Month: August 2020

Famous quotes about the Stars and Stripes military newspaper

I do not believe that any one factor could have done more to sustain the morale of the A.E.F. than The Stars and Stripes. General John J. (Blackjack) Pershing This newspaper should be the equivalent of a soldier’s hometown newspaper, with no censorship of its contents, other than for security. General Dwight D. Eisenhower I …

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2020 Kids Night Activities Schedule

Kids Night at the Museum

Please join us for Kids Night at the Museum! On the second Monday of each month, The Stars and Stripes Museum and Library holds a fun history-related workshop which includes a hands-on activity and a short educational lesson. Registration forms can be picked up at the museum or emailed to you directly. Registration forms must …

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Front Page of the January 19, 1944 issue of The Stars and Stripes

Bombers Hail One-Man Air Force

In the January 19, 1944 issue of the American Military newspaper, The Stars and Stripes, is what should be considered one of the reporter’s Andy Rooney’s very best Stripes articles. He wrote of a U. S. fighter pilot who makes Western movie heroes seem possible in their adventures against terrible odds. The airman, Major James …

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