"The Blackened Canteen" true story of WWII bomber crash over Japan

"The Blackened Canteen" true story of WWII bomber crash over Japan

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    "The Blackened Canteen" true story of WWII bomber crash over Japan

    http://www.veteransmagazine.com/memb...nedCanteen.pdf

    Short story adaptation of the book.

    A Japanese businessman defied the law to give these airmen a proper burial. Now their story, and the sacrifice of all the dead, is commemorated every year.

    A big nod to my friend Matt Plewes, who lives near the memorial, for sharing this information with me.
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    Here's an interview with Jerry Yellin, the author of book The Blackened Canteen: click; and here he is in 2009 at a Memorial Day talk ... click.
    Your best weapon is your brain. Don't leave home without it.
    Thoughts: Justifiable self defense (A.O.J.).
    Explain: How does disarming victims reduce the number of victims?
    Reason over Force: The Gun is Civilization (Marko Kloos).
    NRA, SAF, GOA, OFF, ACLDN.

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