Francis Troop Blake

Francis Troop BlakeOctober 24, 1962 December 24, 2014Francis Troop Blake, age 52, passed away Christmas Eve, December...and Jesse Yaletchko, Tyler Cole, and Kiersten Lynch. Troop worked many jobs in his lifetime. He grew up in Gillette...
It's not just about the cookies

...Lady." She manages over 25 troops in Juneau and in outlying communities...amongst Southeast Girl Scout troops. Girl Scouts participate in...involved with the Girl Scouts Troop 4015. She encouraged others...Scouts for high schoolers. Troop 4019 is run by Anne Kurland...
Thanks, from Girl Scout Troop 4016

Girl Scout Troop 4016 would like to thank the following companies for their support of our...Dining on a Dime" cookbook, and a onesie or t-shirt with a logo our troop designed. Thanks again!Lillianna Mendoza, Molly Minick, Virginia Potts...
The Forgotten Battle for Alaska, part III: U.S. makes attempt to reclaim Attu

...the 2,650 Japanese troops only 28 were taken prisoner...hope of receiving more troops to defend the island...explosives per day. Japanese troop strength was estimated...Kiska began. The total troop strength was over 34...Alaska Scouts. All the troops had trained at Adak and...
The Forgotten Battle for Alaska: Part 2

...information.Etta Jones was taken via Japanese troop ship to Japan and held as a POW. She...The Japanese deployed about 8,600 troops on the islands of Kiska and Attu. Only...Yamasaki into Attu to take charge of the troops. At that time he had 2,650 soldiers...
Robert Schroth camp then stationed in the South Pacific. All our armed forces in WWII were called the "Greatest Generation." On the troop ship headed for Tokyo, his hero, President Truman dropped the atomic bomb, thus ending the War, but Bob was stationed in...
Today in History for Friday, Dec. 19, 2014

...Broadcasting Corp. began transmitting overseas with its Empire Service to Australia.In 1946, war broke out in Indochina as troops under Ho Chi Minh launched widespread attacks against the French.In 1950, Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower was named commander...
Destinations for 2015

...from Great Britain. Vietnam celebrates 70 years since independence from France and 50 years since the first U.S. combat troops arrived at Da Nang, which some historians say marked the start of the Vietnam War - even though Americans had been sent to...
Today in History for Monday, Dec. 15, 2014

...Battle of Nashville began during the Civil War as Union forces commanded by Maj. Gen. George H. Thomas attacked Confederate troops led by Gen. John Bell Hood; the result was a resounding Northern victory.In 1890, Sioux Indian Chief Sitting Bull and 11...
Israel withdraws most of its troops from Gaza

...Strip - Israel withdrew most of its ground troops from the Gaza Strip on Sunday in an apparent...spokesman, confirmed the bulk of ground troops had been pulled out of Gaza after the...he said. The army had thousands of troops in Gaza at the height of the operation...
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