The 1944 Battle of the Hürtgen Forest, east of Aachen, Germany, raged from September into December, when the Battle of the Bulge overtook it; action continued there through February. It featured brutal combat against dug-in German troops in dense woods, testing GIs’ endurance. Click through to view our gallery of cool NATIONAL ARCHIVES photos: [ Americainwwii.com Link ]

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In January 1945, at the end of the Battle of the Bulge, three men of an intelligence and reconnaissance platoon use skis on patrol in the snow-covered Hürtgen Forest. Their mission is to explore an underground tunnel that the Germans used, it seemed, to get behind the American lines. National Archives photo.
She became one of the most intrepid war correspondents of the 20th century.

Clare Hollingworth, reporter who broke news about start of World War II, dies at 105

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Here is the video of the 26th Cavalry, Philippine Scouts Ceremonial Mounted Unit riding down Colorado Blvd. in the 2017 Tournament of Roses Parade (thanks for your patience, viewers!)
These photos are from earlier today in the Rose Parade equestrian area, which is in an unfinished freeway near the start of parade route.
More photos from the Rose Parade today.
This is the first photo of the 26th Cavalry, Philippine Scouts Ceremonial Mounted Unit in the Rose Parade. I will have more photos and video clips when I get to a reliable upload connection.
This is the first photo of the 26th Cavalry, Philippine Scouts Ceremonial Mounted Unit in the Rose Parade. I will have more photos and video clips when I get to a reliable upload connection.
Live at the Rose Parade with the 26th Cavalry, Philippine Scouts.
Philippine Scouts 26th Cavalry Ceremonial Mounted Unit
Rides in the 2017 Tournament of Roses Parade

Join America in WWII magazine via Facebook, Twitter and YouTube beginning at 9 am EST on January 2, 2017 for exclusive coverage of the 26th Cavalry, Philippine Scouts ceremonial equestrian unit in the 2017 Rose Parade. This is the 75th anniversary of the surprise attack on Pearl Harbor, the...
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Remembering General George Patton, who died on this day in 1945. Click through for a photo gallery: [ Americainwwii.com Link ] Hover over images for captions. See our website for more Patton articles.

George Patton And The Camera - America in WWII magazine

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Sergeant William Rush, just back from a month of hard fighting in Belgium's frigid Ardennes, shares a belated Christmas package with his buddies. National Archives photo.
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LAST DOOLITTLE RAIDER -- LT. COL. RICHARD COLE

The World War II Foundation Needs your help in Honoring Lt. Col. Richard Cole, last of the Doolittle Raiders.

Vote below for Col. Cole so he can receive the Courage Award from Eagle Rare Life.

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Lt. Col. Richard Cole | Eagle Rare Life

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Gift subscriptions make great last-minute gifts. Start one today & announce it with our festive card! [ Pcdfusion.com Link ]

Gift subs -- great last-minute gifts

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Thank you to all the wreath volunteers braving the inclement weather to honor our heroes. And to our veterans, always our heartfelt thanks!
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WWII gifts for 7 of the 12 days of Christmas :)

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5 Special Issues for the price of 4

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It's that time of the year! U.S. Army vs. U.S. Navy on the gridiron. Who will you be rooting for?
Because Dorie Miller was black, the navy didn’t let him do much more than household chores. But when Japanese planes attacked Pearl Harbor, he dropped the laundry he was collecting, manned a big gun, and earned himself the Navy Cross. [ Americainwwii.com Link ]

The Cook Who Fought Back - America in WWII magazine

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If today leaves you wanting more on Pearl Harbor, look for new special issue Pearl Harbor Remembered at your local bookstore's newsstand, or order it here: [ Mcssl.com Link ]

Check your newsstand or order today: Pearl Harbor Remembered. From AMERICA IN WWII magazine.

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