Manley, Brendan
September 2010
Military History;Sep2010, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p8
This section presents news briefs related to military history compiled as of September 2010. The Cuban Pilots Association has dedicated a memorial for the 16 aviators who died in the April 1961 Bay of Pigs invasion at the Kendall-Tamiami Executive Airport in Florida. FreemantleMedia plans to reissue the 1973 World War II television documentary titled "The World at War" on 11 DVD or nine Blu-ray discs. The U.S. Defense Department will honor the 555th Parachute Infantry Battalion which became the first all-black paratrooper unit of the U.S. Army in 1944.


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