Blog Entries - tag: 'WWII'

kneeling for fallen soldiers

International History: D-Day

Posted on: June 6, 2019
Tags: WWII, war, soldier, World War 2, battle

"On June 6, 1944, more than 160,000 Allied troops landed along a 50-mile stretch of heavily-fortified French coastline, to fight Nazi Germany on the beaches of Normandy, France... More than 9,000 Allied Soldiers were killed or wounded, but their sacrifice

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Guadalcanal

Lunch & Learn: Guadalcanal

Posted on: February 26, 2019
Tags: WWII, Guadalcanal, Lunch & Learn, video

Click here to view the February 2019 Lunch and Learn. Topic: Guadalcanal - A turning point in WWII Detail: At the beginning World War II, the U.S. took a terrific beating at the hands of the Japanese Army and Navy in the Pacific. That changed on

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Oral History: Richard (Dick) Tracy (WWII)

Posted on: September 14, 2018
Tags: WWII, Oral History, Dick Tracy, Video, military, war, soldier, Richard, Tracy, World War 2, combat

This is the tenth in a series of oral histories. To summarise for those who haven't read the first blog post; We will be exploring the many stories of service men and women and the experiences they've had at war. The stories will range from WWII to the recent

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Edwin Pellett

Oral History: Edwin Pellett (WWII)

Posted on: August 8, 2018
Tags: WWII, Oral History, Edwin Pellett

This is the fourth in a series of oral histories. To summarise for those who haven't read the first blog post; We will be exploring the many stories of service men and women and the experiences they've had at war. The stories will range from WWII to the

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George Roth

Oral History: George Roth (WWII)

Posted on: August 8, 2018
Tags: WWII, Oral History, George Roth

This is the fifth in a series of oral histories. To summarise for those who haven't read the first blog post; We will be exploring the many stories of service men and women and the experiences they've had at war. The stories will range from WWII to the

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Oral History: Howard Watrous (WWII)

Posted on: August 8, 2018
Tags: WWII, Oral History, Howard Watrous

This is the sixth in a series of oral histories. To summarise for those who haven't read the first blog post; We will be exploring the many stories of service men and women and the experiences they've had at war. The stories will range from WWII to the

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James Duvall

Oral History: James Duvall (WWII)

Posted on: August 8, 2018
Tags: WWII, James Duvall

This is the seventh in a series of oral histories. To summarise for those who haven't read the first blog post; We will be exploring the many stories of service men and women and the experiences they've had at war. The stories will range from WWII to the

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Jim Corbett and his son

Oral History: Jim Corbett (WWII)

Posted on: August 8, 2018
Tags: WWII, Jim Corbett

This is the eighth in a series of oral histories. To summarise for those who haven't read the first blog post; We will be exploring the many stories of service men and women and the experiences they've had at war. The stories will range from WWII to

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Oral History: Paul Rodenbeck (WWII)

Posted on: August 8, 2018
Tags: WWII, Paul Rodenbeck

This is the ninth in a series of oral histories. To summarise for those who haven't read the first blog post; We will be exploring the many stories of service men and women and the experiences they've had at war. The stories will range from WWII to the

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Oral History: Victor Carman (WWII)

Posted on: August 8, 2018
Tags: WWII, Victor Carman

This is the eleventh in a series of oral histories. To summarise for those who haven't read the first blog post; We will be exploring the many stories of service men and women and the experiences they've had at war. The stories will range from WWII to

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Don Lycan

Oral History: Don Lycan (WWII)

Posted on: June 7, 2018
Tags: WWII, Oral History, Don Lycan

This is the third in a series of oral histories. To summarise for those who haven't read the first blog post; We will be exploring the many stories of service men and women and the experiences they've had at war. The stories will range from WWII to the recent

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Don Ennis

Oral History: Don Ennis (WWII)

Posted on: May 30, 2018
Tags: WWII, Oral History, Don Ennis

This is the second in a series of oral histories. To summarise for those who haven't read the first blog post; We will be exploring the many stories of service men and women and the experiences they've had at war. The stories will range from WWII to the

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Arley Jett

Oral History: Arley Jett (WWII)

Posted on: May 17, 2018
Tags: WWII, Arley Jett, Oral History

This is the first in a series of oral histories. We will be exploring the many stories of service men and women and the experiences they've had at war. The stories will range from WWII to the recent wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. To explore the experiences of

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