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Teaching The American GI in WWII, uncensored

The American GI in WWII, uncensored

What I had discovered were tens of thousands of statements written by World War II American soldiers about their military experiences. Not only were they uncensored, but they were also composed during the conflict – not afterward, from re-created memories.

Edward Gitre, Assistant Professor of History, Virginia Tech
The Conversation

ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

What was on the minds of American soldiers during World War II?
STANDARDS:
RH.2 - Main Ideas, RH.6 - Author's Purpose

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

2,3
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