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Pohnpei vessel to assist MV Hapilmohol-1 stranded in Woleai

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Friday, July 3, 2020

Team Andersen Airmen participate in the 75th Annual Guam Liberation Day Parade July 21, 2019 in Hagatna, Guam. File photo Airman 1st Class Amir R. Young/US Air Force

With the upcoming Guam Liberation Day and 4th of July commemoration, Gov. Lou Leon Guerrero called for r...

Tuesday, June 2, 2020

 Majuro-- Mili Atoll is about 70 miles south of Majuro, the capital of the Marshall Islands. It has a population of 1,200, but once there were over 5,000 Japanese soldiers on its 5.8 square miles of land.

After WWI, Japan took control of the Marshall Islands from German...

Saturday, July 20, 2019

While Guam may definitely be unrecognizably different today, there is one thing Raymond Faulkner, of Scottsdale, AZ., believed may still be recognizable.

"The red beach!" said the purple heart and bronze star recipient, alluding to his landing site as a young marine man...

Saturday, July 20, 2019

Speaker Tina Muna Barnes Bill 181-35 that would create a local fund for Guam’s WWII survivors’ war reparations.

The bil, co-authored by Minority Leader Will Castro and Sen. Amanda Shelton, was introduced on Thursday, three days before Guam marks the 75th anniversary of...

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

In front of the near-capacity crowd at the University of Guam’s Lecture Hall, three men sat on the panel, each representing a distinct generation that brought distinct experiences: one from the WWII era, another from the post-war period, and the third represents the pr...

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

 The late Regina Manibusan Reyes told of being raped when she was six months pregnant after  she had snuck back down from her in-laws’ ranch in Agana Heights to her home in Hagåtna to get clothes for her children in the wake of the Japanese invasion. She yelled, “NO!”...

Thursday, July 19, 2018

Hafa Adai my fellow Guamanians!

For 74 years we have enjoyed peace on Guam. Many of us don’t know and hopefully will never know the horrors of living through war – but on Liberation Day we honor our those who survived and those who died so that we could have this life...

Sunday, May 13, 2018

As Guam buildup revs up, the former Sumay Village offers a look at island’s past military-civilian relationship

What’s left of the once flourishing and prosperous Guam village of Sumay is behind the well-guarded gates of Naval Station Guam [‘Big Navy’], rarely seen by a...

Friday, August 11, 2017

Mop-up fighting and pursuit of Japanese stragglers was continuing on Guam August 11, 1944, as Admiral Nimitz announced that the Navy had 'rescued' radioman George Tweed, the last and most famous survivor of the pre-war American garrison on the island. Here's a contempo...

Thursday, August 10, 2017

During World War II, the Germans first bombed London (1940-41), in what came to the known as the London Blitz, short for blitzkrieg in German. By this time in 1944, the weapon of choice was the Fieseler Fi 103, better known as V-1 (German: Vergeltungswaffe The V-1 wa...

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