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September 16, 2019 - 9:27 am
ST. LOUIS (AP) A World War II soldier who went missing almost 75 years ago during fighting in Germany will be buried with full military honors in his home state of Missouri. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that services are planned for Monday at the Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in St...
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2/22/2019 - Tony Foulds, 82, waits in Endcliffe Park, Sheffield, to see his lifelong dream fulfilled today when warplanes from Britain and the United States stage a flypast over the memorial to salute the 75th anniversary of a crash which claimed the lives of 10 American airmen. (Photo by PA Images/Sipa USA)
February 22, 2019 - 10:34 am
SHEFFIELD, England (AP) — U.S. and Royal Air Force planes roared over the English city of Sheffield on Friday to honor 10 American airmen who sacrificed their lives to save British children playing in a park beneath their crippled bomber during World War II. The fly-past brought tears to the eyes...
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