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  1. Otto liked Elinor Florence's post in the thread Funny Flying Logbook Sketches.

    Jim Milne of Invermere, British Columbia, now 97 years old, served as a navigation instructor with the Royal Canadian Air Force during...

    Jim Milne Sketch 19 Confidence, North Battleford, January 1945,ed copy.jpg Aug 21, 2017 at 12:34 AM
  2. Smiley 2.0 liked TD-Tommy776's post in the thread Stories To Tell Part 4: Annalise Lanza.

    Another great personal story that needs to be documented and preserved. Thanks, Dave.

    Aug 21, 2017 at 12:09 AM
  3. Smiley 2.0 liked TD-Tommy776's post in the thread Stories To Tell Part 3: Cyril Jansing.

    Nice job, Dave. It's so important to document the stories of these veterans.

    Aug 21, 2017 at 12:08 AM
  4. Smiley 2.0 replied to the thread Stories To Tell Part 2: John Nordenmeyer.

    TD thank you so much for this information!!!!!!

    Aug 21, 2017 at 12:07 AM
  5. Smiley 2.0 liked TD-Tommy776's post in the thread Stories To Tell Part 2: John Nordenmeyer.

    Here are the two main pages from the brief War Diary of LST 533: [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

    LST533_WD_WWII_Page_2.jpg LST533_WD_WWII_Page_3.jpg Aug 21, 2017 at 12:06 AM
  6. Smiley 2.0 liked TD-Tommy776's post in the thread Stories To Tell Part 2: John Nordenmeyer.

    He actually boarded the LST 533 in New York on 18 March 1944 [ATTACH] His destination was "Foxy 29", which seems to have been a...

    LST533_WWII_MusterRoll1_18Mar44.jpg LST533_WWII_MusterRoll3_18May44.jpg LST533_WWII_MusterRoll5_17Oct44.jpg Aug 21, 2017 at 12:06 AM
  7. Smiley 2.0 liked George Patton's post in the thread My WW2 Handgun Collection.

    Another year, another post! Here we come to the Finnish Lahti L-35. [IMG] Background: Finland is a relatively recent country by...

    Aug 21, 2017 at 12:04 AM
  8. Otto replied to the thread How does this happen II?.

    Twice in succession with what appear to be multiple fatalities. Seems we might have a problem. A shake-up is in the works to be sure.

    Aug 20, 2017 at 11:45 PM
  9. Otto liked gtblackwell's post in the thread Henschel hs 129 + PAK 75.

    I am aware of this plane and seen pictures of it in several guises including a cannon But I have never seen this wonderful cutaway...

    Aug 20, 2017 at 11:40 PM
  10. CAC replied to the thread How does this happen II?.

    Was the Indianappolis actually torpedoed? Im wondering now... And after the Melbourne incident I know WE cant talk..!

    Aug 20, 2017 at 11:36 PM
  11. Takao posted a new thread.

    How does this happen II?

    Another Arleigh Burke, another collision. This time it is the USS John S. McCain(DDG-56), and the tanker Alnic MC. At least 10 sailors...

    Forum: Free Fire Zone

    Aug 20, 2017 at 11:07 PM
  12. KimberlyVanRees replied to the thread 114th Infantry - Antitank unit.

    Well you just made my day! I just discovered this evening that my grandfather was in the same AT Company of the 114th Infantry Regiment...

    Aug 20, 2017 at 11:00 PM
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