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Lieutenant-Colonel John William Arthur Stephenson was a British Army officer during Second World War. He was a hero of North Africa Campaign. As a Captain in the Middlesex Regiment, in 1943 he was awarded the DSO for service in Tunisia. However, he was most known to...read more

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Leo Major was a French Canadian man born in 1921. He probably didn’t think he was going to be more of a hero than the average soldier when he joined up with the Canadian Army at the start of World War II—supposedly he simply joined up because he wanted to...read more

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Lieutenant Colonel Jack “Mad Jack” Churchill of the British Army is regarded as one the greatest warriors of all time. He was the British soldier who killed nazis with a sword and a longbow. He is known for the motto: "Any officer who goes...read more

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The remains of Army Air Forces 1st Lt. William O. Pile, missing from World War II, have been identified and will be returned to his family for burial with full military honors. On November 3, 2015, it was announced by the Department of Defense POW/MIA Accounting...read more

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Benjamin Lewis Salomon (September 1, 1914 – July 7, 1944) was a United States Army dentist during World War II, assigned as a front-line surgeon. When the Japanese started overrunning his hospital, he stood a rear-guard action...read more

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Esto es Estiocast, vuestro Histocast de verano. Hoy nos vamos a las heladas estepas de Stalingrado para conocer las peripecias de Arthur Kruger, el último miembro del Regimiento de Infantería de Danzig que logró salir con vida de Stalingrado. Te lo cuenta...read more

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Frederick Rounsville "Fritz" Payne, Jr. (July 31, 1911 – August 6, 2015) was a World War II fighter ace who left his mark on aviation and wartime history by shooting down six Japanese warplanes during the Battle of Guadalcanal. ...read more

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