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USS Indianapolis

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"When the ship got hit by the torpedo and I was walking down the side, I was a scared young man. And I just said... [Read More]
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This year Veterans Day brings closure to Anne Schulte of Harrison Township. [Read More]
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Edgar Harrell may only be alive today because his ship's captain told him 72 years ago that he could make his bed on the deck... [Read More]
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The USS Indianapolis was heading to Okinawa when the ship was attacked killing hundreds of sailors and marines. [Read More]
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World War II veteran Edgar Harrell's hearing isn't what it used to be, but the Marine and ... [Read More]
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This clip from the new series focuses on the heroism of Captain Edward Park after the Japanese navy sank the USS Indianapolis in 1945. [Read More]
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The new Smithsonian Channel series "Make It Out Alive" will air a new episode about the World War II sinking of the USS Indianapolis on... [Read More]
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Over the years, the soft-spoken, unassuming farmer had shared his war experiences with schoolchildren and civic organizations across southeast Nebraska. [Read More]
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Clarence Hupka of Cook, Nebraska, one of the last living survivors of the sinking of the USS Indianapolis in WWII, died Sunday. Hupka, one of... [Read More]
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Survivor of the USS Indianapolis to speak at Utah Military Academy... [Read More]
One of few remaining survivors of the USS Indianapolis shared his story Saturday night at the Madison Navy Ball. [Read More]
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Robert Witzig was lurched awake at about midnight on July 30, 1945. It would take just 12 minutes for the ship to sink. [Read More]
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Robert Witzig said he and the crew had just delivered the atomic bombs and were in the Indian Ocean when they were intercepted by the... [Read More]
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Robert Witzig, one of the last survivors of the USS Indianapolis explosion was in Madison Saturday at the Navy Operational Support Center to tell his... [Read More]
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John Woolston didn't know what was being loaded onto his ship, the USS Indianapolis, in San Francisco in 1945, but the Massachusetts Institute of Technology... [Read More]
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It's been 72 years since the USS Indianapolis heavy cruiser went underwater after a Japanese submarine torpedoed it in the final days of WWII. [Read More]
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Michigan's lone living survivor of the ship's sinking said he was "flabbergasted" when a crew had found the wreckage, 72 years later. [Read More]
My cousin, Bill Davis USMC of Dayton, was on board the USS Indianapolis in 1945 when it was torpedoed and sank. The surviving 900 faced... [Read More]
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As Tony King tells his story, he pauses often. His memory is still sharp, but the words don't come easily. Maybe it's because he is... [Read More]
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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.– The Indianapolis City Market is working to raise money for a plaque which will tell the story of a WWII and Indianapolis Fire... [Read More]
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