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A Touching True Christmas Story from a Latter-day Saint in a Nazi Prisoner of War Camp

by Gerald N. Lund, excerpted from "Lieutenant Terry's Christmas Fudge" | December 4, 2018 | Mormon Life

The following recounts a true story from a Nazi prisoner of war camp in WWII. The winter had turned very co...

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2 Prisoners of War Who Attempted Escape in Order to Become Baptized Members of the Church

by Church News | November 29, 2018 | Mormon Life

I met a former German soldier, Joseph F. Beuchert of Heidelberg, who was a young man when he was conscripte...

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How a Primary Lesson Saved a Latter-day Saint WWII Pilot from Death

by Gerald N. Lund, excerpted from "Lieutenant Terry's Christmas Fudge" | November 24, 2018 | Mormon Life

While carrying out a mission as a B-17 bomber pilot during WWII, Lieutenant Wendell Bradford Terry (Mi...

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The Prophet with 6 Sons in WWI + More Latter-day Saint Connections

by Danielle Gorman | November 10, 2018 | Makes You Think

Exactly 100 years ago, men from all over the world were fighting for a cause bigger than their own. World W...

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How a Latter-day Saint Saved His Fellow Soldiers and Shared His Faith During WWI

by Darrell Thomas Bartholomew and Lois Thompson Bartholomew | November 9, 2018 | Mormon Life

November 11, 2018, marks the 100th anniversary of the armistice that ended the fighting of the First World ...

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The First Latter-day Saint to Receive the Medal of Honor + Remembering Other Saints in WWI

by Robert Freeman | November 6, 2018 | Mormon Life

Preserving the voices of Church members in Wartime—The Great War Veteran’s day is almost here, once again o...

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How a Prayer Saved One LDS Family from Death During WWII

by LDS Living | July 11, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

The following is an excerpt from President James E. Faust's April 2002 general conference talk, " The Lifel...

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Elder Uchtdorf Visits Concentration Camp, Shares Unforgettable Message, Story of Mormon Executed by Nazis

by LDS Living Staff | July 9, 2018 | Makes You Think Mormon Life

On a recent visit to Germany, Elder Dieter F. Uchtdorf met with the German Chancellor in a historic meeting...

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100-Year-Old Veteran Reflects on How the Miracles He Experienced in WWII Inspired "Saints and Soldiers"

by Danielle B. Wagner | July 2, 2018 | Mormon Life

After a reconnaissance mission in France during the closing years of World War II, Sergeant Benner Hall sat...

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A Military Miracle: The Spiritual Prompting That Saved One Marine from Death

by Mormon Light | Mormon Life

During WWII, 17-year-old Albert Christman enlisted in the Marines, and after his service in the Pacifi...