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  • Where have we visited?

    Thus far I've been to -

    Sharpsburg
    Gettysburg
    Manassas
    Fredericksburg
    Chancellorsville
    Front Royal
    Yorktown
    Williamsburg
    Trenton
    Pearl Harbor
    Pali Lookout
    Guam
    Saipan
    Pohnpei
    Hiroshima
    Chuuk
    TTFN

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    Schenectady, NY
    Culloden, Scotland
    Lake George, NY
    Ft. William Henry
    Ft. Ticonderoga
    Ft. Michilimackinac
    Lexington & Concord
    Bunker/Breed's Hill
    Montreal
    Saratoga
    Yorktown
    Mackinaw Island
    River Raisin
    Bull Run
    Harper's Ferry
    Fredericksburg
    Chancellorsville
    Gettysburg
    The Wilderness
    Spotsylvania
    Warsaw, Poland
    Malbork, Poland
    Auschwitz
    Last edited by HiredGoon; 28 Nov 07, 11:21.
    "The past is a foreign country: they do things differently there."

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    • #3
      LaGlieze
      Stoumont
      Houffalize
      Waterloo
      Bucholz Station
      Schmidt
      Kommerscheidt
      Kall Trail
      Dresden
      Buchenwald
      If you can't set a good example, be a glaring warning.

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      • #4
        Exactly what is the question? Historical places or what? Consider that all places have a history then the list can get endless.

        What is the point of the question in the 1st place? It does have one?

        HP
        Last edited by Half Pint John; 28 Nov 07, 12:58.
        "Ask not what your country can do for you"

        Left wing, Right Wing same bird that they are killing.

        you’re entitled to your own opinion but not your own facts.

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        • #5
          Wilson's Creek, Missouri
          The redoubts and forts of Pensacola, FL
          Okinawa, Japan
          MCRD San Diego (formerly MCB San Diego)
          Camp Elliott (the "Camp Pendleton" before Camp Pendleton)

          Thats about it actually. I've got some others I think, and one other, but I can't let you know about that yet.
          The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: if there is any reaction, both are transformed. -Carl Jung

          Hell is other people. -Jean-Paul Sarte

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          • #6
            Imperial Museum, London.
            Historia Magistra Vitae.
            M. T. Cicero

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            • #7
              The question was merely to see what battlefields or museums you have been to.

              I forgot -
              Smithsonian Air and Space, including Udvar Hazy Museum of aviation
              San Diego Air Museum
              SAC Museum
              Museum of Electronic Intelligence in Baltimore, MD
              USS Constellation - the frigate
              USS Midway
              USS Missouri/Arizona
              TTFN

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              • #8
                Naval Aviation History Museum, Pensacola, FL
                Zero Fighter Museum, Iwakuni, Japan
                MCRD San Diego Museum
                The Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago, IL
                Indianapolis Children's Museum
                The Okinawa Prefecture Peace Museum, Japan
                The Naval Headquarters Museum Okinawa
                Miyajima Island, Japan
                The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances: if there is any reaction, both are transformed. -Carl Jung

                Hell is other people. -Jean-Paul Sarte

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                • #9
                  Pegasus Bridge
                  SWORD Beach
                  JUNO Beach
                  GOLD Beach
                  Tilly-sur-Seulles
                  Villers Bocage
                  Hill 112
                  OMAHA Beach
                  St-Lô
                  Pointe du Hoc
                  UTAH Beach
                  Ste-Mère-Eglise
                  Cherbourg
                  La Haye-du-Puits
                  Mortain
                  Avranches
                  Lots of Atlantikwall bunkers
                  Bastogne
                  John Frost Bridge (Arnhem)
                  Imperial War Museum
                  Les Invalides (Napoleon's tomb)
                  Last edited by Boonierat; 29 Nov 07, 05:32.

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                  • #10
                    Imperial War Museum
                    Deutsches Museum, Munich
                    Berchtesgarden
                    Berlin
                    Seelow Heights
                    Halbe
                    Wannsee
                    "The Eastern front is like a house of cards. If the front is broken through at one point all the rest will collapse."- General Heinz Guderian


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                    • #11
                      Originally posted by Kendoka Girl View Post
                      Thus far I've been to -

                      Sharpsburg
                      Gettysburg
                      Manassas
                      Fredericksburg
                      Chancellorsville
                      Front Royal
                      Yorktown
                      Williamsburg
                      Trenton
                      Pearl Harbor
                      Pali Lookout
                      Guam
                      Saipan
                      Pohnpei
                      Hiroshima
                      Chuuk
                      you've done some square dancing girl...no doubt ...now get out here to North Texas (the real America) and come visit Palo Dura.....


                      best
                      CV

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                      • #12
                        Military museums in addition to the battlefields I listed above:

                        Smithsonian Air and Space
                        Smithsonian American History
                        Imperial War Museum
                        Cabinet War Rooms
                        Cantigny 1st Div. Museum
                        Air Zoo
                        Boeing Museum of Flight
                        USS Constitution
                        Battleship Cove/USS Massachusetts
                        USS Pampanito
                        Warsaw Uprising
                        Last edited by HiredGoon; 29 Nov 07, 16:23.
                        "The past is a foreign country: they do things differently there."

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                        • #13
                          Museums too huh.

                          Sinshiem Autotechnic Museum - they have a cut away Tiger!
                          LaGlieze Battle of the Bulge Museum - they have a Tiger II out front
                          Waterloo Museum
                          Boeing Air Museum
                          Evergreen Aviation Museum - they have the Spruce Goose
                          If you can't set a good example, be a glaring warning.

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                          • #14
                            - Gettysburg, PA
                            - New Market, VA
                            - Smithsonian in Washington DC
                            - US Navy Museum at the Washington DC Navy Yard
                            - the old USMC Museum while it was still at the Washington DC Navy Yard
                            - Cradle of Aviation Museum in Garden City, NY
                            - Long Island Aviation Museum in Farmingdale, NY
                            - Old Bethpage Village in Bethpage, NY

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                            • #15
                              Palo Dura?

                              I spent a year in South Texas.
                              TTFN

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