Recent Member Spotlights by karenll75

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VE Day issue of "The Jungle Air Force" paper of the XIII AFSCAP

Source 307th Bomb Group Records

Created 17 Apr 2015 - 59 views

Account of Allied servicement participating in VE Day celebrations in Bermuda

Source WWII War Diaries

Created 17 Apr 2015 - 46 views

Account of how VPB-127 spent VE Day

Source WWII War Diaries

Created 17 Apr 2015 - 34 views

US airmen at a VE Day ceremony in England

Source WWII US Air Force Photos

Created 17 Apr 2015 - 46 views

Soldiers on Okinawa listen to news of Germany's surrender

Source WWII US Air Force Photos

Created 17 Apr 2015 - 41 views

First page of John S. Smith's service record (out of 137 pages)

Source Confederate Soldiers - TX

Created 15 Apr 2015 - 217 views

Fred F.B. Coffin fought in the Battle of Palmito Ranch for the Union with the 62nd USCT

Source Civil War Horse Soldier Artifacts Collection

Created 14 Apr 2015 - 172 views

Theodore Barrett's service record lists him as commanding US forces in the Battle of Palmito Ranch

Theodore Barrett takes command of Union forces at Brazos Santiago, Texas (April 17, 1865)

First page of Theodore Barrett's Service Record (of a total of 104 pages)

From Theodore Barrett's Service Record:

Rescue boats bring in survivors and bodies from the Lusitania

Source News - The Chicago Tribune

Created 13 Apr 2015 - 218 views

RMS Lusitania

Source News - San Francisco Chronicle

Created 13 Apr 2015 - 33 views

Lusitania was built for speed

Source News - Washington Post (DC)

Created 13 Apr 2015 - 24 views

Passengers on Lusitania only have brief period to escape

Source News - Washington Post (DC)

Created 13 Apr 2015 - 22 views

One account of lifeboats and lifevests being used on the Lusitania

Source News - The Chicago Tribune

Created 13 Apr 2015 - 28 views

News of the sinking of the Lusitania

Source News - The Atlanta Constitution

Created 13 Apr 2015 - 21 views

A society creates anti-German stamps and buttons after the sinking of the Lusitania

Source FBI Case Files

Created 10 Apr 2015 - 228 views

Opinion that America will not go to war over the Lusitania

Source WWI - State Dept Records

Created 10 Apr 2015 - 35 views

One theory about the second explosion on the Lusitania is that the cargo of ammunition exploded

Source WWI - State Dept Records

Created 10 Apr 2015 - 218 views

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