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Remains of missing WWII paratrooper found in Europe

Greensboro News & Record - 15 Jul 2018
20, 1944, the same day as the famed Waal River Crossing during Operation Market Garden. A paratrooper with Company C, 307th Airborne Engineer Battalion, 82nd Airborne Division, Jenkins was among the hundreds of soldiers who attempted to cross the ...
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Woman receives unknown grandfather's World War II uniform

Gloucester Daily Times - 14 Jul 2018
Kawa, born in Springfield in 1919, was a member of the 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment and one of the first troops to land in the Netherlands as part of Operation Market Garden when Allied Forces liberated the Dutch cities of Eindhoven and Nijmegen ...
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Youngstown Vindicator - 13 Jul 2018
The historic Douglas C-47 Skytrain troop transport aircraft participated in the D-Day invasion of Europe, operation Market Garden in Holland, supplied Patton's 3rd Army and dropped desperately needed supplies to troops in the Battle of the Bulge. It ...
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Polish WWII veteran posthumously honoured in Oxford

thenews.pl - 01 Jul 2018
Plaque for Gen Alfons Maćkowiak, a Polish #WW2 veteran of Operation #MarketGarden, legendary #SilentUnseen trainer at @EHAudleyEnd & inspirational @OUAthletics coach, a wonderful recognition of the success he helped many athletes achieve with ...
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Staying Afloat with the USS Iowa

Santa Clarita Gazette (satire) (press release) (blog) - 13 Jul 2018
This veteran also participated in the Battle of the Bulge and the unsuccessful Operation Market Garden. As he walked around the Iowa – and Armendariz marveled that this 80-something man walked up and down ladders like he was 18 – he walked onto the ...
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Target practice: FCA takes aim at freedoms failures

Money Marketing - 05 Jul 2018
The film A Bridge Too Far depicts the bungled attempt by the Allies to end the Second World War before the end of 1944 by taking a shortcut through the Netherlands to finish off Nazi Germany. The plan, known as Operation Market Garden, was ambitious ...
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Combat helmet of Colfax WWII vet to return home

Newton Daily News - 19 Jun 2018
Robert Kaldenberg has no memory of his father, Robert Lee Kaldenberg. The elder Kaldenberg was killed in action during Operation Market Garden, one of the deadliest battles of World War II. A pilot with the 401st Glider Infantry Division, he was ...
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Helmet of fallen WWII pilot reunited with family

Newton Daily News - 25 Jun 2018
Robert Kaldenberg looks down at the dent and holes of his father's combat helmet at Colfax Veteran's Memorial Saturday afternoon. The Seattle, Wash. resident's father, Robert Lee Kaldenberg was killed in action during Operation Market Garden, one of ...
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Retired soldier following in his father's footsteps

Sarnia Observer - 10 Jul 2018
The topography near Nijmegan has some undulating hills but is mostly like the terrain in southwestern Ontario, he said, noting potential sites along the way could include where Operation Market Garden parachuters dropped in 1944, and the Groesbeek ...
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Call of Duty: WWII Upcoming DLC Puts on a United Front

TrueAchievements - 22 Jun 2018
The third DLC pack focuses on the push towards Berlin with the three new multiplayer maps: Stalingrad, Market Garden, and Monte Cassino. On the contrary, the new War Mode mission takes players to North Africa in Operation Supercharge. Finally, there's ...
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America, Japan forces work together in historic missile operation

Thegardenisland.com - 13 Jul 2018
Analyzing new concepts and turning them into teachable doctrine is part of the RIMPAC 2018 objective. Another objective is to buy new weapons. U.S. officials confirmed the Army is in the market to put some money on the table and has eyes on a Norwegian ...
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Appreciation: Lord Carrington by James Douglas-Hamilton

The Scotsman - 16 Jul 2018
However, it was in relation to Operation Market Garden that he, along with his men, showed outstanding courage. While parachutists engaged the Germans at Arnhem, it was his personal responsibility to capture Nijmegen Bridge intact, with a half squadron ...

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