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Georgia WWII veteran receives French Legion of Honor

Sep. 19, 2021 18:12 PM EDT

THOMSON, Ga. (AP) — A 98-year-old World War II veteran who took part in the D-Day invasion and the Battle of the Bulge and witnessed the German surrender during the war has been honored by France. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported that...

Man seeks family in photos taken from WWII Japanese soldier

Aug. 28, 2021 14:19 PM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Famed World War II correspondent Ernie Pyle once wrote that “All Marines are souvenir hunters.” So it may have been with Sgt. Harry Dininger of the 22nd Marine Regiment. Among his correspondence from the...