Posts With Keyword ‘World War II’

Book About Washington County Veterans Draws a Crowd

Posted: Monday, November 19th, 2012 at 6:26 am


Hundreds of people attended a book-signing event Friday that included some of the Washington County veterans that are featured in it.

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Book Project Continues

Posted: Wednesday, May 25th, 2011 at 6:26 am

Two Washington County residents are continuing the process of compiling information regarding World War II.  

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History Seminar

Posted: Saturday, November 7th, 2009 at 6:52 am

The Washington Public Library will host a free media presentation and lecture next Saturday when they host Dr. Lisa Ossian. Ossian will discuss with area residents the contributions of Iowans on the home front during World War II. Ossian says Iowa’s industry helped the nation by producing millions of bullets, bombs, and even pants for fighting men. She says more can be learned during her talk at the library next Saturday afternoon at 2.