On 22 August 1958 the wreck of U-843 was raised and broken up at Gothenburg in 1958/59. This U-Boat was sunk on 9 April 1945 in the Kattegat west of Gothenburg, by rockets from a British Mosquito aircraft (235 Sqn RAF/A). There was 44 dead and 12 survivors. These are the footage's details:...read more
This footage shows the aircraft carrier USS Saratoga after two nuclear tests in 1946 at Bikini Atoll. USS Saratoga (CV-3), a 33,000-ton aircraft carrier, was converted from the battle cruiser Saratoga (CC-3) while under construction at Camden, New Jersey. She served in the Pacific Theater of...read more
In the wake of World War II, in a move closely related to the beginnings of the Cold War, the United States of America decided to resume nuclear testing in the Pacific Ocean, on Bikini Atoll in the Marshall archipelago.
In this paper, we investigate the long-run effects of World War II on socio-economic status (SES) and health of older individuals in Europe. Physical and psychological childhood events are important predictors for labor market and health outcomes in adult life, but studies that quantify...read more