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Alex Black 7h
Replying to @ProfessorBroad
It was a summer campaign after all...
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Alex Black 12h
I was tempted to ask Tim Cook what he thought of this. I know has been vocal with his opinion about colourization.
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Alex Black 15h
Replying to @ReassessHistory
Maybe they've at least transferred them to Tunisia...
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Juno Beach Centre 17h
In , ⚔️ infantry officers were expected to lead from the front. In this photo, Lieut. J.A.R. Gregoire leads a patrol past a disabled German halftrack in the Normandy beachhead, 10 June 1944. to for more! 🎙️ ➡️
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Alex Black Oct 15
It was a great talk and it was great meeting you in person, !
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David Borys Oct 15
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Alex Black Oct 15
Replying to @AirPowerHistory
If I'm fighting a defensive air battle he's the guy I want!
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Juno Beach Centre Oct 15
Milton Gregg received the as a lieutenant in . In he trained a future generation of junior officers. Learn about his efforts to provide these young men with the "moral equipment to inspire" troops on our latest . 🔈➡️
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Grimsby Library Oct 15
Join author as he speaks about his book "The Invisible Injured". Examining veteran accounts and records of war, he outlines the important links between the military, psychiatrists, politicians, and the Canadian public. Register now
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Ron Eisele Oct 15
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Graham Broad Oct 14
Like most of the supposedly “honorable” regular German Army generals he was an enthusiastic supporter of the Nazi regime. Don’t be fooled by their self serving pretense of not joining the party.
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Justin Pyke Oct 14
Back when they knew how to make good history movies god dammit. (Tora! Tora! Tora! Historiography is dated now, but it is still the best Asia-Pacific War movie. STILL.)
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The Crusader Project Oct 14
Replying to @MilHistNow
I really shouldn't tell you that the Afrikakorps also has a supply centre just off the Chesapeake Bay Bridge, I guess? They cunningly left out the 'Panzer' before 'Ace', so as not to give the game away! Those Germans, eh?
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Alex Black Oct 13
Replying to @CanadianaCA
I seem to still be getting the same error. Are the portals down this weekend for maintenance?
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Kevin Brushett Oct 12
So according to John McCain was a loser for getting captured but Robert Lee was incredible despite surrendering and losing an entire war. New version of the
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Juno Beach Centre Oct 13
Lieutenant-General H. D. G. Crerar commanded First in 1944 and 1945. Once of his concerns was whether junior officers were taking their share of the casualties. to 🎙️ to discover how high those casualties got. 🔈 ➡️
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B. A. Friedman Oct 12
Ulysses S. Grant and William T. Sherman were Ohioans. Robert E. Lee most definitely was not.
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Alex Black Oct 12
hey, do you by chance have a collection of images of the regiment in Normandy? LAC's online resources are thin in this regard.
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Alex Black Oct 12
Honoured to be invited to share my research on as a guest speaker in Owen Sound later this month.
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