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  1. Jan 2021
    1. In September 1939, the British Empire and Commonwealth—except Ireland—declared war on Nazi Germany.
  2. Sep 2019
    1. encumbered

      they are encumbered with nightmares or guilt

  3. Jun 2017
    1. Inflatable tanks, fake radio broadcasts, and actors impersonating generals were all part of an arsenal of brilliant tricks used by a top-secret WWII army unit called The Ghost Army.

      I love reading about this--so creative!

  4. Mar 2017
  5. Feb 2014
    1. That changed with the end of WWII. Waves of discharged soldiers subsidized by the GI Bill, joined by the children of the expanding middle class, wanted or needed a college degree.