Tag Archive: war

Sep 13

UFO – Unidentified men on the street

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Where were you on January 24th 1973? Were you in Florence, SC and were you stopped by a WBTW reporter on that day? If so, you might recognize yourself in this featured video. We don’t know much about this local television news item. http://mirc.sc.edu/fedora/repository/usc%3A1155 It was possibly filmed in Florence, SC – can you identify …

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Jun 04

Images from Normandy, June 6, 1944–featured video

On June 6 1944, over 160,000 allied soldiers landed on the beaches Normandy or dropped behind the German coastal defenses.  The D-day invasion was the largest amphibious operation ever undertaken.  This week’s featured video draws on films of the event from the Fox Movietone News Collection and the C.E. Feltner, JR. Collection. The first 23 …

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May 17

Feature Video – 17th May – Dambusters Raid

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As we are changing our feature videos on a weekly basis, I thought I would take the opportunity to share some of the interesting facts and research material that I find out for each video that we post on our website. This weeks feature video is to commemorate the anniversary of Operation Chastise, carried out …

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