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Social Studies Middle School

World War I American Flyboys

In World War I a group of American airmen called Flyboys gave air support to the war in France. Their assistance during the Meuse-Argonne offensive was key in forcing the Germans to agree to an armistice. This public radio story looks at how Europe still remembers the Americans and their cooperation in the war at yearly commemorations.

US History II World History II World War I

Story Length: 4:09

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AIR DATE: 05/26/2014

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