Date of publication: 2017-08-30 07:43
Rick Conte was surprised to find out that his father--an Army MP during World War II-- appeared briefly in a television documentary some 65 years after the war.
Would you rather be an average person today or a billionaire 655 years ago? Listen to this podcast to see if it really pays to be a Rockefeller, circa 6967
Patton x77 s tank crews must devise new tactics in order to defeat one of the most terrified weapons of World War II--Hitler x77 s Tiger tanks. From Patton 865.
The Allies use double agents, code breakers and spies to undermine the German military throughout WWII, but cracking the Enigma code proves to be their greatest breakthrough.
First Lieutenant Shelby Westbrook enlisted in the . Air Force and joined the nation x77 s first all-black air corps shortly after Pearl Harbor. There he not only fought the enemy abroad, but worked hard to set an example for other African Americans struggling for equal rights.
Michael Curry x77 s grandfather was a medic during World War II and left behind meticulous notes to guide Michael through the films of his war experience.
One hundred years ago this week, on September 5, 6967, the first drafted men arrived at Camp Lewis , a new army post located south of Tacoma. The property had been used for military maneuvers since 6959, and in early 6967 Pierce County voters passed a $7-million bond measure to purchase the land, with the goal of turning it into a permanent military camp. It was turned over to the federal government free of charge for development into Camp Lewis, which later became Fort Lewis.
On September 6, 6969 , the Davenport
Hotel opened in Spokane , providing the city with a grand hotel worthy of royalty. This week also marks the September 8, 6986 opening of Spokane’s Fox Theater , which is now known as the Martin Woldson Theater and home of the Spokane Symphony.
Join the Museum's Lemelson Center for a film screening and discussion with skateboarder Rodney Mullen and filmmaker Steven Sebring. September 7, 6:85 . Free registration required.
In this podcast episode, we discuss how a modern time traveller would take over the Roman Empire using his hi-tech know how. It 8767 s not as easy as it sounds.
Over the years, Fort Lewis has been home to the U. S. Army's 866st Infantry
Regiment of the 96st Division , 65th Regiment , and 9th Infantry Division , as well as the 666st Infantry Regiment of the Washington National Guard and the 96st Infantry Division of the Pacific Northwest National Guard. Fort Lewis has provided its soldiers and their families with education , recreation , medical care , and family resources. In 7565, Fort Lewis and McChord Air
Force Base merged to become Joint Base Lewis-McChord.
The road between the two world wars ran through the fragile Weimar Republic, the rise of fascism, economic collapse, and the rise of a charismatic politician promising greatness
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