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Christmas Blessings

Christmas Blessings

Like many others, I find myself counting my blessings at this time of year. Also, like many others, I begin counting with my family and this year has been no different. As I ponder the blessings of my family this ...
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Bing Crosby

WW2 Songs of Christmas

The day started with a squeal of delight from the room next to mine. It was the day after Thanksgiving, and the children awoke to Christmas music from their clock radio. More than any other tradition, this signals the beginning ...
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Pearl Harbor Dec 1941

Horror and Heroism at Pearl Harbor

“Tora! Tora! Tora!” Elated in the cockpit of his Nakajima B5N carrier-based torpedo bomber, Capt. Mitsuo Fuchida shouted into his headset, “Charge! Torpedo attack!” the code indicating that, as planned, in defiance of international law, the Japanese attack caught the ...
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Cover of the movie It's a Wonderful Life

5 WWII-Era Christmas Movies You Should Watch

‘Tis the season for warm, cozy nights spent enjoying holiday movies with loved ones. Our crew compiled a list of WWII-era films we recommend that are set around Christmas time. We've also included links to watch on Amazon Prime Music, ...
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A WWII veteran in a selfie with some French teens

10 Things We are Thankful for in 2019

Another year has passed for The Girl Who Wore Freedom team. We look back and see a fantastic adventure full of highs and lows in 2019, trying to finish our movie. Here are ten things we are thankful for this ...
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Stories from the Road, The Pod People

Stories from the Road, The Pod People

Did you know that we have a podcast, Documentary First, that releases new episodes every Friday? Documentary First is an inside look at the journey of a first-time filmmaker. Christian Taylor discusses all things related to The Girl Who Wore ...
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Dwight D. Eisenhower

Ike’s Soldiers

At The Girl Who Wore Freedom we want to show our gratitude to veterans. We honor their service and sacrifice by listening to and capturing their stories. We are so thrilled to announce our partnership with Ike's Soldiers, whose mission ...
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A WWII Veteran being hugged in France

Changing a Life with Gratitude

During the time that I have worked on The Girl Who Wore Freedom, I have met a lot of very special people and heard many, many unforgettable stories. One person from all of these individuals has challenged the way I ...
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Young Dany in Dress

Branson Veterans Homecoming

With November less than a week away, The Girl Who Wore Freedom team is preparing to hit the road again. This time we will be joined by Dany Patrix Boucherie, the original girl who wore freedom, and Producer Flo Boucherie ...
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Cell Phone Brothers

Stories from the Road-Never Forget

Never Forget – it's a phrase most recently associated with September 11, 2001, an indelible watershed moment in history. We say, "never forget" so that we honor the memory of those lost and the loss that so many family members ...
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