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Veterans Day 2016

Thank you for your service to all USA Veterans and our South African Veterans. The young South African men who were conscripted straight out of high school and fought in the Border War. TO ALL VETERANS: THANK YOU FOR YOUR

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Veterans Day

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We Will Remember Them ……

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Marzabotto Massacre

Marzabotto – An Italian town’s appreciation to South African troops for rescuing them from total annihilation after the massacre of it’s townspeople by Nazi SS during World War 2. Today, deep in the heart of Italy’s Apennine mountains between Bologna

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Delville Wood

The Battle of the Somme: Battle of Delville Wood, 15 July – 3 September 1916 Following the successful dawn attack of 14 July the newly won British line formed a ‘salient’ the right side of which was threatened by Delville

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Normandy: Surviving D-Day (full documentary) HD

[youtube id=”OZJMtJtrsnE” mode=”thumbnail” align=”center”] Five years into World War II, the future of Europe hangs in the balance, as 34,000 US soldiers embark on a mission to launch the biggest attack ever from sea. This fascinating documentary, interviews the soldiers

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70 years later, D-Day vet Jim ‘Pee Wee’ Martin jumps again

Inspiring video of the successful jump (Jun 5th, 2014) of 93-year old Jim “Pee Wee” Martin. 70 years ago, Martin was part of the U.S. 101st Airborne Division that parachuted down over Utah Beach in their bid to retake France

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Normandy 44 by Phil Pead

Their bodies and parachutes hung from the trees Near a church tower in Normandy at St Mere Eglise Eighty Second Airborne from a tracer filled sky The dice roll of fate choosing those who would die There are hundreds and

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