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November 11, 2017
World War II veteran, Bill Killian, 98, Thursday, Nov. 2, 2017, in Woodbury, Minn., talks about his war experiences, including surviving a Japanese kamikaze attack. Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press
WWII vet shares story of surviving kamikaze attack
November 11, 2017 - 5:30am
October 10, 2017
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After years of searching Goodridge, Minn., man returns WWII vet's watch
October 10, 2017 - 8:16am
September 1, 2017
A tent covers the area around an unexploded British World War Two bomb which was found during renovation work on the university's campus in Frankfurt, Germany, September 1, 2017. REUTERS/Ralph Orlowski
Frankfurt to evacuate thousands as huge WWII bomb defused
September 1, 2017 - 12:45pm
July 15, 2017
A horse-drawn caisson carries the remains of Marine Sgt. James Hubert to the site of the funeral at Calvary Cemetery in Duluth Saturday morning. (Clint Austin / Forum News Service)play button
'The ultimate sacrifice'
July 15, 2017 - 8:00pm
July 14, 2017
Holocaust survivor Judy Meisel holds a photo of her parents Osser Beker (father) and Mika Beker (mother) that was taken around 1938. Judy's mother Mina died in the gas chamber at Stutthof concentration camp on the Baltic coast in late 1944 or early 1945. (Jerry Holt/Minneapolis Star Tribune/TNS)
Minnesota woman is last who can tell of Nazi concentration camp horrors
July 14, 2017 - 10:35am
July 12, 2017
Mary Hagen of Duluth holds a photo of her brother James Hubert, a World War II vet who died in battle in the South Pacific Island of Tarawa. DNA testing identified his long-lost remains that will be brought home to be buried this summer. Bob King / Forum News Serviceplay button
Long lost Duluth Marine to be interred on Saturday
July 12, 2017 - 11:36pm
July 6, 2017
U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar presents Catherine Tauer with the Bronze Star and Purple Heart medals that her late husband Staff Sergeant Gerald Jacobsen earned during World War II. S. M. Chavey / St. Paul Pioneer Press
His remains finally identified, the wife of a deceased WWII soldier from Minnesota receives his medals
July 6, 2017 - 8:51pm
May 8, 2017
Unused dairy ration coupons: What is their story?
May 8, 2017 - 6:34am
July 18, 2015
The George Johnson Memorial Cemetery was established in 1996 by the war veteran's heirs after his death. Some members of the family ceremoniously reclaimed the property on June 27 after a property dispute that spanned more than a decade. (Crystal Dey | Bemidji Pioneer)
One man’s monument honors all: Winnie Dam family completes uncle’s veterans memorial
July 18, 2015 - 9:00pm
August 15, 2013
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AirCorps Aviation of Bemidji and Texas Flying Legends Museum will display the 2013 EAA AirVenture Oshkosh Reserve Grand Champion Canadian MK-IV Harvard starting at 10 a.m. Friday at the Bemidji Regional Airport.
WWII aircraft returns to Bemidji
August 15, 2013 - 4:11pm