Tag Archives: World War II

11 Unique Things To Do In Wichita, Kansas – TravelAwaits March 6, 2021

I saw this recently 11 Unique Things To Do In Wichita, Kansas – TravelAwaits: https://www.travelawaits.com/2496440/unique-things-to-do-in-wichita/. I shared the 11 things, but more detail is available through the link. TIM TRUDELL 1. Explore The Museum Of World Treasures –snip– 2. Take … Continue reading

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Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – 5 March 2021

I checked recently and saw new updates – Ancestry.com – Recently Added and Updated Collections on Ancestry – March 5, 2021: https://www.ancestry.com/cs/recent-collections. Only including updates after March 4, 2021. I try to check every day or two since they can … Continue reading

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Lisa Reviews An Oscar Nominee: The Guns of Navarone (dir by J. Lee Thompson)

The Oscar nominations are finally due to be announced on March 15th and the Oscars themselves are scheduled to be awarded at the end of April.  In anticipation of the big event (and the end of this current lengthy awards … Continue reading

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March 2. With the Gurkha Rifles at Cassino. Roll of Honour — Remembrance NI – Every day is a Remembrance Day

Today’s Roll records the deaths of two members of the Royal Marine Light Infantry. One from Lisburn died in the German air raid on Scarborough in 1915. Another from Groomsport died in France in 1917 following the amputation of a … Continue reading

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In Plain Sight… — theleansubmariner – Parts 1 and 2

Eighty years ago, the United States was still at relative peace. In Europe, Britain was hanging on for life while France and most of the other occupied nations were adjusting to life under the heel of the Nazi warlords. In … Continue reading

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Aviation Trails — Pacific Paratrooper

Structure of the USAAC – Airforces The structure of the American Air Force is complex and confusing. Much of it was formed hurriedly during the Second World War, but elements can be traced back as far as the First World … Continue reading

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Recognizing Military Sniper 007 — Sarah Cath’s Adventures

There are so many designers in Tinkercad that never get recognized, so I decided that I would start recognizing them on my blog. Military Sniper 007 obviously like designing military based vehicle. Their profile states: “My name is Lev Kulko, … Continue reading

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Forces War Records Adds Air Ministry World War II Records – February 16, 2021

I noticed the website Forces War Records added new Air Ministry World War II records https://www.forces-war-records.co.uk/collections/212/air-ministry-casualty-communiques-wwii. This included Royal Air Force, Royal Australian Air Force, Royal Canadian Air Force, Royal New Zealand Air Force, South African Air Force, Royal Indian … Continue reading

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The battlecruiser HMS Hood, shortly after commissioning, 1920 — John’s Navy and other Maritime or Military News

from JC’s Naval, Maritime and Military News https://ift.tt/3rUzOrW via IFTTT The battlecruiser HMS Hood, shortly after commissioning, 1920 — John’s Navy and other Maritime or Military News

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February 15. Newry pilot’s DFC and 14 bombing missions. Roll of Honour — Remembrance NI – Every day is a Remembrance Day

Robert Nugent from Belfast had served in China and India before WW1. He took part in the Gallipoli landing before serving in France. He was wounded on the Somme in January 1917 and died on this day at a Military … Continue reading

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