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WWII back in the news again - some of it sad...

 
Perfectly ­ Frank
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May 28, 2016 11:50 |  #1

Three WWII news stories near Memorial Day. Unfortunately one with a sad ending.

P-47 Thunderbolt crashes, killing air show pilot.

http://www.cbsnews.com ...-river-during-fleet-week/ (external link)

TBM-1C Avenger found after 72 years.

http://www.cnn.com ...fic-ocean-trnd/index.html (external link)

WWII British submarine found after 70 years.

http://www.ibtimes.co.​uk ...ter-more-70-years-1562021 (external link)


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May 28, 2016 12:33 |  #2

I read the story about the plane crash this morning. Sounds as if the pilot survived the crash, but couldn't escape the cockpit. Sad indeed.


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Sad news -? About time they found that lost British submarine.


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May 28, 2016 13:43 |  #4

The guys in the submarine survived the sinking. Horrible. Knowing a cold, dark, suffocating death is coming. Just horrible.


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May 29, 2016 02:36 |  #5

Terrible, God rest their souls.


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