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WWII newsletters, newspapers now available online in NC

North Carolina’s online archival military collection now includes installation camp newsletters and newspapers that contain little-known information about life in the state during World War II.

Wilmingtonians remember local Pearl Harbor Service members

Saturday, the World War II Wilmington Home Front Heritage Coalition held a commemoration honoring Pearl Harbor service members.

Veterans honored for service during ceremony on Battleship NC

Celebrations for Veterans Day were held across the United States Monday including in the Cape Fear on the USS Battleship North Carolina.

100 years and counting for South Carolina two-war vet

Living to be 100 years old is just one more thing a two-war veteran living in South Carolina can add to his list of accomplishments.

Airman on flight credited with helping those on B-17 escape

A former police officer and an insurance analyst were among the seven people killed in the crash of a B-17 bomber at a Connecticut airport, officials and relatives said Thursday.

World War II-era bomber crashes; at least 7 reported dead

A World War II-era bomber plane crashed in a fireball as it tried to land Wednesday at New England’s second-busiest airport, and a fire-and-rescue operation was underway, officials said.

Port City’s main attraction fully equipped with history education Saturday

History overwhelmed the Battleship North Carolina Saturday from preserved artifacts to the veteran fighters.

Battleship North Carolina adds new public area

A new area on the Battleship North Carolina is open daily to visitors.

Local WWII veteran shares how the 4th of July has changed through the decades

As the number of older veterans declines more and more each year, one vet in Brunswick County is keeping our history very much alive.

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