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King Size: The Ghost Plane of LaFosse Discovered

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Adult children of surviving WWII B24 crewmember travel to plane crash site to assist in recovery ST. LOUIS, MISSOURI, March 19, 2018— On Christmas Day 1944, seven crewmembers perished after their B24 was shot down over Belgium attempting to return to their base in Hethel, England, from a bombing mission to Germany. Two crewmembers survived. […]

WWII Footsteps Research

Footsteps Research

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Unique. Team. Research. How does our team approach your research needs differently? Think of your veteran’s story as a puzzle still in the box. To make the image take shape, many individual pieces have to come together from both sides of the Atlantic. The process of assembling your veteran’s unique puzzle begins with Myra at […]

WWII Footsteps Research

Morning Reports

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Tracing. Exact. Footsteps. Why are Morning Reports a critical tool in tracing the exact footsteps of your veteran? A Morning Report provided the higher command with an essential overview of all personnel activity within the company on a given day. It contains the following details: The company’s exact location Names of personnel transferred to another […]

WWII Footsteps Research

Service Records

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Archives. Files. History. What constitutes your veteran’s service records? Every veteran who fought in WWII has his own Official Military Personnel File (OMPF). Soldiers who were killed or died during their military service also have an Individual Deceased Personnel File (IDPF), which documents their death and actions associated with the disposition of their remains. These […]