POSTERS OF THE WORLD WAR II ERA
TIME-LINE EVENTS: To read more about an event, click on [ "MORE" ]
1933April 7- 25: In Germany, Jew and non-Aryans are banned from practicing law and working in the civil services. passes law restricting college enrollment of Jews. Similar legal discrimination already exists in the United States.
1942 April 10 Japan captures Bataan. American soldiers were forced to march 65 miles (Bataan Death March) to prison camps by their Japanese [ READ MORE ]
1944 April 10-18 Soviet troops experience success against the Germans in the Crimea.
1945 American invasion Okinawa [ CLICK TO READ MORE ]
April 12 - US President Franklin Roosevelt dies. He is succeeded by President Harry Truman.
April 20 Americans capture Nuremberg [MORE ]
SONGS OF THE TIME: To listen, just click on the [TUNE IN ]
Blues In The Night [ TUNE IN ] Besame Mucho [TUNE IN] I'll Never Smile Again [TUNE IN] When I Grow Too Old To Dream [ CLICK HERE ]
You Belong To My Heart [ TUNE IN ] 1940's music collection [ LISTEN IN ]
State Fair [WATCH] Julia Ross [WATCH]
WWII Aircraft history: Whistling Death, The Corsair [CLICK HERE]
A COLLECTION OF 1944 RADIO AND NEWSREELS [CLICK HERE ]
WW2 AIRCRAFT NOSE ART : (See note below pertaining to "Pop ups and ads ) Enjoy the Big Band sound along with the visual. [ CLICK HERE TO VIEW ]
WHAT BOOKS PEOPLE WERE READING IN THE 1940'S. Just click on [BOOK TITLE ]
THE PEARL by John Steinbeck, ANIMAL FARM AND 1984 by George Orwell
FOR WHOM THE BELL TOLLS by Hemingway, GRAPES OF WRATH by Steinbeck
ON THE HOME FRONT
ARIZONA'S AREA 51, CAMP BOUSE An Army Desert Training Facility of the 1940's
SELECTED SITES OF INTEREST:
L C. Herst gallery of fine art [Click here]
The Smart Site for Kittens [Click here]
WWII memoir t-shirts [ Click here ]
U.S. and Southwest History [ Click here ] You need not sign up with Facebook to read the posts, just scroll the "sign-up" prompt and dismiss--then you can read the posts.