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LDS Members Assist in Returning Lost WWII Flag to Family of Fallen Japanese Soldier

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

What an incredible story! It's amazing how these members worked together to restore something so personal t...

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WWII "Candy Bomber" from "Meet the Mormons" Honored for His Compassion for the Children of Germany

by Deseret News | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Col. Gail Halvorsen, a WWII pilot known for dropping candy rations from his plane for the impoverished chil...

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LDS Veteran Recalls Horrors of Iwo Jima & How He Regained His Hope

by LDS.org | Mormon Life

"I picked up a stretcher and went around the beach picking up dead GIs. A bulldozer would dig a big hole, a...

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Neal A. Maxwell: The Surprising Connection that Came from Sacrament in a Foxhole

by LDS Living | Mormon Life

In Okinawa, Elder Neal A. Maxwell would often bless the sacrament while in foxholes. But he didn't realize ...

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The Prophet with 6 Sons in WWI + More LDS Connections

by Danielle Gorman | 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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Is This Story True? Pearl Harbor Pilot Couldn’t Bomb Hawaii Temple

by Meridian Magazine | Mormon Life

MR says: We all know this well-beloved story, but is it myth or is it fact? Check out the evidence and...

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East German Soldier Recognizes U.S. Cold War Pilot--and Is Now His Bishop

by LDS Church News | News from Utah Makes You Think

During the height of the Cold War, from 1977-1982, I was a U.S. Air Force pilot stationed in Germany. ...

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Elder L. Tom Perry Shares Personal Experiences During WWII

by Deseret News | From the Church

Elder L. Tom Perry, a member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-d...