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 HQ Batallón) June 18, 2015
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25/04/2015 to 04/01/2016

Discover how Pittsburgh affected World War II – and the war affected our region – as part of the new exhibition, We Can Do It! WWII. Developed by the History Center, this 10,000 square-foot exhibition focuses on Pittsburgh’s role on both the home front and the...(find more about the event)

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 Lieutenant) February 22, 2015

The M4A2 tank was developed by General Motors during WWII. Its engineers, designers and excecutives worked with the Army to conceive and build the tank and its guns. It's tested, built and finally goes into combat.

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 HQ Batallón) January 19, 2015

The World War II Sherman tanks had a fatal flaw that contributed to the death of thousands of troops.

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 HQ Batallón) November 26, 2014

In 1943 they were looking for 'able bodied men' to work factories and businesses whilst men were at war. Women were last on the list as being able to hold down a useful job. "Out of 50 million women at the beginning of the war, 10 million were working" by the end of it. They built the aircraft...read more

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 HQ Batallón) November 26, 2014

Documentary by the Ford Motor company about women working in tradionally 'male roles' during World War Two. The film shows many different factory and industry jobs filled by woman when men left to join the military, in particular it concentrates on scenes of the Willow Run B-24 Liberator bomber...read more

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 HQ Batallón) November 22, 2014
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Vultee B-24s.- B-24s in Consolidated-Vultee Plant, Fort Worth, Texas. Part of the world's largest double aircraft assembly line in Consolidated-Vultee's Fort Worth plant. In foreground are "Liberator" bombers modified for special American uses. To the rear of this front line...read more

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 Lieutenant) November 19, 2014

Shows the production of the medium Tank M3 "Grant" in the Chrysler Tank Arsenal, Detroit

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 HQ Batallón) November 19, 2014

Se analiza el mito de que fue Estados Unidos el que ganó la Segunda Guerra Mundial, pero muchos historiadores coinciden en que fue la Unión Soviética y toda su sociedad quienes, por pura desesperación y gran heroísmo, determinaron la evolución de la guerra y la derrota de la implacable máquina...read more

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 HQ Batallón) November 06, 2014
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Posters that helped defeat the Nazi war machine have resurfaced and are selling at auction - view our gallery of these powerful images. These rare and striking images helped inspire Britain to victory in the darkest days of the Second World War. 

A collection of 150 is being sold today...read more

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