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By Bob Grenier

From those that have been witness to that �date in order to reside in infamy� to those that served within the Allied occupational forces following the victories in Europe and Japan in 1945, pictures of the United States: crucial Florida�s international conflict II Veterans can pay tribute to the brave women and men who sacrificed and continued via this phenomenally patriotic time in American historical past. Represented inside of those pages is simply a small variety of the enormous roll name of patriots who at one time referred to as Florida domestic. Heroic, funny, and heart-warming tales are featured via those classic pictures of the courageous males who landed at the seashores of France and at the shore of Iwo Jima, who marched on the conflict of the Bulge and at Anzio, who flew within the Doolittle Raid, and who have been engaged on the pivotal conflict of halfway, in addition to those that have been prisoners of struggle and guarded the house entrance. additionally featured are the ladies who served as nurses, labored within the factories, inspired humans to buy conflict bonds, and who joined the WAC, the WAVES, and the SPARS.

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