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Awe Inspiring. Astonishing Stories. Remarkable Men and Women.

Retired Army Colonel and former Brookdale Community College History Professor Paul Zigo hosts this awe inspiring 35 part series. It relates the memories and experiences of remarkable men and women who served in World War II on the battlefield and the home front. They helped shape the very world we live in today. The series was directed by Brian Hemstreet.

01

William Foley
Visions from the Foxhole: The Combat Art of William Foley
WW2

02

Vincent Gorman
From Omaha Beach to the Battle of the Bulge
WW2

03

Stuyvesant Hiller
Tank Destroyers on the European Plain
WW2

04

Al Meserlin
Memories of Ike’s Personal Wartime Photographer
WW2

05

Edward Turrell
With the Artillery in Europe, 1944-45
WW2

06

Zach Robert
Anzio, June 1944
WW2

Learn from the past, know your history

It is important for us to not only remember the past but to understand the events of the WW II era that took place and how they affect our world today. World War II is now recognized by historians as the most significant event of the 20th Century.

Upcoming Events

Feb
3
Sat
2:00 pm OPERATION BARBAROSSA, THE INVASI... @ Old Bridge Public Library
OPERATION BARBAROSSA, THE INVASI... @ Old Bridge Public Library
Feb 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
On June 22, 1941, Nazi Germany invaded the Soviet Union using the largest armed force ever assembled. More than 3 million troops, 600,000 vehicles, 750,000 horses, 3,580 tanks, and 1,830 were hurled against the Russians who were caught totally unprepared. The presentation will cover all aspects of the massive assault[...]
May
16
Wed
1:00 pm THE STRATEGY TO DEFEAT IMPERIAL ... @ Morris Museum
THE STRATEGY TO DEFEAT IMPERIAL ... @ Morris Museum
May 16 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Presentation relates the complex strategy to defeat Imperial Japan as determined right after Japan attacked America on 7 December 1941. The strategy was determined at the Arcadia Conference held in Washington, D.C. right after Pearl Harbor, a critical conference at which all the key American and British military leaders were[...]
Jun
6
Wed
2:00 pm THE LONGEST WALK – THE AMAZING S... @ Monroe Senior Center, Monroe Township
THE LONGEST WALK – THE AMAZING S... @ Monroe Senior Center, Monroe Township
Jun 6 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
A presentation on the recently published book, “The Longest Walk,” the story of the 116th Infantry Regiment of the 29th Infantry Division which landed on Omaha Beach on D-Day June 6, 1944. The regiment’s exploits were featured in the riveting opening scene of the movie “Saving Private Ryan.” This regiment[...]

Contact

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Email: ww2erastudies@gmail.com.
Available for bookings.

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