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Herald-Dispatch file photo More than two dozen trucks loaded with scrap metal, glass and paper fill the 800 block of 5th Avenue during ceremonies marking a successful local World War II scrap drive circa 1942. The big building at top center is City Hall.

Gallery: Memories of World War II

Jan. 07, 2009 @ 01:44 PM

The Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, ushered the United States into World War II on Dec. 7, 1941. It changed the lives of millions of Americans who put on their country's uniform and went into battle.
 

Would you like to add a photo of you World War II veteran to this gallery? E-mail it to online editor Andrea Copley-Smith.

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