Battle of Midway

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First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 2014 - 1 reports

Zero fighter pilot to offer ‘food for thought’ in upcoming documentary

Nagoya Katsudo Shashin, a film group in Nagono, Nagoya, is making a documentary about Kaname Harada, a former fighter pilot who flew the Imperial Japanese Navy’s Type 0 Carrier Fighter, known simply as the “zero” or “zerosen” in Japanese.In addition to ... [Published Japan Times - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Three-war veteran thanked for his service

JACKSONVILLE — For a large portion of his military career, Denzel Campbell’s job was to go fight on the front lines.And never once during his time in Japan in World War II, or in Korea or later in Vietnam, did he complain.“I didn’t want to go to war,” ... [Published Anniston Star - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 09 2014 - Updated Aug 09 2014 - 1 reports

An Anniversary for Rethinking “History”

August is the anniversary of three of the most important events of the past century:  the start of World War I; the atomic bombing of Hiroshima; and the Gulf of Tonkin Incident in Vietnam.  Each of them should give us pause to consider how deeply steeped ... [Published Common Dreams - Aug 09 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

Guadalcanal. August 7, 1942

On August 7, 1942, US Marines landed at Lunga Point on the island of Guadalcanal in the Solomons group. Their immediate objective was the seizure of a partially completed airfield, later finished by the US military and renamed Henderson Field ... [Published RedState Blog - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 1 reports

Not Willing That Any Should Perish

About the time Florence resident Dave Schmidt, 71, was thinking, “We should have changed planes,” the pilot took off.  This would prove to be no ordinary mission trip.On July 9 Dave had already driven to Huntsville, flown from Huntsville to Houston, then ... [Published Courier Journal - Aug 05 2014]
First reported Aug 03 2014 - Updated Aug 03 2014 - 1 reports

Interactive technology bringing SC museum alive – MyrtleBeachOnline.com

MOUNT PLEASANT — From a simulated flight around the moon to the chaos in the gun turret of a destroyer fending off World War II kamikaze attacks, interactive technology is bringing to life what once were staid, static museum displays at the Patriots ... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Aug 03 2014]
First reported Aug 03 2014 - Updated Aug 03 2014 - 1 reports

Sometimes Reading Material Is All We Seek At AirVenture

Mike Busch’s “Manifesto” Hits The Mark For Potential Future A&P’s By Tom WoodwardThe first “Oshkosh” fly in was in Hales Corner, Wisconsin in 1953. From its move to Rockford in 1959 and then again to Oshkosh in 1970, people have come to see new and innovative ... [Published Aero-News Network - Aug 03 2014]
First reported Aug 01 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 1 reports

James Shigeta

. , who has died aged 85, appeared in lead roles in Hollywood movies in the late 1950s and early 1960s when Asians on film were generally coolies and servants, comic relief or devious villains and, if they had lines, the role would be entrusted to a white ... [Published Herald Scotland - Aug 01 2014]
First reported Jun 06 2014 - Updated Jun 06 2014 - 1 reports

The Battle of Midway

This is the 72nd anniversary of the Battle of Midway ,June 4-7, 1942. The American victory is often celebrated as avictory attributable to cryptanalysis: U.S. intelligence hadbroken the main Japanese naval code.It's important to realize, though, that ... [Published SMBlog -- Steve Bellovin's Blog - Jun 06 2014]
First reported Jun 05 2014 - Updated Jun 05 2014 - 1 reports

The Battle of Midway 4 to 7 June 1942

Dive Bombing Japanese Carriers Griffith Baily Coale Excellent source of information at the Naval History and Heritage Command's site The Battle of Midway :Nimitz clearly possessed tremendous faith in his subordinates, who were nevertheless guided ... [Published EagleSpeak - Jun 05 2014]
First reported Jun 04 2014 - Updated Jun 04 2014 - 1 reports

Remembering the Battle of Midway 4- 7 June 1942

In the background of the build-up to the remembrances of the Normandy landings on 6 June 1944, it is good to take time to recall the an earlier, very important fight in the Pacific, as the Naval War College did with its Battle of Midway Commemoration ... [Published EagleSpeak - Jun 04 2014]
First reported May 30 2014 - Updated May 30 2014 - 1 reports

Friday Fun Movie(s): The Battle of Midway

There are a few battles in history which are remembered as pivotal. Zama, Lepanto, Waterloo, Gettysburg, Stalingrad, Salamis, Trafalgar, El Alamein . . . Midway! ... [Published EagleSpeak - May 30 2014]
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"It's a real sense of accomplishment," said Ann de Montluzin Farmer, "Spirit of '76" Regent. "Our goals are patriotism, historic preservation and education, and actually, this is kind of hitting all three of those goals."
In an interview a few years ago, he said: "For a while after Flower Drum Song things got better for Asians in Hollywood. They started portraying the Asian-American as something other than the poor man in a menial job, as a doctor or attorney."
...May 1944 report to the Brookings Board of Trustees, President Moulton looked further ahead past the end of the war and envisioned Brookings having "a great opportunity to become a center for research and education in international affairs."

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Flag that flew on Pearl Harbor ship arrives in ... [Published Times Picayune / NOLA.com - Aug 26 2014]
Edward Paul Pouliot [Published Elk River Star News - Aug 26 2014]
Zero fighter pilot to offer ‘food for thought’ ... [Published Japan Times - Aug 22 2014]
Sunk, Scrapped or Saved: The Fate of America’s ... [Published USNI - Aug 18 2014]
A look back at Lorain city and county bridges [Published Lorain Morning Journal - Aug 15 2014]
August 15th, 1945 - VJ Day, and the end of an e... [Published Politics.ie - Aug 15 2014]
Three-war veteran thanked for his service [Published Anniston Star - Aug 15 2014]
Surrender had lasting impact on many Japanese a... [Published Japan Times - Aug 14 2014]
An Anniversary for Rethinking “History” [Published Common Dreams - Aug 09 2014]
Guadalcanal. August 7, 1942 [Published RedState Blog - Aug 07 2014]
Not Willing That Any Should Perish [Published Courier Journal - Aug 05 2014]
Interactive technology bringing SC museum alive... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Aug 03 2014]
Interactive technology bringing life to Patriot... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Aug 03 2014]
Sometimes Reading Material Is All We Seek At Ai... [Published Aero-News Network - Aug 03 2014]
James Shigeta [Published Herald Scotland - Aug 01 2014]
Busy schedule keeps library hopping [Published Superior Telegram - Jul 25 2014]
Sailor's forgotten hat saved Navy ship [Published McDuffieMirror - Jul 19 2014]
June a memorable month in World War II [Published The Intelligencer - Jun 13 2014]
Humble High graduate serves aboard USS Constitu... [Published Waller County News Citizen - Jun 10 2014]
History for June 7 [Published MuskegonPundit - Jun 07 2014]
Navy, National Guard salute D-Day in Boston Harbor [Published The Washington Times stories: News - Jun 07 2014]
Reel America: "The Battle of Midway" & John For... [Published CSPAN - YouTube - Jun 06 2014]
On 70th Anniversary of D-Day, a Look Back at Br... [Published Brookings Latest From Brookings - Jun 06 2014]
The Battle of Midway [Published SMBlog -- Steve Bellovin's Blog - Jun 06 2014]
The Battle of Midway 4 to 7 June 1942 [Published EagleSpeak - Jun 05 2014]
Battle of Midway Commemorated at NSA Bahrain [Published militaryfeed.com - Jun 05 2014]
USS Constitution to Conduct First Underway Demo... [Published militaryfeed.com - Jun 05 2014]
Naval District Washington Honors Battle of Midw... [Published militaryfeed.com - Jun 05 2014]
Battle of Midway: 72nd Anniversary [Published Military News Network - YouTube Channel - Jun 05 2014]
Remembering the Battle of Midway 4- 7 June 1942 [Published EagleSpeak - Jun 04 2014]
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Guadalcanal. August 7, 1942 [Published RedState Blog - Aug 07 2014]
On August 7, 1942, US Marines landed at Lunga Point on the island of Guadalcanal in the Solomons group. Their immediate objective was the seizure of a partially completed airfield, later finished by the US military and renamed Henderson Field ...
Interactive technology bringing SC museum alive... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Aug 03 2014]
MOUNT PLEASANT — From a simulated flight around the moon to the chaos in the gun turret of a destroyer fending off World War II kamikaze attacks, interactive technology is bringing to life what once were staid, static museum displays at the Patriots ...
Interactive technology bringing life to Patriot... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Aug 03 2014]
Post and Courier file photo of the aircraft carrier Yorktown. MOUNT PLEASANT – From a simulated flight around the moon to the chaos in the gun turret of a destroyer fending off World War II kamikaze attacks, interactive technology is bringing to life ...
History for June 7 [Published MuskegonPundit - Jun 07 2014]
History for June 7 - On-This-Day.com : Belmont Stakes, Belmont, NY. 146th annual.  Birth anniversaries of artist Paul Gauguin (1848-1903), actor/singer Dean Martin (1917-1995) and actress Jessica Tandy (1909-1994). In 1975, Sony released ...
Reel America: "The Battle of Midway" & John For... [Published CSPAN - YouTube - Jun 06 2014]
<a style="font-size: 15px; font-weight: bold;font-decoration: none;" href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n6Zzm9V-enc&feature=youtube_gdata"&gt;Reel America: "The Battle of Midway" & John Ford in WW2 - Preview Full Program airs June 15 at 4p ET on ...
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