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LIFE Magazine is the treasured photographic magazine that chronicled the 20th Century. It now lives on at LIFE.com, the largest, most amazing collection of professional photography on the internet. Users can browse, search and view photos of today’s people and events. They have free access to share, print and post images for personal use.
  

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Contents

Modest hero
4
George E. jr COX
Japs capture Life's crack team in Manila
8
Carl M. MYDANS, Shelley Smith Mydans; 1915-2002
Era of empire ends at Singapore
17
World War, 1939-1945 (Campaigns and battles, Pacific, Great Britain), Singapore
Navy releases first pictures of daring raid on Gilbert and Marshall islands, January 31
24
World War, 1939-1945 (Campaigns and battles, Pacific, Naval operations)
Germans impose mass death on Red prisoners and Poles
26
World War, 1939-1945 (Atrocities), Poland (History, Occupation, 1939-1945)

Normandie burns at New York pier
28
Normandie (Steamship), Fires
A.E.F. in Ireland
36
UNITED STATESArmy/Expeditionary forces, Northern Ireland
U.S. troops set up housekeeping
39
Mary WELSH
Brooklyn navy yard builds and keeps fit a wartime fleet
74
Brooklyn Navy Yard (New York, N.Y.)
First Japanese mission to America
80
Japan and the United States, United States (Description and travel)
Life goes calling at Blenheim palace
94
Marlboroguh family, World War, 1939-1945 (Great Britain), Great Britain (Social conditions)

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