World War i

World War i

Movie Review: “They Shall Not Grow Old”

Below is Bookworm Room‘s latest review, about the acclaimed World War I British documentary film, “They Shall Not Grow Old” directed and produced by Peter Jackson.  Jackson directed the “Lord of the Rings” Trilogy. Presented by Fandom Events and Warner Bros., “They Shall Not Grow Old” had onlhy two play dates ...
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The 11th Hour of the 11th Day of the 11th Month

World War I veteran Joseph Ambrose, 86, at the dedication day parade for the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in 1982 Source: Wikimedia. Veterans’ Tales by Vassar Bushmills November 11th is both a celebration of America’s Veterans and a commemoration of the Anniversary of the ending of World War I, once called ...
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First 100 Years of Mateship With Australia

Veterans’ Tales Another post from our veteran sponsor, Mike Collins, 11th Infantry Brigade, RVN ’67-’68, 11-Charlie Indirect Fire Infantryman ...
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70th Anniversary of the Liberation of Auschwitz

Photograph No. 66935A: Child survivors of Auschwitz, wearing adult-size prisoner jackets, stand behind a barbed wire fence. Among those pictured are Tomasz Szwarz; Alicja Gruenbaum; Solomon Rozalin; Gita Sztrauss; Wiera Sadler; Marta Wiess; Boro Eksztein; Josef Rozenwaser; Rafael Szlezinger; Gabriel Nejman; Gugiel Appelbaum; Mark Berkowitz (a twin); Pesa Balter; ...
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Moina Belle Michael – Georgia Women of Achievement (Revised)

  Published to YouTube on Jun 5, 2012 by Tina Calhoun Final Edit of Moina Belle Michael for GA Women of Achievement The Poppy Lady  The Great War 1914-1918 Moina Belle Michael (1869-1944) Excerpts: Summer 1914: a Tour of Europe In June and July 1914 Moina was on a ...
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The 1944 Christmas Miracle – World War I

The 1944 Christmas Miracle –  World War I
What if they had a war, and nobody came?  All of you have heard that question asked before.  In this case the question would be more like;  What if they were in the middle of a war and everybody on both sides, decided,  “To hell with the war, it’s Christmas Time, screw ...
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The 1914 Christmas Miracle

The 1914 Christmas Miracle
The Christmas Truce, is sometimes called the 1914  Christmas Miracle,  It wasn’t supposed to happen, but it did, upsetting the High Command on both sides.   It’s was something like the what if they had a war, and nobody came question you’ve all heard asked.  In this case the question would ...
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