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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

Sam Bakal
With the American Army in North Africa, 1942-43
WW2

02

Irving Bauman
Photographing the Air War in the Pacific
WW2

03

Gennaro Raso
The Naval Battle of Okinawa
WW2

04

Charles Costigan
The China, Burma, India (CBI) Theater of War
WW2

05

Samuel Kaye
The US Army Pictorial Service – Europe
WW2

06

Joseph Robinson
Merrill’s Marauders
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

Sep
25
Mon
7:00 pm THE BATTLE OF MIDWAY – CRUCIAL T... @ Monmouth County Library Headquarters
THE BATTLE OF MIDWAY – CRUCIAL T... @ Monmouth County Library Headquarters
Sep 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 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. In WW II there were five key turning point battles each[...]
Sep
26
Tue
1:00 pm BATAAN, WHEN MEN HAVE TO DIE – T... @ Morris Museum
BATAAN, WHEN MEN HAVE TO DIE – T... @ Morris Museum
Sep 26 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
The Bataan peninsula, a strip of land 25 miles long and 20 miles wide, on the Philippine Island of Luzon became the last refuge for the troops defending the island against a Japanese invasion, December 1941. Over 67,500 Filipino soldiers and 12,500 US service personnel starved of adequate food and[...]
Sep
28
Thu
2:00 pm WORLD WAR II, THE 20TH CENTURY’S... @ Monroe Township Senior Center
WORLD WAR II, THE 20TH CENTURY’S... @ Monroe Township Senior Center
Sep 28 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
A presentation on the history of the World War II Era and its impact on world history. WW II was the most violent and devastating war ever fought with nearly 60 million lives lost due to battle, aerial bombing, acts of genocide and the use of atomic bombs. The talk[...]

Contact

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

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