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Directed by Angelina Jolie.  With Jack O'Connell, Domhnall Gleeson, Jai Courtney, Luke Treadaway. A chronicle of the life of Louis Zamperini, an Olympic runner who was taken prisoner by Japanese forces during World War II.

Unbroken (2014)

Unbroken- After a near-fatal plane crash in WWII, Olympian Louis Zamperini spends a harrowing 47 days in a raft with two fellow crewmen before he's caught by the Japanese navy and sent to a prisoner-of-war camp.

The Douglas A-26 Invader was the last aircraft designated as an "attack bomber". In 1944 the A-26 Invader became the fastest US bomber of World War Two, upon its delivery to the 9th Air Force in Europe. Not to be confused with the B26 Marauder. It continued in service after WWII, as a nightfighter, & over 400 served in the Korean War.

Douglas Invader, light bomber and attack aircraft. World War II to Vietnam War.

The Battle of Iwo Jima was a battle in which the United States fought for and captured Iwo Jima from Japan.The Japanese positions on the island were heavily fortified,  with vast bunkers, hidden artillery, and 18 kilometres (11 mi) of underground tunnels.The battle was the first American attack on the Japanese Home Islands.  It was  immortalized by Joe Rosenthal's photograph of the raising of the U.S. flag on top of the 166 meter (546 ft) Mount Suribachi by five Marines and one Navy…

Flag Raising at Iwo Jima. There are 6 flag raisers, Ira Hayes, Franklin Sousley, Johns Bradley and Harlon Block. 6821 dead and 19200 wounded during the battle of Iwo Jima. Only 3 flag raisers made it home.

After the War Is Over — a tale of class, love, and freedom, in which a young woman must find her place in a world forever changed.

9 New Books That Could Be the Next 'Outlander'

After the War Is Over, a historical fiction by Jennifer Robson, captures a military nurse's experience with life and love in the aftermath of World War

Nippon Day Ten: Friendship After War — Washoku Day

Nippon Day Ten: Friendship After War

Newspapers during World War II : Sep World War II Ends. A formal surrender ceremony is conducted in Tokyo Bay on the U. World War II officially ends. World War Two Ends Historical Newspaper.

I took work at the textile factory. Beyond The Blue Door. http://www.amazon.com/Beyond-Blue-Door-Trilogy-Book-ebook/dp/B00DZTCISU/

50 Powerful Examples Of Visual Propaganda And The Meanings Behind Them

Jimmy Stewart was hardcore. He was rejected from the WWII draft for being too skinny, and kept applying until he had bulked enough. The army tried to give him the celebrity treatment, have him make training films and sell bonds. He fought against it and instead became a fighter pilot, flying over 20 missions in Nazi occupied Europe. He retired a Brigadier General of the USAF. Also, he won an Oscar and starred in countless classics. Feel like a loser yet???? :)

5 Celebrities You Won't Believe Were Badass Soldiers

Colonel James Stewart (yes the Hollywood actor) receives the Croix de Guerre from the French government for his military service in Europe. He served with the US Army Air Force rfom

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