused of killing Virginia protester admired Nazi death campRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | Jerusalem Post

    ... ALVAREZ/NEWS2SHARE VIA REUTERS) James Fields walked into the former Nazi concentration camp in Dachau, Germany, on a school trip two years ago and told a classmate he was "where the magic happened." The account was one of several describing Fields' ...

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  5. Man accused of killing Virginia protester admired Nazi death camp -classmateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | The Star Online

    James Fields walked into the former Nazi concentration camp in Dachau, Germany, on a school trip two years ago and told a classmate he was "where the magic happened." The account was one of several describing Fields' white supremacist views that emerged in telephone and Facebook interviews on Monday, two days after his arrest on a murder charge for ramming his car into a group of people objecting to neo-Nazis rallying in Charlottesville, Virginia.

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  6. Charlottesville Killer Driver Called Nazi Concentration Camp 'Where The Magic Happened'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | Forward

    James Alex Fields, Jr. is being charged with second-degree murder after he allegedly rammed his car into a crowd of counter-protestors outside a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Va. James Fields walked into the former Nazi concentration camp in Dachau, Germany, on a school trip two years ago and told a classmate he was "where the magic happened."

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  7. If your grandfather fought Nazis like mine did, now is the time to speak upRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 13 | Charleston City Paper

    Earlier this summer I traveled to Germany. I was the first member of our family to visit since my grandfather, but he hadn't gone there on vacation.

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  8. Lupe Valderas, Dallas veteran who served in the Battle of the Bulge, dies at 93Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | Dallas Morning News

    He and received a Purple Heart and two Bronze Stars for his combat service in the Army during World War II. After the war, he used his GI benefits to learn trades that allowed him to support his family, help friends and keep the parish priest freshly barbered.

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  9. British WWII spy sent to live in Nazi-occupied FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | Daily Mail

    Heroic secret life of teenage British WWII spy who was sent to live in Nazi-occupied France and flown back to report directly to Churchill is revealed following his death aged 93 The heroics of a Second World War spy who went undercover in Nazi-controlled Europe have finally emerged following his death at the age of 93. As a teenager, John Potter was smuggled into France by submarine in 1942, taking on the identity of a dead Frenchman to set up resistance groups. Mr Potter, who kept his spy career secret from his family for 50 years, was regularly flown back to Britain to meet with Winston Churchill.

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  10. Bronze Star recipient's heroic feats memorialized in bronzeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 4 | Stars and Stripes

    Thomas Nicholson didn't talk about the night of Jan. 25, 1945, when he made repeated trips under German mortar and artillery fire to repair the communications line between his forward observation post and his unit's mortar position at Kaltenhaus, France. And the U.S. Army soldier from Belleville didn't talk about how his division helped liberate thousands of emaciated prisoners and found piles of bodies in the Nazi concentration camp in Dachau on April 29, 1945, in southern Germany in World War II.

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  11. EXCHANGE: Feat of Bronze Star winner memorialized in bronzeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 3 | Myrtle Beach Online

    Thomas Nicholson didn't talk about the night of Jan. 25, 1945, when he made repeated trips under German mortar and artillery fire to repair the communications line between his forward observation post and his unit's mortar position at Kaltenhaus, France. And the U.S. Army soldier from Belleville didn't talk about how his division helped liberate thousands of emaciated prisoners and found piles of bodies in the Nazi concentration camp in Dachau on April 29, 1945, in southern Germany in World War II.

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  12. No wonder Poland's demanding billions from GermanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 3 | Daily Mail

    Six million Poles slaughtered by the Nazis. Cities flattened. A population reduced to slaves.

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  13. The Red Cross in Nazi GermanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 29 | OUPblog

    But despite being one of the world's most revered aid organizations, the ICRC has a complicated and unsettling history. The following excerpt from Humanitarians at War examines the disconnect between the ICRC and German Red Cross during the Holocaust.

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  14. Continue reading WWII veteran gives restored jeep to postRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 25 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    "I was good," he said with a grin when asked how he was at driving a jeep in World War II. "I'd never driven one before.

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  15. WWII veteran donates restored Jeep to Texas military groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 25 | SFGate

    Don Foran, right, shares stories of his time serving in World War II on dangerous assignments driving a jeep. Foran restored and donated the same model of a 1942 jeep to the Canyon VFW post Wednesday.

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  16. 30 years ago today on the Beer Beat: Friday nights and Saturday mornings, Munich-style.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | NA Confidential

    Previously: 30 years ago today on THE BEER BEAT: Munich's incredible MathA¤ser Bierstadt, symbol of a lost era. July 18 , 1987 Our time in Munich concluded with a whimper, though not without a bang slightly preceding it.

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  17. Minnesota woman is last who can tell of Nazi concentration camp horrorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    The Nazi hunters from Germany were midway through a four-hour interview with Judith Meisel when they pulled out a photo of a young SS guard the 88-year-old Holocaust survivor hadn't seen for nearly 75 years. "Meydele! That is Meydele!" Meisel said, repeating the Yiddish term for "young girl" that she and other prisoners at the Stutthof concentration camp secretly used to describe the guard's girlish facial features.

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  18. The true story of a plot that almost killed HitlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | The Jewish News Weekly

    What if Hitler had been assassinated shortly after his armies invaded Poland to start World War II? How would global - and Jewish - history have played out? The question is not answered directly in the German film "13 Minutes." But the movie, based on an actual, lone-wolf plot to kill Hitler that nearly succeeded, is both a classical thriller, pitting one man against the system, and an exploration of how minute circumstance can affect the fates of millions.

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  19. 89-year-old Holocaust survivor skydives for the first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2017 | The Toronto Star

    ... to the Kovno Ghetto with other Jews when he was a teenager and was eventually sent to work in a camp in Dachau, Germany. He said he weighed less than 70 pounds when he was released from there at the age of 17. Elly Gotz and his instructor float to ...

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  20. How Margaret Thatcher's family sheltered an Austrian Jew during the HolocaustRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | The Times of Israel

    On January 21, 1939, Edith Muhlbauer received a letter from a small town in England which would save her life. The 17-year-old's life had been a comfortable one.

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