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"Lili Marleen" is a German love song performed by Lale Anderson which became popular during World War II throughout Europe and the Mediterranean among both Axis and Allied troops. Written in 1915 as a poem, the song was published in 1937 and was first recorded by Lale Andersen in 1939 as "Das...read more

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 Lieutenant) October 29, 2016

It has gained fame in the English-speaking world due to its usage in the 1965 film Battle of the Bulge. While throughout that film German characters speak English, the song is sung in the original German.

It was composed in June 1933 by Oberleutnant Kurt Wiehle while on his way to...read more

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The "Colonel Bogey March" by Kenneth Alford, played by the US Coast Guard Band for the album "The Coast Guard Remembers World War II".

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 Lieutenant) January 25, 2015
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21/02/2015

When & Where?
The Fort MacArthur Museum
3601 S Gaffey St. San Pedro
California, 90731

Saturday, February 21, 2015

Special Exhibits: 3pm - 5pm

Dance Class by Rusty Frank: 4:15pm - 4:45pm
Dean Mora and the Ft. MacArthur Officers Orchestra: 5pm - 8 pm...(find more about the event)

3601 S Gaffey St

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 HQ Batallón) December 08, 2014
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17/01/2015

Pin-Ups for Vets & The Dollface Dames are teaming up once again for The Hollywood Cantina: Salute & Shimmy to raise funds to support hospitalized Veterans and Deployed Troops! Join us for a WWII-Style party, open to the public and free for Veterans to attend at the Historic American...(find more about the event)

Historic American Legion Post 43

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 HQ Batallón) November 15, 2014
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Last years 1940's weekend was another complete success. That's what the Peterborough Telegraph had to say about the weekend: There were a wide range of wartime wonders - on the ground and in the sky - for visitors of the Ramsey 1940s Weekend, being held for the 11th time this year. 

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The Camp

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 Lieutenant) November 09, 2014
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21/11/2014 to 24/11/2014

Join Venture Away Music Weekends for a superb weekend of Live Music & Dancing in the Stunning Ballroom at our 2nd Annual Blackpool Jump Jive & Swing Weekend.

A great time was had by all who attended the 2013 event - where we had appearances from the Superb Swing Commanders &...(find more about the event)

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 HQ Batallón) September 05, 2014

From the 1941 Bud Abbott and Lou Costello film, "Buck Privates".

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He was a famous trumpet man from out Chicago way
He had a boogie style that no one else could play
He was the top man at his craft
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