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September 1, 2017
A tent covers the area around an unexploded British World War Two bomb which was found during renovation work on the university's campus in Frankfurt, Germany, September 1, 2017. REUTERS/Ralph Orlowski
Frankfurt to evacuate thousands as huge WWII bomb defused
September 1, 2017 - 12:45pm
July 15, 2017
A horse-drawn caisson carries the remains of Marine Sgt. James Hubert to the site of the funeral at Calvary Cemetery in Duluth Saturday morning. (Clint Austin / Forum News Service)play button
'The ultimate sacrifice'
July 15, 2017 - 8:00pm
July 14, 2017
Holocaust survivor Judy Meisel holds a photo of her parents Osser Beker (father) and Mika Beker (mother) that was taken around 1938. Judy's mother Mina died in the gas chamber at Stutthof concentration camp on the Baltic coast in late 1944 or early 1945. (Jerry Holt/Minneapolis Star Tribune/TNS)
Minnesota woman is last who can tell of Nazi concentration camp horrors
July 14, 2017 - 10:35am
July 12, 2017
Mary Hagen of Duluth holds a photo of her brother James Hubert, a World War II vet who died in battle in the South Pacific Island of Tarawa. DNA testing identified his long-lost remains that will be brought home to be buried this summer. Bob King / Forum News Serviceplay button
Long lost Duluth Marine to be interred on Saturday
July 12, 2017 - 11:36pm
July 4, 2017
Yellowed newspaper clippings surround an article about Leslie and Norman Henjum that their sister Inez Holman kept while they were in World War II. 
Dave Wallis / The Forum
75-year-old WWII scrapbook helps sister remember brothers who served
July 4, 2017 - 9:11am
May 8, 2017
Unused dairy ration coupons: What is their story?
May 8, 2017 - 6:34am
March 20, 2017
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Family photo sparks memories of picking spuds by hand
March 20, 2017 - 10:18am
March 8, 2017
A filmmaker is working on a documentary about Herman Stern, a North Dakota businessman who helped at least 125 Jews escape Nazi Germany. The film, "The Mission of Herman Stern," is expected to come out this fall. Photo courtesy of Video Arts Studiosplay button
'ND hero story': Film planned about Stern's efforts to save Jews from Nazis
March 8, 2017 - 7:29pm
December 7, 2016
Pearl Harbor survivors Delton Walling (C), Gilbert Meyer (R) and U.S. Navy Admiral Margaret Kibben salute during a ceremony honoring the sailors of the USS Utah at the memorial on Ford Island at Pearl Harbor in Honolulu, Hawaii December 6, 2016.  REUTERS/Hugh Gentry
On 75th anniversary, U.S. veterans recall Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor
December 7, 2016 - 9:51am
December 6, 2016
Rudy Kuchar talks about the day that will live in infamy and his time in the service in his home in Grand Forks Tuesday morning. (Jesse Trelstad/Grand Forks Herald)
Grand Forks veterans remember Pearl Harbor on 75th anniversary
December 6, 2016 - 5:34pm
February 22, 2016
FILE PHOTO:  This Nazi banner was brought home from Germany after World War II by Edgerton, Minn., U.S. Army veteran Art Broekhuis. (Brian Korthals/Daily Globe)
How WWII German POWs fared in Grand Forks
February 22, 2016 - 7:35am
December 19, 2015
Jean Melby recalls her days as a “Rosie the Riveter” converting B-24 bomber aircraft into photo reconnaissance and radar planes at Holman Field in St. Paul. (Forum News Service/ Steve Kohls)
Brainerd's own 'Rosie the Riveter'
December 19, 2015 - 9:00am
November 18, 2015
John Delmar Anderson was one of about 100 Pearl Harbor veterans who gathered in Honolulu, Hawaii, on Dec. 7, 2014, for the 73rd anniversary of the bombing of Pearl Harbor.
Oldest survivor in sinking of USS Arizona during Pearl Harbor attack, dies at 98
November 18, 2015 - 6:30am
October 4, 2015
The family of Lt. Col. Hortense McKay, a nurse who served on Bataan during World War II, help unveil a placard naming Camp Ripley's new Medical Simulation Training Center in her honor during a ceremony Sunday. Zach Kayser/Forum News Service
Minnesota combat medic training center named for famous WWII nurse
October 4, 2015 - 8:38pm
September 19, 2015
WWII veteran Ralph Yeager sits inside the kitchen at his home in Merrifield. Yeager was part of the famous 82nd Airborne Division, which fought in some of the war's most pivotal battles. Steve Kohls/Brainerd Dispatch
Minnesota veteran paradropped into Sicily, liberated concentration camp
September 19, 2015 - 7:15pm
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