Posts Tagged ‘Illinois’

Meet The Hellmans

https://s3.amazonaws.com/lwf/uploads/H/MeetTheHellmans.mp4   Meet the Hellmans is a short documentary about the six children of the two Hellmans, Ida and Joe, who came from Malorossiya in the early 1900’s. It is a family history told by the grandchildren and first cousins, Lenore and Madeleine. Joe and Ida Hellman Joe Hellman Hellman family picture before Joe superimposed himself…

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Jim & Peg Ong

Jim & Peg Ong

CLICK HERE to see Jim & Peg’s Amazing Excerpt on the Prisoner of War Enclosure that Jim worked at in the WWII – In Europe and at Home Category! CLICK HERE to see Jim & Peg’s Amazing Excerpt on an experience Jim had while on night patrol in the WWII – In Europe and at Home Category! CLICK HERE to see Jim…

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Susan Hall

Susan Hall

CLICK HERE to see Susan’s Amazing Excerpt on the day Pearl Harbor was attacked when she was a little girl in the WWII – In the Pacific! Born in 1933 Raised in Olney, IL Filmed in Frisco, TX in 2016

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Howard Cohen

Howard Cohen

CLICK HERE to see Howard Cohen’s Amazing Excerpt on Ann-Margret Olsson in the Famous and Notorious People Category! CLICK HERE to see his Amazing Excerpt on how his father was commissioned to make parachute belts in the WWII – In Europe and at Home Category! CLICK HERE to see his Amazing Excerpt on how he was on business when…

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Arnie Marks

Arnie Marks

Born in 1942 Raised in Chicago, IL Medical Service Corps Vietnam War Filmed in Dallas, TX in 2015

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Charles “Chuck” Pitman

Charles Chuck Pitman

CLICK HERE to see Chuck’s Amazing Excerpt on President Carter’s plan to save hostages in Iran and how he was part of the mission in the 1979 Iran Hostages Category! Born in 1935 Raised in Evanston, IL Marine Corps Korean War Vietnam War Middle East Conflicts Filmed in Fort Worth, TX in 2015  

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Kitzi Ball

Kitzi Ball

Born in 1926 Raised in New York City, NY; Peoria, IL & Lansing, MI Filmed in Dallas, TX in 2014

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Jim Graham

Jim Graham

CLICK HERE to see Jim’s Amazing Excerpt on his scariest moments flying a B-17, in the WWII – In Europe and at Home Category! Born in 1924 Raised in Chicago, IL Army Air Corps Army World War II Korean War Vietnam War Filmed in Frisco, TX in 2014

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Jerry Nunes

Jerry Nunes

CLICK HERE to see Jerry’s Amazing Excerpt on how he lived two streets away from the only home Abe Lincoln ever owned in the President Memories Category! Born in 1937 Raised in Springfield, IL & Ottawa, IL Army Filmed in Dallas, TX in 2014

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Margery Nudelman Karpel

Margery Nudelman Karpel

CLICK HERE to see Margery’s Amazing Excerpt on how she first witnessed segregation as a new bride in Dallas, TX in the early 1950s in the Slavery & Segregation Category! Born in 1932 Raised in Chicago, IL Filmed in Dallas, TX in 2013

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Ted Waller

Ted Waller

CLICK HERE to see Ted’s Amazing Excerpt on the ceremony of the Japanese surrender in the WWII – In Europe and at Home Category! CLICK HERE to see his Amazing Excerpt on how he was in 18 World War II Naval Battles in the Pacific in the WWII – In the Pacific! Born in 1923 Raised in Sawtelle, CA &…

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Robert Peck

Robert Peck

CLICK HERE to see Robert’s Amazing Excerpt on how he frequently gave aerial reconnaissance briefings to General Westmoreland in the Vietnam War Category! Born in 1930 Raised in Macomb, IL Air Force Korean War Vietnam War Filmed in Haslet, TX in 2013

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Charles Alford

Charles Alford

CLICK HERE to see Charles’ Amazing Excerpt on the Battle of The Bulge in The Holocaust Category! CLICK HERE to see his Amazing Excerpt on how he was in the Battle of the Bulge and was a Liberator in the WWII – In Europe and at Home Category! Born in 1920 Raised in Peoria, IL US Army Filmed…

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Roy Elsner

Roy Elsner

CLICK HERE to see Roy Elsner’s Amazing Excerpt on Al Capone! Born in 1924 Raised in Cicero, IL US Marine Corps World War II Filmed in Dallas, TX in 2013

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Thomas Cathey

Thomas Cathy

Born in 1940 Raised in Chicago, IL Marine Corps Vietnam War Filmed in Fairview, TX in 2012

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Tom Karr

Tom Karr

Born in 1941 Raised in Clinton, IL US Army Vietnam War Filmed in Fairview, TX in 2012

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David Watson

David Watson

CLICK HERE to see David’s Amazing Excerpt on realizing that we had a man on the moon in the Vietnam War Category! Born in 1947 Raised in LaGrange, IL US Navy Vietnam War Filmed in Fairview, TX in 2012

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Alan Merril

Alan Merril

Born in 1923 Raised in Chicago, IL Army Air Corps World War II Filmed in Dallas, TX in 2012

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Glenn Ison

Glenn Ison

CLICK HERE to see Glenn Ison’s Amazing Excerpt on the H Bomb Explosion in the Atomic Bomb Category! Born in 1934 Raised in Berwyn, IL Air Force Korean war Filmed in Fairview, TX in 2012

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