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World War II
Choir Performs 'Battle Hymn of the Republic' as Fallen Soldier's Remains Are Escorted Off Their Flight
Originally posted 07/27/2016 05:25PM
A group of Iowa students used their voices to pay respect to a fallen soldier whose remains were aboard their flight from Frankfurt to Atlanta on July 18 – an emotional moment captured on video.
Elie Wiesel Dies at 87: Noble Peace Prize Winner Revealed His Own Holocaust Hell for Millions in Night
Originally posted 07/02/2016 04:45PM
Nobel Peace Prize laureate, award-winning author and Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel has died. He was 87.
Originally posted 06/23/2016 04:25PM
A man long credited as one of the six soldiers photographed raising the American flag over Iwo Jima in World War II was misidentified, the Marine Corps admitted.
World War II Lovebirds Celebrate 70th Wedding Anniversary: 'They've Stuck Together Through Thick and Thin'
Originally posted 01/15/2016 11:45AM
Their love story spans decades.
Originally posted 03/07/2016 03:40PM
A World War II mess kit hidden for over 70 years under French soil was discovered with a metal detector and returned to the Purple Heart recipient's family in New Jersey.
Veterans from World War II's All-Black Aviation Unit on How They Shattered Racial Stereotypes: 'We Proved That Thinking Wrong'
Originally posted 04/20/2016 09:30AM
Ten years after Charles McGee returned home from World War II as an accomplished fighter pilot and Army Captain, he couldn't get a job as a commercial airline pilot.
Originally posted 03/15/2016 06:45PM
Originally posted 02/11/2016 11:05AM
It's a storybook romance come to life!
71 Years Later, WWII Vet Reunites with Wartime Girlfriend in Australia: 'This Is the Most Wonderful Thing'
Originally posted 02/10/2016 11:55AM
Grab a tissue! After help from hundreds of strangers and one hopelessly romantic airline, WWII veteran Norwood Thomas has made it to New Zealand to reunite with his long, lost wartime girlfriend.
Daughter Receives Trove of Hidden Love Letters Her Parents Exchanged During WWII: They Read Like 'Something from the Movies'
Originally posted 02/04/2016 12:25PM
Their short-lived love was more precious than gold.
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