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Jessica Zimmerman replied to Jessica Zimmerman's discussion "The Fearless American Aces Who Flew with the RAF in World War " in the group Books & Book Reviews: What We are Reading Now
"Thank you Scott!! I promise it's worth it! "
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Jessica Zimmerman replied to Jessica Zimmerman's discussion "The Fearless American Aces Who Flew with the RAF in World War " in the group Books & Book Reviews: What We are Reading Now
"No problem! I figure I posted it over on Amazon and Goodreads, I might as well post here as well since some members are also interested in WWI!"
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Scott Lyons replied to Jessica Zimmerman's discussion "The Fearless American Aces Who Flew with the RAF in World War " in the group Books & Book Reviews: What We are Reading Now
"Excellent writing and review Jess. Thank you for posting this--I need to buy this book!"
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"The Fearless American Aces Who Flew with the RAF in World War "

In a 2008 Common Core survey, 60 percent of U.S. students did not know the years in which World War I took place. When polled in 2012, two-thirds of British students did…See More
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Jessica Zimmerman replied to Scott Lyons's discussion Win a copy of Mission to Berlin: The American Airmen Who Struck the Heart of Hitler's Reich in the group The Air War: 1939 - 1945
"I would also love a copy! I'll send you an email with my address (though I think you already have it...)! "
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Jessica Zimmerman replied to Scott Lyons's discussion A free copy of Disobeying Hitler: German Resistance After Valkyrie by Dr. Randall Hansen in the group BIOGRAPHY: LEADERS & COMMANDERS
"Sent an email with my address. Thanks Scott! "
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This new group is the dedicated forum for Zenith Press Publishing. Learn about the latest books and authors news here. SALES UPDATES POSTED HERE!Thank you for joining us. Please be patient as we add content and get set up!See More
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We strive to offer a unique forum for authors, educators and historians to share their research challenges, findings and other interesting information with members of the World War II History Network.Thank you for joining us. Please be patient as we add content and get set up!See More
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Jessica Zimmerman
How did you hear about the site?
Through other history sites
City and state of residence
Mankato, MN
If you have a relative who served in WWII, their full name
Vincent R. L. Ringnell
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Great Grandfather
Honoree's branch of service; rank
US ARMY, PFC
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http://www.historybyzim.com
Are you a descendant of a WWII veteran?
Yes

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Dr. Joseph Medicine Crow

Posted on May 23, 2014 at 9:54pm 0 Comments

[The following post is from taken from my website. I originally posted it on April 12, 2013.]

The story of how Dr. Joseph Medicine Crow’s actions during World War II made him the last Plains war chief.…

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At 8:54am on July 15, 2012,
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Erwin Leydekkers
said…

Hello Jessica,

Welcome to our website, and thank you for joining us.

 

Erwin

At 7:32pm on July 14, 2012,
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Melissa Marsh
said…

Welcome to the site, Jessica! Hope you enjoy. :-)

At 12:00am on July 14, 2012,
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Scott Lyons
said…

Hi Jessica, welcome and thank you for joining us.

I will be adding your grandfather to our 'Hall of Heroes Registry' this weekend. We also have a corresponding photo album, of which, I can add any WWII-era photos of your father. In order to do this, upload those photos to your 'My Photos' app. on your profile. I can then aggregate those to our "Family Members" photo albums.

Just something that we offer if you are interested. Let me know if you have any questions!  Scott Lyons 

 
 
 

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The First Eagles: The Fearless American Aces Who Flew with the RAF in World War I

By member GAVIN MORTIMER

Please join us 10 September 2014 at 8pm EDST in the 'Air War: 1939-1945' group for this giveaway sponsored by our good friends at Zenith Press.

From Zenith Press: "In The First Eagles: The Fearless American Aces Who Flew with the RAF in World War I, award-winning historian Gavin Mortimer engagingly profiles the restless, determined American aviators who grew tired of waiting for the their country to establish an aerial military force during World War I."

The Battle of the Bulge: A Graphic History of Allied Victory in the Ardennes, 1944-1945

By member WAYNE VANSANT

Please join us 30 September 2014 at 8pm EDST in the 'D-Day, Normandy, and Europe' group for this giveaway. This event is sponsored by our partner Zenith Press.

From Zenith Press: "In Battle of the Bulge, author and artist Wayne Vansant brings readers into the frozen foxholes, haunting forests, and devastated villages of the Ardennes during that freezing cold winter. With meticulous historical accuracy and hand-drawn visuals that can tell a story in ways words alone cannot, Vansant recounts the Bulge with insightful detail, replaying the thrusts and volleys of both the combined Allied and German forces during the tumultuous battle."

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"Cześć Peter thanks for your message. Your English is very good! It's my favourite photo! He was in 308, 306 and various training squadrons. Keep in touch. Best regards Andy"
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"Hi Andy ! Great photo - Your grandfather was a pilot No. 308 Polish Fighter Squadron. I am very interested in contact with you. Sorry for my english, I'm Pole Best Wishes !"
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