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Links of Interest to all Deadeyes
Click on either the title, web address, or image and you will go to that site.

 

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The Official Website for the 96th Infantry Division96http://www.96thdeadeyes.org

96th Division Heritage Fund

Go to page to help continue placing memorials and displays in historic battlefields of the soldiers who wore or still wear the 96th Double Diamond patch.      Link http://96thdeadeyes.org/Heritage%20Fund.htm

96th Sustainment Brigade

The 96th Sustainment Brigade is on duty and headquartered at Fort Douglas Utah.  This is the only command that wears the 96th shoulder patch/insignia

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HHC 191st CSSB Ghost Riders   

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Deactivated
Click Here to Go to Ghostrider Page on Remember the Deadeyes.
96th Infantry Division on Wikipedia
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/96th_Infantry_Division_(United_States)

Excellent coverage of the 96th Infantry, its early beginnings and takes it up almost to date

A List for some 96th Division Deadeyes on Facebook

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You can join in the daily chat among other Deadeyes
Photo okinaw
 

"Okinawa: Island Fortress" aired on the Discovery Military Channel - aired March 19, 2013

Deadeye Don Denker was a key player in the making of this documentary!

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More Info at http://www.96thdeadeyes.org/
 

Military History Site

http://www.history.army.mil/html/forcestruc/cbtchron/cc/096id.htm
Leyte: The Return to the Philippines by M. Hamlin Cannon
leyte
Download the free PDF copy of this comprehensive book at the link - takes some time to download as it is a large file.

http://www.history.army.mil/html/books/005/5-9-1/CMH_Pub_5-9-1.pdf

 

 

Deadeye Living History Group
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This group honors the Deadeyes through reenactments

GThis group is lead by Jason Denno and honors his Deadeye grandfather, Louis J Denno and all the other brave and deserving Deadeyes. roup

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"Inspiring Our Youth by Honoring Our Heroes"

http://www.pacificwarmuseum.org
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http://www.nationalinfantrymuseum.org
Columbus, Georgia
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http://ibiblio.org/hyperwar/USA/USA-C-Ryukyus/index.html
 
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PDF is long and takes a few minutes to download

 
The American Legion - Riders
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http://www.legion.org/headlines/riders
The USO - the United Service Organization
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http://www.uso.org/
"Until Every One Comes Home"
     
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http://www.woundedwarriorproject.org/

"The greatest casualty is being forgotten"

Quit Day: VETERANS & SMOKING: ENDING THE WAR ON VETERANS’ HEALTH

https://quitday.org/support/veterans-quit-smoking/

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in conjunction with the American Lung Association
The National Veteran's Historical Archive, Inc.
NVHA
http://www.angelfire.com/in4/nat_vet_hist_arch/
The NVHA has captured over 300 video interviews in 24 states!
Deadeye Video Interviews at Regis University Denver, Colorado
Regis
"Before You Go"
Before You Go
http://www.beforeyougo.us

Click for Humorous Interview with Dr. Sam

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http://www.bentoncountymuseum.org/exhibitions/Camp_Adair/
Excellent website with history where many Deadeyes trained in Oregon
     
Camp Adair Living History & Studies Group
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Very Informative Facebook Group Living History where many Deadeyes trained in Oregon
 
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http://srbphoto.zenfolio.com/p766385783  
 
     
ww stories
"An excellent site for posting your story."   Maintained by Joe Richard
Okinawa Memorial Rubbings
okinawa rubbing link
http://www.okinawamemorialrubbings.org/
Request a Rubbing of the name of a loved one from the Okinawa Memorial at Peace Memorial Park - There is no charge.
Okinawa 2007 Valor Tour - Slideshow by Bill & Marion Cooper
okinawtour
http://www.valortours.com

Deadeye Historian, Don Dencker, has accompanied several Valor Tour groups of Deadeyes - Back to Okinawa.

Contact Valor Tours - http://www.valortours.com3

Cartoons and opinions concerning Okinawa, Gen Buckner, etc. by Nicholas Evan Sarantakes

http://www.sarantakes.com/Photos.html

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The History Place - Timeline of WWII in the Pacific 2
http://www.historyplace.com/unitedstates/pacificwar/timeline.htm
   
USS Laffey (DD-724) the Oral Recollections during the Battle for Okinawa g
by Commander Frederick Julian Becton, USN, Commanding Officer
http://www.history.navy.mil/faqs/faq873r.htm
 
 
Fort Benning Maneuver Site 1

WWII Library Pages

WWII Finding Aid

List of all MCoE Digital Army Document that are vetted for the Public

Library's contact information can also be found at at this link

Military Information HQ

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Great resource for all things US military    http://olive-drab.com/
 
The Authentic History Center
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http://www.authentichistory.com/1939-1945/1-war/index.html

 

Project Salute

Students and Lawyers Assisting U.S. Troops Everywhere exclusively with Federal Benefits

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http://www.law.udmercy.edu/index.php/projectsalute

 

 

National Archives - Request Copies of Military Personnel Records
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http://www.archives.gov/st-louis/military-personnel/standard-form-180.html#l
Also right here on our site ~ Videos page Click Here
Video of the Signing Ceremony of the Japanese Surrender.
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This is an actual film made of the surrender ceremony of the Japanese to MacArthur in Tokyo Bay in September 1945. Actual voice of the General.

Videos page Click Here

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The early version of Taps was called Last Post, and was written by Daniel Butterfield in 1801. It was rather lengthy and formal, as you will hear in this clip, so in 1862 it was shortened to 24 notes and re-named Taps.
VIDEO - US flag raising ceremony signifies official securing of the Okinawa Island, Japan during World War II.
Location: Okinawa Ryukyu Islands Date: 1945, June 22
Duration: 1 min 7 sec Sound: NO SOUND

http://www.criticalpast.com/video/65675074699_General-Robert-Richardson_World-War-II_flag-raising-ceremony_troops-salute

 

VIDEO Series - History Channel on YouTube

3 Pacific - Lost Evidence Okinawa World War II

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1 of 5 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ql1aIwZcvck

2 of 5 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nbx-2PX27Mo

3 of 5 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gdUGpUBpWlY

4 of 5 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yPEZKQxFW4A

5 of 5 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ucfZz0gI_qU

 

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