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Josef Tito

Josef Tito was born in 1892 and died in 1980. During World War Two, Tito found fame as a resistance leader in what was Yugoslavia. Loyalty to Tito was immense - even a reward of 100,000 Reichsmarks offered by the Nazis did not tempt his followers to betray him. Tito was born in Kumrovec in Croatia. His was born as Josef Broz and served with the Austrian infantry during World War One.
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The United Nations Headquarters That Never Was

World War II came to Paul Bellamy’s doorstep in September 1944 when the Rapid City, South Dakota, businessman learned that his 22-year-old son, who piloted a B-17 Flying Fortress, had died in a midair collision over England days earlier. As the Spanish-American war veteran dealt with his loss and the guns continued to blaze in Europe and the Pacific, planning had already begun for a post-war security organization to lessen the chances of another global conflagration from ever happening again.
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Ralph Yarborough

In the summer of 1963 President John F. Kennedy contacted Ralph Yarborough and asked him what could be done to help the image of the president in the state. Yarborough apparently told Kennedy “the best thing he could do was to bring Jackie to Texas and let all those women see her”.
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Recollections and Letters of General Robert E. Lee

I had before this time gone to my farm in King William County andstarted out in life as a farmer. As there was nothing but the landand a few old buildings left, for several years I had a very up-hilltime. My father encouraged, advised me, and gave me material aid.His letters to me at this time will show the interest he took in mywelfare.
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Pennewill DE-175 - History

Pennewill(DE-175: dp. 1,240; 1. 306& 39;; b. 36& 39;8& 34;; dr. 8& 39;9& 34;; s. 21 k.; cpl.186; a. 3 3& 34;, 2 40mm, 8 20mm, 3 21& 34; tt., 2 act., 8 dcp., 1dcp. (hh.); cl. Bostwick)Pennewill (DE-175) was laid down 26 April 1943 by the Federal Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Co., Newark, N Jlaunched 8 August 1943; sponsored by Mrs.
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