D-Day History Tours SOLD OUT 75th Anniversary

75TH ANNIVERSARY OF D-DAY: D-DAY TO THE RHINE   - reviews This D-Day tour is a dream trip for any WWII history buff who wants to stand on the beaches at Normandy, experience the powerful emotions brought forth by the military cemeteries in France and Luxembourg, stand in a foxhole in the Ardennes, and tour General …

Americans watch: Going to War film *in their own words

  To close out Memorial Day, I stumbled on a pbs.org film GOING TO WAR with war experiences of Sebastian Junger "War" boot camp, combat, killing, Iraq, Vietnam...how the war experience changed these men and women...in their own words. Coming home -- the battle buddies stick together, someone always has your back, reliving the trauma, the …

Tributes #MemorialDay in Colorado

Veterans History Projects interviews… Colorado veterans WWII

#Memorial Day  interviews online with Colorado WWII Veterans http://www.loc.gov/vets  interviewer, Gary Smith, Mile High Red Cross. Russell Schnack, US Navy,  WWII, Aurora CO.  Heather Gardens, Aurora CO. Charles J Doubrava, WWII Navy Seabee, Aurora, CO. (see book, WWII Navy Seabee Profile: destination unknown @amazon).  age 91. Garden Plaza Retirement. "Pete" C. Zarlengo, US Navy, D-Day, …

#MemorialDay Tributes downtown Denver: stirring posters, music, armed forces, vets, and active duty, honor with Gold Star families.

World War II vets. Vietnam Vets. Korea Vets. 9/11 Vets. War on Terror (1941-2001) Vets. All American recent conflicts. Iraq. Afghanistan. 9/11. Desert Storm. Persian Gulf. Thank you Mary Maher, Mt. Carmel Orphanage, Denver, where both Pete Zarlengo, 94, WWII Normandy Invasion-Omaha Beach, and his fallen brother, Dominic resided years ago. Dominic killed in the Pacific …

My father was an immigrant: short personal history of gratitude

Dutch East Indies. Indonesia. The Netherlands. Java. Holland. WWII. Pearl Harbor.  I was born in 1941, a couple months before the attack on Pearl Harbor. My father was not a US citizen at the time, did not enlist, and had emigrated from DEI via Holland as World War I was ending. His father had managed to …

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