Category Archives: World War II

HOW TO PLAY BOLT ACTION second edition!!!! YouTube Video

Bolt Action is a World War II miniatures game – HOW TO PLAY BOLT ACTION second edition!!!! YouTube Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PLg7jDFfe0E (about 32:58 minutes long). More information about the game – http://www.warlordgames.com/downloadable-bolt-action-rules-summary/.

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Irma Karczewski’s 99th Birthday Present: Her Family – MyHeritage July 11, 2019

I saw this on MyHeritage earlier today – Irma Karczewski’s 99th Birthday Present: Her Family – MyHeritage July 11, 2019: https://blog.myheritage.com/2019/07/irma-karczewskis-99th-birthday-present-her-family/. Pretty cool 99th birthday present. Born in Germany just after World War I, Irma was raised by her aunt. … Continue reading

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Documentary – an update — Faces of Auschwitz

We would like to post an update and talk about the progress we are making with the documentary. We wish we could tell the whole story to justify why it is taking so long for the trailer to be out, … Continue reading

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Finding the Lost Ships — IHRA

Since 2017, R/V Petrel’s team has been locating wreckage of Japanese and American ships that were sunk during World War II. To date, 23 ships have been discovered, the most recent of which is the USS Hornet, the aircraft carrier … Continue reading

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WARSAW| Release date and new trailer — All The PlayStation You’ll Ever Need.

  The tactical WWII RPG WARSAW debut was received very well by many of gamers including myself. Now independent game developer Pixelated Milk has announced a release date for PC September 4th, 2019 and a new trailer. Don’t worry console … Continue reading

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Sir Ernest Edward “Weary” Dunlop

I mentioned Sir Dunlop in an earlier post yesterday, The Quiet Lions – Story of Weary Dunlop – YouTube Video. Here is more information on him: Australian War Memorial: https://www.awm.gov.au/collection/C175855 BillionGraves: https://www.awm.gov.au/collection/C175855 Britannica: https://www.britannica.com/biography/Weary-Dunlop Find-A-Grave: https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/152073777/ernest-edward-dunlop Wikipedia: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Weary_Dunlop

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The Quiet Lions – Story of Weary Dunlop – YouTube Video

I saw the Australian War Memorial tweet about the anniversary of his death a little bit ago. Here’s a YouTube video – The Quiet Lions – Story of Weary Dunlop – YouTube Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ukiGHoPDzJU (about 3:27 minutes long). Definitely a … Continue reading

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The Secret Submarine Pilot Who Reached Pearl Harbor in WW2 – YouTube Video

I saw this on my YouTube feed last night – The Secret Submarine Pilot Who Reached Pearl Harbor in WW2 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TukjMpJ-7d8 (about 11:16 minutes long).

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George Byers Jr, USMC and Army — ARISE! LET US BE GOING!

I mentioned that I got a treasure trove of stuff about dad the other day, and this after Mark Meadows and Beverly Elliott were able to get the list of medals and the medals themselves (which I had been unable … Continue reading

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USAAF 1945 Stinson L-5/G Sentinel L-Bird First Start Lycoming O-435 – YouTube Video

Liked this plane – USAAF 1945 Stinson L-5/G Sentinel L-Bird First Start Lycoming O-435: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GPD2_0tNH0Q (around 1:56 minutes long).

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