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November 9, 2017
A man from Israel tapped WWII veteran Harold Zimner on the shoulder to say "thank you for saving the world from evil." Both his grandmothers survived Auschwitz. Tracy Briggs/The Forumplay button
Man whose grandparents survived Auschwitz says thank you to WWII vet
November 9, 2017 - 12:07pm
October 21, 2017
Katie Pinke's grandma sits in a chair bought by her mother in the '40s after the war, when there were better times. (Katie Pinke/Agweek Publisher)
Column: If only the chair could talk
October 21, 2017 - 10:28am
September 1, 2017
A tent covers the area around an unexploded British World War Two bomb which was found during renovation work on the university's campus in Frankfurt, Germany, September 1, 2017. REUTERS/Ralph Orlowski
Frankfurt to evacuate thousands as huge WWII bomb defused
September 1, 2017 - 12:45pm
July 15, 2017
A horse-drawn caisson carries the remains of Marine Sgt. James Hubert to the site of the funeral at Calvary Cemetery in Duluth Saturday morning. (Clint Austin / Forum News Service)play button
'The ultimate sacrifice'
July 15, 2017 - 8:00pm
July 14, 2017
Holocaust survivor Judy Meisel holds a photo of her parents Osser Beker (father) and Mika Beker (mother) that was taken around 1938. Judy's mother Mina died in the gas chamber at Stutthof concentration camp on the Baltic coast in late 1944 or early 1945. (Jerry Holt/Minneapolis Star Tribune/TNS)
Minnesota woman is last who can tell of Nazi concentration camp horrors
July 14, 2017 - 10:35am
July 4, 2017
Yellowed newspaper clippings surround an article about Leslie and Norman Henjum that their sister Inez Holman kept while they were in World War II. 
Dave Wallis / The Forum
75-year-old WWII scrapbook helps sister remember brothers who served
July 4, 2017 - 9:11am
May 8, 2017
Unused dairy ration coupons: What is their story?
May 8, 2017 - 6:34am
A filmmaker is working on a documentary about Herman Stern, a North Dakota businessman who helped at least 125 Jews escape Nazi Germany. The film, "The Mission of Herman Stern," is expected to come out this fall. Photo courtesy of Video Arts Studiosplay button
'ND hero story': Film planned about Stern's efforts to save Jews from Nazis
March 8, 2017 - 7:29pm
August 2, 2015
Japanese WWII orphan publishes memoirs
August 2, 2015 - 5:00am
April 22, 2010
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Terry Shoptaugh is speaking on the 164th Infantry in World War II at the Barnes County Museum in Valley City on April 29.
Barnes museum to host WW II author
April 22, 2010 - 11:06am
October 4, 2008
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This photo provided by the Electric Boat Co. via Bruce Abele shows the U.S. submarine, USS Grunion in this March 20, 1942, file photo. Commander, Submarine Forces Pacific Fleet, Rear Adm. Douglas McAneny announced Thursday that a sunken vessel off the coast of the Aleutian Islands is in fact the World War II submarine USS Grunion.
Navy confirms lost WWII sub has been found
October 4, 2008 - 12:00am