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A Cold War legacy Captain Bill Stine, right, receives an Air Force Commendation Medal in 1982 in recognition of his work while stationed at Hanscom Air Force Base in Massachusetts. Courtesy of Bill Stine.


WORLDWIDE Captain Bill Stine, right, receives an Air Force Commendation Medal in 1982 in recognition of his work while stationed at Hanscom Air Force Base in Massachusetts. Courtesy of Bill Stine.

A Cold War legacy

Veteran worked with emerging technologies during Air Force career By Jeremy P. Amick While friction between the United States and communist nations began to boil during the Cold War, many new and unprecedented technologies emerged to gather the intelligence that would help protect our country’s interests. In the middle of […]

MEDIA Delegation of British veterans of the Arctic convoys to visit St. Petersburg for the unveiling of a memorial ‘IN MEMORY OF THE ARCTIC CONVOYS SAILORS 1941-1945’

Delegation of British veterans of the Arctic convoys to visit St. Petersburg for the unveiling of a memorial ‘IN MEMORY OF THE ARCTIC CONVOYS SAILORS 1941-1945’

Delegation of British veterans of the Arctic convoys to visit St. Petersburg for the unveiling of a memorial ‘IN MEMORY OF THE ARCTIC CONVOYS SAILORS 1941-1945’AUGUST 20, 2014 – LONDON – 11 British veterans of the Arctic convoys, accompanied by their family members, the Mayor of Southwark and a team […]

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CENTRAL POWERS – RUSSIAN FRONT 14-18 – Review by Mark Barnes

A lot of the focus of the centenary of the Great War in recent weeks has been on the Western Front, the cockpit of the war as someone once said.  But there was another war, just as ruinous, if not more so, for the leaders of the protagonists. When it […]

WHO-TUBE WHO-Tube: Restored T34 / 85 Tank – testing – Blank Firing Main Gun 85 mm – WW2 Reenactment

WHO-Tube: Restored T34 / 85 Tank – testing – Blank Firing Main Gun 85 mm – WW2 Reenactment

Testing blank firing for WWII Reenactment purposes

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CENTRAL POWERS – RUSSIAN FRONT 14-18 – Review by Mark Barnes
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CENTRAL POWERS – RUSSIAN FRONT 14-18 – Review by Mark Barnes

A lot of the focus of the centenary of the Great War in recent weeks has been on the Western Front, the cockpit of the war as someone once said.  But there was another war, just as ruinous, if not more so, for the leaders of the protagonists. When it […]

WWI Stories of Survival: How Three Soldiers Cheated Death with Unexpected Objects
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WWI Stories of Survival: How Three Soldiers Cheated Death with Unexpected Objects

From the countless other stories of survival throughout WWI history, these three stories of survival stand out. Three British soldiers cheated death with the most unlikely items — a Bible, a whistle and a camera. Get to know their stories of survival as presented by Paul Atterbury in his book, Antiques Roadshow. […]

France: Two Tommies, Three WWII British Soldiers Given Proper Burials
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France: Two Tommies, Three WWII British Soldiers Given Proper Burials

Two Tommies and three British soldiers were given proper burials with complete military honors last August 27 and 28, 2014. Two of the three remains of the British soldiers killed during WWII were initially believed to be Germans. These two were given proper burials individually in Fontenay Le Plesnel War […]

Captain Bill Stine, right, receives an Air Force Commendation Medal in 1982 in recognition of his work while stationed at Hanscom Air Force Base in Massachusetts. Courtesy of Bill Stine.
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A Cold War legacy

Veteran worked with emerging technologies during Air Force career By Jeremy P. Amick While friction between the United States and communist nations began to boil during the Cold War, many new and unprecedented technologies emerged to gather the intelligence that would help protect our country’s interests. In the middle of […]

Stripped ‘Sheriff’ Zara Tee Recalled, Shoppers Say It’s Very Similar to Holocaust Garb
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Stripped ‘Sheriff’ Zara Tee Recalled, Shoppers Say It’s Very Similar to Holocaust Garb

Due to a string of shoppers’ reactions, the clothing and accessories retailer Zara has removed from its stores its stripped ‘sheriff’ tee. The said piece hauntingly resembled the striped uniforms the Nazis forced Jews to wear in the concentration camps during WWII. As what one individual observed in her tweet, the Zara sheriff […]

Mass Grave, Believed to be of Stalinist Terror Victims, In Ukrainian Castle Discovered
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Mass Grave, Believed to be of Stalinist Terror Victims, In Ukrainian Castle Discovered

About a thousand remains, majority of them Polish and believed to be victims of Stalinist terror, were unearthed in Kazimierz, the great castle in Ukraine by Ukrainian and Polish scientists. Polish media has already dubbed the mass grave site as the new Katyn. Kazimierz, the location of the mass grave, is […]

Signed Adolf Hitler bunker photo to be sold in Cheshire
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Signed Adolf Hitler bunker photo to be sold in Cheshire

A signed photo of Adolf Hitler “discovered in the ruins” of his bunker in Berlin after his death is to be auctioned in Cheshire. The framed picture belonged to war reporter William Forrest, who witnessed the Normandy landings and the crossing of the Rhine during World War Two. Mr Forrest, […]

Move to Put WWII Fighter Plane Sea Fury T20 Back to the Sky Initiated
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Move to Put WWII Fighter Plane Sea Fury T20 Back to the Sky Initiated

A move to repair the WWII fighter plane, the Sea Fury T20, which crashed during this year’s RNAS Cludrose Air Day, was recently put into motion. The said campaign for the Sea Fury T20 is asking the public for donations with regards to its repairs. It was just last month when hundreds of […]

Poland marks 75 years since German invasion of WWII
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Poland marks 75 years since German invasion of WWII

Poland marks the 75th anniversary of the outbreak of World War II Monday with one eye on Russia, which invaded it during the war and is now throwing its weight around in neighbouring Ukraine. From the very first German shells fired at a Polish fort in Gdansk in the early […]

WHO-Tube: Restored T34 / 85 Tank – testing – Blank Firing Main Gun 85 mm – WW2 Reenactment
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WHO-Tube: Restored T34 / 85 Tank – testing – Blank Firing Main Gun 85 mm – WW2 Reenactment

Testing blank firing for WWII Reenactment purposes