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Lest We Forget – Relive The Past

Category - World War 2 Events

September 20, 2017

Meeting Arnhem Veterans!

At the Oosterbeek commemmorations I met Sam Miller who got me in contact with all these Arnhem veterans. He made my day an unforgettable one! These men are real heroes...

November 1, 2016

I Got An Original One! – Ciney Military Expo 2016

It was about that time! The Ciney Military Expo was a blast! You guys motivate me to do what I love to do. Thanks for this amazing and wonderdul day....

May 19, 2016

Militracks 2016 – Weapons, Tanks, Fans & More!

Sunday May 16th it was time for the annual Militracks Event at the Overloon War Museum. Below you can find a video of my experiences during the event. I had...

September 12, 2015

Darkest Day of A Company – 312th Engineer Battalion, January 11th 1945 – September 2015 Update

The purpose of this article is to tell the story of Willard G. Meek and to reveal what happened to A Company, 312th Engineer Battalion, 87th Infantry Division on January...

July 24, 2015

10 Facts You Must Know About The Battle of The Bulge!

The Battle of the Bulge is one of those battles most people know about due to the succes of Band of Brothers and it’s two episodes featuring the battles around...

June 8, 2015

D-Day 2015: The completion of a wonderful trip!

Got home from my Normandy trip today! Wow, I had such a blast in the past 4 days! Today we went to Ouistreham and visited the Bunker museum. Quite interesting...

June 7, 2015

D-Day 2015: Band of Brothers Actors reunion

A boyhood dream coming true! So today I met the Band of Brothers Cast at the Utah Beach Museum! My dad recorded everything so couldn’t take pictures in between. I...

June 6, 2015

D-Day 2015 – Day 3: Meeting a D-Day Veteran!

Day 3, June 6th 2015! Today I went to Arromanches for the first time! Such a very interesting day meeting WW2 Veteran from one of the Royal Artillery units that...

June 6, 2015

D-Day 2015: D-Day Experience at Dead Man’s Corner!

Day 2: Friday June 5th! Very Interesting Day 2 in Normandy! After breakfast we visited the new D-Day Experience at Saint-Côme-du-Mont. I can tell, this is the best museum I’ve...

June 6, 2015

D-Day 2015 Trip – Day One!

June 4th, 1944. Amazing first day in Normandy! We’ve witnessed a parachute dropping with a real C47 at Hémevez. On our way to this place we came across different sites...

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