WWII

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John Huston’s World War II Documentaries

Legendary Hollywood director (The Maltese Falcon & The Treasure of the Sierra Madre) and actor (Chinatown) John Huston served as a Signal Corps lieutenant during World War…


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A New Look at JFK in ‘PT 109’

On October 6th, author William Doyle will publish PT 109: An American Epic of War, Survival, and the Destiny of John F. Kennedy, a new book…


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World of Warships Officially Casts Off

Big news for gamers who don’t like to board a ship until after its shakedown cruise: World of Warships officially launched this week after extensive beta testing….





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The VA is Curious About Your Sex Life

While scouring the Veterans Administration website for the kind of information we share on Military.com’s excellent and essential Benefits channel, one of our editors came across…



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WWII Veteran Makes Major League Debut

Fresh out of Naval Academy pitchers to promote to the big leagues, MLB located 92-year-old World War II veteran Tony Gianunzio and had him throw…


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Warsaw: A True Survivor of World War II

Warsaw, Poland’s Old Town May 8th marks the 70th anniversary of World War II’s VE Day. Most Americans consider Victory in Europe as being the logical…





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Remembering the ‘Rescue at Los Baños’

This year marks the 70th anniversary of the 11th Airborne Division’s daring raid that freed more than 2000 prisoners of war from a Japanese prison…


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5 Hollywood Directors Who Served And Filmed Real Wars

BY ORVELIN VALLE — WEARETHEMIGHTY​.COM Before Clint Eastwood’s “American Sniper,” Hollywood directors “got it right” by serving in the military. Here are five legendary Hollywood directors…






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Bing Crosby’s WWII Legacy

During World War II (and for several years after), Bing Crosby was just about the biggest popular entertainer the USA has ever known: he was the…