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U.S. ARMY - 1st Special Service Force (also called The Devil's Brigade) - elite American-Canadian commando unit in World War II, under command of the United States Fifth Army.

ARMY - Special Service Force (also called The Devil's Brigade) - elite American-Canadian commando unit in World War II, under command of the United States Fifth Army.

"Fork-tailed Devil" to the Germans - the Lockheed P-38 Lightning, my favorite fighter from World War II. America's highest scoring ace, Richard Ira Bong, flew his '38 to 40 kills.

"Fork-tailed Devil" to the Germans - the Lockheed Lightning, my favorite fighter from World War II. America's highest scoring ace, Richard Ira Bong, flew his to 40 kills. Yeager was pretty good in this plane also.

Insignia for the First Special Service Force (aka, "The Black Devils"), a combined U.S.-Canadian force that was the predecessor of the Green Berets and the Special Operations Regiments.

Insignia for the First Special Service Force (aka, "The Black Devils"), a combined U.-Canadian force that was the predecessor of the Green Berets and the Special Operations Regiments.

Save to Beat the Devil - Canadian World War II Poster

Canadian World War II Posters Gallery

Save to Beat the Devil - Canadian World War II Poster

The Devil’s Brigade (also called The Black Devils and The Black Devils’ Brigade and Freddie’s Freighters, officially the 1st Special Service Force), was an elite, joint World War II American-Canadian commando unit organized in 1942 and trained at Fort William Henry Harrison near Helena, Montana in the United States. The brigade fought in the Aleutian Islands, Italy, and southern France before being disbanded in December 1944. The modern American and Canadian special operations forces trace…

chevalierviolet: “ The Devil’s Brigade (also called The Black Devils and The Black Devils’ Brigade and Freddie’s Freighters, officially the Special Service Force), was an elite, joint World War II American-Canadian commando unit organized in

Top 5 TX Crime Novels: THE DEVIL'S ODDS - "Published posthumously, this tale of cowboys and gangsters set during World War II pits an affable Texas Ranger against the New Orleans Mafia and the infamous Maceo Brothers of Galveston when he helps a not-so-innocent damsel in distress. A fun, rollicking, two-fisted look at an interesting time in and place in our history."

This World War II era novel from Milton T. Burton features a Texas Ranger involved in a turf war between New Orleans mafia & the Maceo Brothers over gambling in Galveston.for Dad for his B'day.

107th Fighter Squadron A-10 in special markings

107th Fighter Squadron A-10 in special markings

The Devil's Brigade (also called The Black Devils and The Black Devils' Brigade and Freddie's Freighters,[1] officially the 1st Special Service Force), was an elite, joint World War II American-Canadian commando unit organized in 1942

The Devil's Brigade (also called The Black Devils and The Black Devils' Brigade and Freddie's officially the Special Service Force), was an elite, joint World War II American-Canadian commando unit organized in 1942

"There is plenty of room for mediocre men, but no room for mediocre women. Women just need to work harder..." Madeleine Albright

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We Can Do It!" is an American wartime propaganda poster produced by J. Howard Miller in 1943 for Westinghouse Electric as an inspirational image to boost worker morale. Fantastic combination of female strength and beauty!

Battle of Midway remembrance poster #7    PACIFIC OCEAN (May 2, 2011) In commemoration of the Battle of Midway, fought June 4-7, 1942. The U.S. Navy effectively destroyed Japan’s naval strength by sinking four of its aircraft carriers. It is considered one of the most important naval battles of World War II.

- The Battle of Midway began. It was the first major victory for America over Japan during World War II. The battle ended on June 6 and ended Japanese expansion in the Pacific. Battle of Midway

A 90-year-old California radio amateur — Stan McEtchin, WB6KDZ, of Paradise — will be among the surviving members of the First Special Service Force (FSSF) known as “The Devil’s Brigade” to receive the Congressional Gold Medal on February 3. The medal recognizes the unit’s extraordinary heroism and service during World War II.

A World War II special forces unit will be presented with the Congressional Gold Medal in Washington, D.

These cootie catchers/ fortune tellers are a great way for students to have fun while learning about the different historical figures, events, and terms associated with World War II. How to Play and Assembly Instructions are included.

World War 2 Activity (Franklin Roosevelt, Pearl Harbor, etc) WWII

What caused World War 2? a hands on lesson using maps and colored pencils

The Start of World War 2

History & Geography - What caused World War 2 - a hands on lesson using maps and colored pencils

Reviewed by Katelyn Hensel for Readers' Favorite  In The Devil's Playground, book one of Cynthia Sens's Sapphire Staff Series, we meet Mel Taylor. Mel is your average, middle-aged man living in the 21st century and working as a genealogist. But with Mel, what you get on the surface isn't all that is true. He transcends time, in a manner of speaking, by living almost a century and appearing half his age. Nightmares of the brutal battles of World War II plague his sleep, and he struggles to…

Book review of The Devil's Playground

Private Alexander Boccardo and Doberman, ca. 1943 by Marine Corps Archives & Special Collections, via Flickr. During World War II Marine Devil Dogs learned the art of war at the Marine War Dog Detachment Training School at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. These dogs were specifically trained to accompany Marines in landing operations, for sentry duty, deliver messages, and as scouts. In this photo, Private Alexander A. Boccardo is shown with his fighting partner, a Doberman Pincher.

During WWII Marine Devil Dogs learned the art of war at the Marine War Dog Detachment Training School at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina.