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|Large disused airfield at Davidstow, North Cornwall||10/27/2007||820|
|Black and white vertical aerial photograph taken by the RAF on 11/05/1951 centred on SJ27194183 at a scale of 1:10000. The photograph includes Pontcysyllte Aqueduct as well as part of Llangollen Rural community in Wrexham.||10/30/2008||295|
|The Crash of a DC-6B in Alameda County, California|
The Last Flight of a United Airlines Douglas DC-6B: Serial No. N37550, Flight No. 615
Built 14 April 1951; crashed on 24 August 1951
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|Known from the miniseries Band of brothers|
Roll of honor
506th Parachute Infantry Rgt : Colonel Robert Sink
Rgt Hq Co : Captain Edward A. Peters (KIA 6 June)
Rgt Service Co : Captain George L. Barton III
1/506th : Lt Col. William L. Turner (KIA 7 June), Lt Col. James L. LaPrade (From 7 June)
Hq Co : Captain Lloyd E. Patch
|USS Nautilus (SSN-571) was the world's first operational nuclear-powered submarine and the first vessel to complete a submerged transit across the North Pole.|
In July 1951 the US Congress authorized the construction of a nuclear-powered submarine for the U.S. Navy, which was planned and personally supervised by Admiral Hyman G. Rickover. On December 12, 1951 the U.S. Department o...
|The Tour will take place from May to July 2009, with 7 provincial games being played alongside the 3 match test series.|
Match 1 - 30 May - Highveld XV - Rustenburg
Match 2 - 3 June - Golden Lions - Johannesburg
Match 3 - 6 June - Free State Cheetahs - Bloemfontein
Match 4 - 10 June - Natal Sharks - Durban
Match 5 - 13 June - Western Province - C...
|They were activated on 19 October 1991 (another source says 3 December 1992). The 108th received its first KC-135E Stratotanker on 27 September 1991. Yet, a scant 69 days later, on 6 December, it flew its first refueling mission. Forty one days later, on 16 January 1992, it flew its first operational mission - a night, air refueling of an E-3B "Sentry" bound for the Persian Gulf. The 108th Air ...||09/17/2007||532|
|Tour venues for the 2005 British and Irish Lions rugby tour. Includes:|
Rotorua International Stadium (June 4 v Bay of Plenty)
Yarrow Stadium, New Plymouth (June 8 v Taranaki)
Waikato Stadium, Hamilton (June 11 v NZ Maori)
Westpac Stadium, Wellington (June 15 v Wellington)
Carisbrook, Dunedin (June 18 v Otago)
Rugby Park Stadium, Invercargill (June 21 v ...
| Roll of honor|
501st Parachute Infantry Rgt :Colonel Howard R. Johnson
Rgt Hq Co : Captain William G. Burd
Rgt Service Co : Captain William H. Butler
1/501st : Lt Col. Robert C. Caroll (KIA 6 June), Lt Col. Harry W. O. Kinnard (From 8 June)
Hq Co : Captain John W. Simmons
A Co : Captain William W. Paty, Jr (WIA,POW 7 June)
B Co : ...
|Known by the computer game Brothers in Arms|
Roll of honor
502nd Parachute Infantry Rgt : Colonel George Moseley (WIA 6 June), Lt Col. John H. Michaelis (From 9 June)
Rgt Hq Co : Captain Rudolph M. Jones
Rgt Service Co : Captain Eldia R. Haire
1/502nd : Lt Col. Patrick F. Cassidy
Hq Co : Captain James J. Hatch
A Co : Captai...
|Serial: 44-85583 Withdrawn from service in 1968|
In 1951, Brazil was supplied with thirteen B-17s under the provisions of the 1947 Rio Pact. Six were transferred in 1951, five of which were SB-17Gs and the sixth was an RB-17G. Seven more were transferred in 1954-55. They were issued to the 1o and 2o Esquadraos of 6o Grupo de Aviacao based at Recife. All of these planes were used f...
|The 2d Ranger Battalion at Pointe du Hoc, 6 June (Photograph 15 June 1944)||09/04/2005||1,060|