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Torture's Long-Term Effects -- A World War II Vet's Story

Barbara Falconer Newhall | Posted 05.02.2016 | Politics
Barbara Falconer Newhall

When Airman Robert Tharratt's B-17 bomber was shot down over Nuremberg during World War II, he parachuted to safety only to be captured by a troop of Hitler Youth brandishing knives.

Amazing World War II Bomber Shots From Life Magazine

Posted 08.14.2011 | World

A freak U.S. accident stirred the wartime memories of many this week, when a B-17 bomber made an emergency landing in a cornfield outside Chicago befo...