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CSPAN
Sep 4, 2016 4:30pm EDT
, to other -- two other people to mention. carolld like to recognize george in the front row there. he wanted to be part of this. we appreciate him. open, and now lives in falls church, virginia. he was with the u.s. coast guard. he served on a battleship. we also invited barbara martin from the women's medical corps. she also served in world war ii. she had to cancel. we want to have her and our next event. we want to recognize her and say thank you for her service and the fact that she committed to be here today but had to back out at the last minute. let's talk some numbers here. 1939 to 1945. we are in the midst of a great depression. and the allied forces, including the united states and britain and others fought against the axis forces of germany and japan and others. battlefront all over the world. these gentlemen were teenagers, they were twentysomethings. similar ages to our high school and college students now we talk to on a regular basis. both my reporting as an education reporter and you as teachers and students, they left college. they skipped out of high school. they lie
CSPAN
Nov 11, 2016 11:15pm EST
. we also like to recognize here in the audience carol george, seated in the front row there. raise his hand. he wanted to come and be a part of this, so we appreciate him. he was in okinawa and he now lives in falls church, virginia. he's with the u.s. coast guard, served on a battleship, as well. and we also, so you know we invited barbara martin from the women's medical corps. she also served in world war ii. she had to cancel her appearance, but we want to have her in our next event but we want to recognize her and the fact that she committed to being here today but had to back out at the last minute. so before we get started, just so set a little context, let's talk numbers here. 1939 to 1945, we were in the midst of great depression and the allied forces, including the united states and britain and others fought against the forces of germany and japan and others. battle fronts all over the world. these gentlemen were teenagers, 20 somethings, similar ages to our high school and college students now that we talk to on a regular basis.. both my reporting as an education reporter, u.
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