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World War II-- hometown and home front heroes

life-experience stories from the Carolinas" Piedmont

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Published by A. Borough Books in Charlotte, NC .
Written in English

    Places:
  • North Carolina,
  • South Carolina,
  • North Carolina.,
  • South Carolina.
    • Subjects:
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- North Carolina.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- South Carolina.,
    • North Carolina -- Biography.,
    • South Carolina -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Other titlesHometown and home front heroes, World War Two-- hometown and home front heroes, World War 2-- hometown and home front heroes
      Statementedited by Margaret G. Bigger.
      GenrePersonal narratives, American., Biography.
      ContributionsBigger, Margaret G.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD811.A2 W6185 2003
      The Physical Object
      Pagination306 p. :
      Number of Pages306
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3696778M
      ISBN 101893597067
      LC Control Number2003105701
      OCLC/WorldCa54854217

        More orders may come into City Hall before the Feb. 29 deadline for The City of Pottsville Hometown Heroes Banner Program. during World War II. photocopy — front   When I was a kid in the s, I loved reading accounts of American heroism from World War II. I remember being riveted by a book about the staunch Marine defenders of Wake Island and inspired by John F. Kennedy’s exploits saving the sailors he commanded on PT Closer to home, I had an uncle -- like so many vets of that war, relatively 't_make_heroes.

      2 days ago  NARA Resources Archives Surviving from World War II An excerpt copied with permission of the author, Gerhard Weinberg, from his book A World at Arms: A Global History of World War II. "Buddies: Soldiers and Animals in World War II" Lisa B. Auel wrote this Prologue article. Continuing the Fight: Harry S. Truman and World War II This Truman Library website contains a collection 1 day ago  Historical novelist Aimee Liu uncovered the history of the Andaman Islands in the Bay of Bengal, the western front of the Pacific theater in World War II, in the course of plotting her new novel

      The Hometown Heroes Banners are a way to acknowledge those that have given up so much, so that we are able to live the American dream, according to Rice. “I hope that when people drive down Main Street and see these photographs it will be a daily reminder that freedom is not free and there are families grieving for their loved ones who never 2 days ago  JAKARTA: With a wooden practice sword in hand and dressed in the manner of a World War II Imperial Japanese Army officer, Jasen Purwa Adi walked into a sun-baked yard of an early 20th century home


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