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The 7 Biggest Problems With 'Call Of Duty: World War II' Multiplayer
The 7 Biggest Problems With 'Call Of Duty: World War II' MultiplayerI’m having a blast with Call Of Duty: World War II. It may be the most fun I’ve had with a game in this series in years, but there’s no denying it has some issues. It’s too late to make changes to the solo campaign, but it’s never too late to ...read more
Source: Forbes
Published on Fri, 17 Nov 2017 05:58:00 GMT
Police: World War II hand grenade found in Iowa home
Police: World War II hand grenade found in Iowa homePolice say no one was hurt when a World War II hand grenade was found in a Marion home. Cedar Rapids television station KCRG reports that police were called about a possible live grenade Thursday afternoon. The resident reported finding the relic while ...read more
Source: KCCI Des Moines
Published on Fri, 17 Nov 2017 10:16:00 GMT
Remains of World War II Marine Returned to Gilroy Family
Remains of World War II Marine Returned to Gilroy FamilyThe remains of a World War II Marine who was killed in the South Pacific arrived at San Jose International Airport Friday to be returned to his family in Gilroy. The Masoni famiy of Gilroy have waited since 1943 for the moment Frank Masoni would return home.read more
Source: NBC Bay Area
Published on Thu, 16 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT
Search for World War II medals reveals new honors
Search for World War II medals reveals new honorsPEORIA — For years, Dan Welch wondered whatever came of his father's old medals from World War II. After his dad, Woodrow "Woody" Welch died in 1986, his mother found his old jacket at their home in Smithfield, a small village in Fulton County about an ...read more
Source: Peoria Journal Star
Published on Fri, 17 Nov 2017 15:48:00 GMT
5 Of The Strangest Weapons From World War II
5 Of The Strangest Weapons From World War IIWorld War II was one of the most transformative conflicts in history. And out of the desperation of war came a number of inventions that changed the world. But many of the weapons invented to fight the war were also downright bizarre. Here are the five ...read more
Source: all-that-is-interesting.com
Published on Fri, 17 Nov 2017 17:58:00 GMT
The 7 best depictions of World War II in PC games
The 7 best depictions of World War II in PC gamesWorld War II has been the backdrop for hundreds of PC games in the time since the Allies declared victory, but not all of them get it right. Stereotypes or absurd action setpieces leave historians shaking their heads, and at this point we've seen the same ...read more
Source: PC Gamer
Published on Thu, 16 Nov 2017 14:37:00 GMT
World War II veteran and life of party Harold Tor, of Huntington Beach, dies at 90
World War II veteran and life of party Harold Tor, of Huntington Beach, dies at 90Harold Tor lost part of his left arm in the Philippines in World War II, but never lost his spirit or his zest for life. Despite the lost limb, Tor would go on to become an accomplished sailor, private pilot and the life of almost any party he attended.read more
Source: Orange County Register
Published on Thu, 16 Nov 2017 18:03:00 GMT
Chargers to honor 11 World War II veterans Sunday vs. Bills
Chargers to honor 11 World War II veterans Sunday vs. BillsThe Chargers not only helped serve meals to Marines at the Bob Hope USO Tuesday - provides direct service to over 100,000 military members, their families and eligible military retirees in Southern California - they'll also continue their Salute to Service ...read more
Source: Chargers Wire on MSN.com
Published on Thu, 16 Nov 2017 18:56:00 GMT
World War II Buffalo Soldier from Greenville buried with honors
World War II Buffalo Soldier from Greenville buried with honorsIn a homegoing service that was part patriotic salute, part old-time Baptist revival, Dewitt Jackson, one of the last of the all-black U.S. Army units known as the Buffalo Soldiers, was sent on his way to glory Thursday. Jackson, 97, was laid to rest with ...read more
Source: Greenville Online
Published on Fri, 17 Nov 2017 09:49:00 GMT
Bomb squad removes World War II era hand grenade from home in Marion
Bomb squad removes World War II era hand grenade from home in MarionA bomb squad removes a hand grenade from an eastern Iowa home. The Marion/Linn County Bomb Squad was called to a house in the 1000 block of 24th Street in Marion this evening, after a home owner found what they thought to be a live grenade. The call came ...read more
Source: KWWL
Published on Thu, 16 Nov 2017 18:09:00 GMT