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June 1, 2013
Column: Junior college prepared pilots for WWII
June 1, 2013 - 12:00am
May 23, 2012
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Ray Wolff, shown with his dog Tish, beams with pride as he holds the high school diploma he received Friday evening during commencement at Round Lake. The diploma was presented 75 years after Wolff would have graduated.
A proud graduate
May 23, 2012 - 9:21pm
April 28, 2011
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Video + Story: The Army medic and the Navy officer
April 28, 2011 - 10:22pm
April 21, 2011
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World War II veteran Stephen Hicks, of Pipestone, holds up a portion of the uniform he wore while serving with the 381st Bomb Group of the 8th Air Force.play button
Top of the class
April 21, 2011 - 9:47pm
April 14, 2011
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Medic earns Purple Heart, Bronze Star in Europe
April 14, 2011 - 9:41pm
April 7, 2011
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Gordon Tobiason served in World War II from April 1942 to January 1946. He is among more than 100 veterans who will be traveling on Honor Flight Southwest Minnesota later this month.
War filled with terrible memories
April 7, 2011 - 8:08pm
March 17, 2011
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August "Wig" Turner sits next to a trunk he brought back with him from World War II. The trunk is filled with photos, papers and memorabilia from his service as a bomber pilot in the European Theaterplay button
Man on a mission
March 17, 2011 - 9:28pm
March 3, 2011
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World War II veteran John Sikma, Bigelow, holds a Japanese rifle and sword, souvenirs from his time served overseas.play button
Honor Flight: A long line of service
March 3, 2011 - 7:41pm
August 11, 2010
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Bill Bousema, 87, of Sanborn, Iowa, poses with his Good Conduct Medal and a box of documents saved from his wartime experience.
Bousema joined family tradition of military service
August 11, 2010 - 8:55pm
August 4, 2010
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Vernon Voss, 85, of Spirit Lake, Iowa, poses with the bronze star and other medals he earned as an infantryman in World War II. At left are his Heart-Shield Bible and Japanese Pearlette camera.
Voss captured history as WWII soldier
August 4, 2010 - 9:33pm
April 8, 2010
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An artist's rendering of the sinking of the USS Gambier Bay on Oct. 25, 1944.
Sailor survived a sinking ship
April 8, 2010 - 12:00am
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