THE EVACUATION OF CHILDREN IN WARTIME SCOTLAND: CULTURE, BEHAVIOUR AND POVERTY
- MIÄ˜DZYNARODOWY PROJEKT BADAWCZY O EWAKUACJACH WE FRANCUSKO-NIEMIECKIEJ STREFIE PRZYGRANICZNEJ. // Prace Historyczne;2013, Vol. 140 Issue 4, p387
In July 2012 the international French-German research project treating about the evacuations in the French-German border region during World War II was started up. The initiative is scheduled for the years 2012-2015 and realized by UniversitÃ© Paris Sorbonne -- Paris IV, UniversitÃ¤t des...
- "Auld Lang Syne". Chabot, Bonnie // Officer Review Magazine;Apr2011, Vol. 50 Issue 8, p6
The article offers information on the evacuation of military personnel dependents of World War 2 from China and the Philippines in the fall of 1940. It reports on the military situation at Fort McKinley and Fort Stotsenburg. An overview of the evacuation from the Philippines to the U.S. via the...
- Ships Revisit Dunkirk. Manley, Brendan // Military History;Nov2010, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p9
The article reports that over 90 ships crossed the English Channel from Kent, England to Dunkirk, France to commemorate the 70th anniversary of Operation Dynamo, the mass evacuation of 338,000 British, French, Belgian, and Polish soldiers from France to Britain between May 26 and June 4, 1940 at...
- Growing up in Possilpark in World War Two. Walton, Betty // Scottish Memories;Jul2013, p46
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience during his school days at Possilpark School in Scotland in World War Two.
- The end of World War II. Rapp, Marvin A. // Vital Speeches of the Day;9/15/95, Vol. 61 Issue 23, p710
Presents a speech given by the City Historian of Canandaigua, New York delivered at the Performing Arts Center of Finger Lakes Community College in Ontario County, on August 12, 1995, and dealing with the issue of historical accounting of World War II.
- Colorizing history. // Christian Science Monitor;8/2/95, Vol. 87 Issue 173, p20
Editorial. Comments on the attempts of revisionists to analyze World War II. Consequences of war; Need for peaceful global societies.
- Efforts continue to preserve memories of World War II. // Clarendon Enterprise (TX);10/25/2007, Vol. 18 Issue 45, p4
The article reports that KACV has been continuing its efforts to collect, preserve, and educate about Texas Panhandle residents' World War II stories.
- Public finance and national security: The domestic origins of the first world war revisited. Ferguson, Niall // Past & Present;Feb94, Issue 142, p140
Presents a study of the origins of the first world war. German historiography of the war's origin; German policy in 1914; Obstacles to an expansion of the army; Assessment of the stagnation of German defence spending; Comparison of the fiscal system of the German Reich with those of its ally...
- How life events change patients' perspectives of their conditions. Verbov, Julian // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);7/24/2004, Vol. 329 Issue 7459, p229
Presents the memorable patient column. Story of a young Liverpool girl who was awaiting a ship to take her out of harm's way during World War II; How a severe bout of eczema prevented her evacuation; Sinking of the ship she should have been on; Her gratefulness for the illness that kept her alive.