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World War II – the largest and deadliest military conflict in the history of humankind – was a watershed event, one that defined the 20th century and profoundly affected an entire generation. This site is dedicated to the Allies and those they sought to protect – the troops who bravely served their countries, Holocaust victims who endured and survived against all odds, and all the men and women who helped to ensure the legacy of “The Greatest Generation.”

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Walter "Wayne" Wheeler 89, of Eugene passed away due to complications of a stroke on July 25, 2014. He was born on December 17, 1924 to Walter and Velillian (Cockerill) Wheeler in Madrid, Nebraska. Wayne was a graduate of Springfield High School where he would return later in his life to teach but, WWII interrupted from, 1944 to 1946. Wayne proudly served his country as a US Army navigator in a B-24 Liberator in the skies over the Pacific. When he returned Wayne continued his education by...
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