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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

Gilmon Brooks
Witnessing the Flag Raising on Iwo Jima
WW2

02

Richard Gough
The Battle of the Bulge
WW2

03

Edwin Jennings
With the Marines Landings on Iwo Jima
WW2

04

Dorothy Pietro
Letters From The Front Lines
WW2

05

Peter Scoles
Battle of the North Atlantic
WW2

06

Ted Narozanick
WWII First United States Army
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.

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Jun
19
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2:30 pm THE COLLAPSE OF FASCIST ITALY, S... @ Atria Senior Living Complet
THE COLLAPSE OF FASCIST ITALY, S... @ Atria Senior Living Complet
Jun 19 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
The decision to invade Sicily codenamed Operation Husky as part of the Allies’strategy to win the battle for the Mediterranean was made at the Casablanca Conference in January 1943. The planning stage of this combined forces operation was confused and protracted and the operation, conducted on July 10, 1943, hardly[...]
Sep
13
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7:00 pm INVASION OF THE TARAWA ATOLL – S... @ Monmouth County Library Headquarters
INVASION OF THE TARAWA ATOLL – S... @ Monmouth County Library Headquarters
Sep 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
A turning point is a point in a war or campaign where one combatant experiences a reversal in fortune. The combatant losses the initiative, suffers loss of freedom in a theater of war and the opponent assumes the offensive. A key turning point battle in the Pacific Campaign was the[...]
Sep
27
Thu
7:00 pm THE FLYING TIGERS – THE AMERICAN... @ Monmouth County Library Headquarters
THE FLYING TIGERS – THE AMERICAN... @ Monmouth County Library Headquarters
Sep 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Come and hear from the nephew of one of the famed Flying Tigers who in late 1941 aided a beleaguered Chinese nation defeat Imperial Japanese forces that had a major impact on the war in the China, Burma, India Theater of War. The nephew, Dan Petach, using material maintained by[...]

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