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Destroyed village of San Pietro Infine, Italy, on the Allies' road to Rome. Captured by 36th Infantry Division, 1944.
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Legislation would designate Wilmington as first 'American World War II City'

U.S. Rep. David Rouzer, R-N.C., has introduced legislation that would designate Wilmington as the country’s first “American World War II City.”CLICK FOR MORE

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Photo Show coming to Wilmington’s Historic USO

World traveler’s photo show coming to Wilmington’s historic USO An exhibit of more than 300 phot…

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Interview with Bob Townsend on NBC

Interview with Bob Townsend, WECT TV-6/NBC, on USS North Carolina Battleship Commission. WECT TV6-WE…

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“Football! Navy! War!”: How Military Lend-Lease Players Saved the College Game and Helped Win World War II

Not coincidentally, football employs military terms associated with war, such as “aerial attack,…

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WHQR Midday Interview: Wilbur Jones Jr.

Historian and author Wilbur Jones Jr. has traveled extensively throughout the past 50+ years, and hi…

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