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James Stewart served as a pilot in World War II, initially rejected by the army for being underweight. He went home, gained weight, and enlisted. During the war, due to his celebrity status, he was kept in America, but after two years, his request to join the battle overseas was finally answered. He flew many dangerous missions, earning many medals and awards.

James Stewart served as a pilot in World War II, initially rejected by the army for being underweight. He went home, gained weight, and enlisted. During the war, due to his celebrity status, he was kept in America, but after two years, his request to join the battle overseas was finally answered. He flew many dangerous missions, earning many medals and awards.

You can take the man out of Boston but you can't take the Boston out of the man.  One of President Kennedy's favorite things was a throwback to his Massachusetts roots: Boston Clam Chowder!  Check out his recipe and try making your own!

You can take the man out of Boston but you can't take the Boston out of the man. One of President Kennedy's favorite things was a throwback to his Massachusetts roots: Boston Clam Chowder! Check out his recipe and try making your own!

I really admire this man. Jimmy Stewart after his tour of duty in WWII. Enlisted as a private, became a pilot, flew LOTS of COMBAT missions as a B24 pilot over Germany and retired as a Brigadier General. And a pretty good actor too....

I really admire this man. Jimmy Stewart after his tour of duty in WWII. Enlisted as a private, became a pilot, flew LOTS of COMBAT missions as a B24 pilot over Germany and retired as a Brigadier General. And a pretty good actor too....

Audie Murphy (1-26-45).  The most decorated soldier in U.S. history receives the Medal of Honor.

Audie Murphy (1-26-45). The most decorated soldier in U.S. history receives the Medal of Honor.

Major Richard Winters, Easy Company, at the end of the war

Major Richard Winters, Easy Company, at the end of the war

"Audie Leon Murphy (June 20, 1924 – May 28, 1971) was a highly decorated and famous soldier. Through LIFE magazine's July 16, 1945 issue ("Most Decorated Soldier"/cover photo), he became one the most famous soldiers of World War II and widely regarded as the most decorated American soldier of the war."

"Audie Leon Murphy (June 20, 1924 – May 28, 1971) was a highly decorated and famous soldier. Through LIFE magazine's July 16, 1945 issue ("Most Decorated Soldier"/cover photo), he became one the most famous soldiers of World War II and widely regarded as the most decorated American soldier of the war."

This is Irina Sebrova, a Soviet pilot in the second world war.
She was the leader of the Night Witches, an all-female bombers regiment.

This is Irina Sebrova, a Soviet pilot in the second world war.
She was the leader of the Night Witches, an all-female bombers regiment.

Iconic image of President Bush being informed that "America is under attack" which later would be known as 9/11~

A Story of 9/11 You Haven't Heard Before

Iconic image of President Bush being informed that "America is under attack" which later would be known as 9/11~

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