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A Hungarian invention that helped the British in WWII

A Hungarian invention that helped the British in WWII

Tracing the early life of the humble ballpoint pen to its present. IMAGE: Modern folks would not even think of the ballpoint pen as an innovation. It seems to be an inexpensive writing instrument, not worth too much thought. Yet it had to fight for a life. Photograph: Thomas Mukoya/Reuters. Pen maker John Loud got a ballpoint pen patent in 1888. Anton Shaeffer in 1901. Michael Brown in 1911. While Lorenz presented a prototype ball pen in 1924. IMAGE: László Bíró, ..., 1 week ago

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Japan to put up biggest show of force since WWII, will send largest ever warship to South China Sea

Japan plans to dispatch its largest warship on a three-month tour through the South China Sea beginning in May, sources have said, calling it its biggest show of naval force in the region since World War Two The post Japan to put up biggest show of force ...
 First Post.com1 week ago

89-year-old man found in suitcase identified as WWII veteran

Johnstown, New York, police Lt. David Gilbo tells the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette (http://bit.
 DNA1 week ago

Victims of Croatia WWII regime seek billions in damages

Victims of Croatia's pro-Nazi World War II regime and their relatives are seeking USD 3.5 billion in damages in a suit filed in the United States, local media and officials said today.
 DNA1 week ago

Danish teenager finds WWII Nazi plane wreck in swamp

A Danish teenager has found parts of a German World War II airplane that likely crashed in a northern Denmark swamp 72 years ago including the remains of a man who might have been its pilot.
 DNA2 weeks ago

WWII bomb is defused after 75,000 people evacuated in Greece

Authorities in the northern Greek city of Thessaloniki evacuated an estimated 75,000 people today so army experts could defuse a 227-kilogramme unexploded World War II bomb found under a gas station. The evacuation started at 7 am (local time). Police went ...
 Business Standard1 month ago Greece evacuates 75,000 people to defuse WWII bomb  DNA1 month ago 70,000 evacuated in Greece to defuse WWII bomb  Zee News1 month ago

Greeks get ready for big evacuation to defuse WWII bomb

Authorities in the northern Greek city of Thessaloniki were distributing fliers and putting up informational posters Wednesday as part of preparations to evacuate about 75,000 people in order to defuse a 500-pound unexploded World War II bomb.
 DNA1 month ago WWII bomb to force major evacuation in northern Greek city  DNA1 month ago

WWII Navy officer who helped rescue Kennedy dies at age 97

William "Bud" Liebenow died Friday from pneumonia complications, said Susan T Liebenow of Arlington, Virginia.
 DNA3 weeks ago

Greek troops defuse WWII bomb after mass evacuation

Greek soldiers today successfully defused a nearly 250-kilogramme unexploded World War II bomb in Thessaloniki, the country's second largest city, after evacuating tens of thousands of people from the area.
 DNA1 month ago Dozens evacuated after WWII bomb found near Hong Kong campus  Business Standard1 month ago

WWII: Newly discovered letters reveal women prisoners in German concentration camp used urine as invisible ink

Some letters that Polish women prisoners in Germany's Ravensbruck concentration camp during World War II, wrote using urine as 'invisible ink' to their families, have recently been handed over to Lublin Museum, local media reports said. The post WWII: Newly ...
 First Post.com4 weeks ago
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