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Flight Out of Hell

By Steven D. Smith   Within the predawn darkness of Dobodura, New Guinea, 2nd Lt. William J. Smith of the U.S. Military Air Corps was roughly woke up by a...

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“A Terrifying Glimpse Into the Soul of Mankind”

Within the Spring of 1944, the small island of Biak—a stepping stone to the Philippines—was taken by the People. By David Alan Johnson “All I knew about Biak...