Lone Sentry WWII
A DIRECTORY OF WORLD WAR II NEWS AND LINKS
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 20
Odds and Ends
A chapel decorated by WWII Italian prisoners of war in Wales is facing closure. The prisoner's chapel was decorated by Italian prisoners held at camp 70 in Henllan. After the war, many ex-PoWs made an annual pilgrimage to the chapel for reunions. External Link: POW Chapel in Need of Friends.
The movie "Flags of Our Fathers" opens this weekend. Jake Coyle of AP discusses the movie and the famous photograph of the flag raising on Iwo Jima. External Link: The Story of the Iwo Jima Photograph.
Inspired by the opening of "Flags of Our Fathers," MSNBC lists their Top 10 WWII films: External Link: MSNBC Top 10 World War II Films.