Tag: WWII

The Munich Girl

The Munich Girl

| February 29, 2020

Anna Dahlberg grew up eating dinner under her father’s war-trophy portrait of Eva Braun. Fifty years after the war, she discovers what he never did—that her mother and Hitler’s mistress were friends. The secret surfaces with a mysterious monogrammed handkerchief, and a man, Hannes Ritter, whose Third Reich family history is entwined with Anna’s. Plunged […]

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War is Personal. Hell, Luck and Resilience: A WWII Combat Marine’s Accounts of Okinawa and China

War is Personal. Hell, Luck and Resilience: A WWII Combat Marine’s Accounts of Okinawa and China

| November 25, 2019

The invasion of Okinawa was one of the bloodiest battles of WWII Pacific. The casualties were monumental. Roy Wilkes, Private, USMC was unfortunate enough to have a front-row seat. He witnessed twenty-three of his friends die in a bombing. True, gripping stories and pictures reveal the mind, heart, and soul of a fighting WWII Marine. […]

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