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World War II

April 14, 2018
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
April 14, 2018 - 6:30am
January 27, 2018
“Rosie the Riveter” is an American icon who represented women working in factories during World War II. These women learned new jobs and filled in for the men who were away at war. (Submitted photo)
Rosie the Riveter: A working woman's icon
January 27, 2018 - 9:00am
December 4, 2017
'A date which will live in infamy': Remembering the attack on Pearl Harbor
December 4, 2017 - 8:00am
September 27, 2017
In their forthcoming book, "Little Minnesota in World War II," Deane and Jill Johnson share the heroism and history of 140 men from tiny towns who gave their lives.  (Shannon Geisen/Enterprise)
'Little Minnesota in World War II': Book honors brave men from smallest, rural towns
September 27, 2017 - 4:39pm
September 25, 2017
The hometown launch of the Johnsons' latest book is Saturday, Sept. 23 at Beagle and Wolf Books.
Little Minnesota in World War II: Book honors brave men from smallest, rural towns
September 25, 2017 - 2:37pm
June 5, 2017
Mystery solved: Bronze Star to be returned to family members
June 5, 2017 - 10:00am
December 8, 2016
Mourning a friend who survived Pearl Harbor--and helped win WWII
December 8, 2016 - 5:00pm
June 6, 2014
Roy Jorgenson recalls his service days from the 8th Air Force and his bombing mission to Caen in Normandy, France, on the morning of D-Day, June 6, 1944.
WWII vet recalls D-Day and flying with the 8th Air Force
June 6, 2014 - 8:05am
November 16, 2013
Detroit Lakes resident Willi Humbeck, at his home in Diamond Willow Assisted Living. DL NEWSPAPERS/Vicki Gerdes
Detroit Lakes resident Willi Humbeck lived in Germany during worst of World War II
November 16, 2013 - 4:00pm