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Captain America: The Winter Soldier

Now Playing Synopsis: Steve Rogers continues his journey as the super-powered American soldier who's grasping to find his place in a modern world after being frozen in ice since WWII with this Marvel Studios sequel. Chris Evans returns to star, with Community director/producers Joe and Anthony Russo helming. ~ Jeremy Wheeler, Rovi Cast: Chris Evans, Anthony Mackie, Sebastian Stan, Samuel L. Jackson, Scarlett Johansson, Frank Grillo, Robert Redford Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Roger A. Sylvester

...Depression working in the family's general store stocking shelves & delivering groceries. After high school, he joined the Navy in WWII and crewed aboard PT Boat 108 in the PaciÄc Theater to the end of the war. Cruising the islands and atolls proved to be a major...

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The Railway Man

Now Playing Synopsis: Jonahran Teplitzky's drama The Railway Man tells the true life story of Eric Lomax, a former POW from WWII. Decades after the war, Lomax (played as an older man by Colin Firth) is still haunted by the horrific tortures administered upon him by his captors. He discovers that his main captor is still living, and decides for his own good that he will confront his tormentor. James Irvine plays Lomax during his time as a POW, and Nicole Kidman portrays Lomax's love interest. ~ Perry Seibert, Rovi Cast: Colin Firth, Nicole Kidman, Jeremy Irvine Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Historical Conquest card game aims to occupy educational games market

...decks covering specific historical events and periods, including WWII, the Civil War, the Wild West and more.It's important to...game. On Friday afternoon, the students watched a video on WWII before their tournament.And when it came time to play, the...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2014-03-23/historical-conquest-card-game-aims-
Neighbors
Jacob Jones Hendricks

...Mines, drove a cab part time and worked construction. He joined the Alaska Territorial Guard and helped build airstrips during WWII. He was an Operating Engineer and retired in 1987 from the City and Borough of Juneau as their street maintenance foreman...

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...Lloyd attended Broadway and Franklin High Schools in Seattle, graduating in 1940. She was employed with Boeing Aircraft during WWII as a riveter and with the Alaska Department of Labor, Employment and Security Division from 1961-1980. She is survived by...

http://juneauempire.com/death-notices/2014-02-19
Death Notices
A donation from distant neighbors

...the redress for Japanese Americans and Aleuts interned during WWII."The Federal Government provided $1.2 million (about...per church) for restoration of the churches destroyed during WWII. Those interned were able to obtain an additional $3.4 million...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-02-13/donation-distant-neighbors
Local
My Turn: Kids need our help

...a man involved in the manufacture of military airplane engines allows a shipment of faulty parts to go out. Confronted after WWII with the deaths caused by his action, he explains he did it for his family, to protect his business in order to pass it on...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-02-28/my-turn-kids-need-our-help
Opinion
Eileen Mildred Wheeler Forgatsch

...to heaven February 9, 2014. She was born November 23, 1923, to William and Tessie Forgatsch, in Fremont, Ohio. During WWII, Eileen manufactured ammunition for bombers. Later, she had two daughters, and in 1963, adventured to Wenatchee, Washington...

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Maynard Malcolm Miller

...receiving degrees from Harvard University and Columbia University, and his PhD from Cambridge University, England. During WWII Miller served on a Navy destroyer, seeing active duty in 11 major Pacific campaigns and sustaining injuries during an aircraft...

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