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Rudolf Hess: The Führer’s Deputy

Until just a few weeks ago, an old man’s bones lay buried in a family grave in an impeccably kept cemetery in a Bavarian town called Wunsiedel.

The Persecution of John Demjanjuk

There is NO evidence that convicted Nazi Death Camp Murderer, John Demjanjuk, committed a specific crime. Learn more about the persecution that had no witnesses and no evidence.

MAKOW: Betrayal of British Agents in WWII

There, the "Prosper" and related "Scientist" networks had been mopped by the Gestapo in 1943. Prosper's courageous young leader, Francis Anthony Suttill, 34, was languishing in a concentration camp.

Chicken Hawks, Carry Home My Seabag, The Heavy One

Thousands of our kids are returning from Iraq and Afghanistan carrying the enormous weight of the emotional baggage picked up during their experience of war. This is nothing new, we brought back the same cargo from Vietnam, Korea and WW2. All wars provide their participants with a dismal tide of dark memories, the material of a lifetime of tortured nightmares.

TEXAS VET: MEDICAL ADVANCES: UNDERSTANDING TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURIES (TBIs)

MEDICAL ADVANCES: UNDERSTANDING TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURIES (TBIs) By Texas Vet, First Cavalry  Decades ago, I got blown up—literally outside a tin can sh*t and shower hut...

JOE “RAGMAN” TARNOVSKY: PTSD, IF WE HAD ONLY KNOWN ABOUT...

WHAT WOULD AUDIE MURPHY SAY IF VETERANS TREATMENT WERE CONSIDERED POLITICAL "PORK?" By Joe "Ragman" Tarnovsky for Veteran Today For years Vietnam Veterans had to listen...

Great Escape veteran of Second World War dies

Jack Harrison, who survived the Great Escape plot by Allied prisoners in a German prison in the Second World War, has died at age 97, his family said. Harrison died on Friday at Erskine veterans' home in Bishopton, Scotland.

Veteran to retrace path that led to D-Day horrors

* By Edward Colimore Philadelphia Inquirer * Nothing could have prepared him for what he witnessed that day. Arthur Seltzer is still processing it 66 years...

Opening Soviet Archives Providing New Insight Into Stalin’s Mind

Historians today are only coming to understand the complex and sophisticated individual that was Joseph Stalin, who ruled Russia for nearly thirty years until his death in 1953. Much of the information shedding light on the character of the dictator is being unearthed from the archives of the Soviet Union, opened in the 1990s after the collapse of Communism, and which is the source material for a series of some 25 books titled The Annals of Communism, published by Yale University Press.

John Finn, 100, the oldest Medal of Honor recipient

He was oldest of 97 Medal of Honor recipients still living. Despite head wounds and other injuries, Mr. Finn, the chief of ordnance for an air squadron, continuously fired a .50-caliber machine gun from an exposed position as bullets and bombs pounded the Naval Air Station at Kaneohe Bay in Oahu. He then supervised the rearming of returning American planes.

Remembrances Honor Fallen on Memorial Day

As Memorial Day approaches, thousands will make the pilgrimage to pay honor to loved ones lost to war. Some do not have to travel far. Others will make it an honorable effort to visit many cemeteries that bear the names and are home to our fallen military men and women.

While many have forgotten, these men remember VE Day

* By Dennis Yohnka The Daily Journal * While Memorial Day and Veterans Day show no signs of being forgotten, VE Day (Victory in Europe)...

The Irish Pride of the Sullivan Brothers

The words were from a letter that Mrs. Alleta Sullivan received from President Roosevelt, when it was confirmed that all five of her sons were missing in action after the sinking of the USS Juneau during the Battle of Guadalcanal in November 1942. While most aboard the Juneau perished, a few remained alive including the eldest Sullivan brother George, who would later die at sea. The last remaining survivors lived through of a horrific ordeal of exhaustion, heat, sharks, hunger and thirst.

HOWARD ZINN: A LION FALLS LEAVING A NATION OF SWINE

FEW AMERICANS KNEW OF ZINN, FEW KNOW WHAT WE HAVE LOST AND THE DOOM WE FACE By Gordon Duff STAFF WRITER/Senior Editor Silly obituaries of Howard...

Howard Zinn, A Personal Reflection

"If those in charge of our society - politicians, corporate executives, and owners of press and television - can dominate our ideas, they will...

Sixty-five years later Army honors WWII Vet Norman D. Fellman

Sixty-five years after the Germans captured Norman D. Fellman of Prescott during World War II, the U.S. Army recognized him Wednesday as one of 350 U.S. soldiers who were held as slaves inside Nazi Germany at the Berga an der Elster camp.