By Alan Rosenberg-Providence Journal- SOUTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. — Actor Tom Selleck and retired Army Gen. Stanley McChrystal will narrate documentary films next year for the Kingston-based World War II Foundation. The foundation announced Friday that McChrystal, who led the Joint Special Operations Command in Iraq during the Persian Gulf Wars and was top commander of […]

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Kingston, Rhode Island-November 18, 2015-Veteran Hollywood film and television star Tom Selleck, star of CBS’ Blue Bloods and who came to popularity as Magnum, P.I. (1980-1988) has agreed to narrate the 17th documentary film produced by the non-profit World War II Foundation tentatively titled Living in Infamy: Pearl Harbor 75 Years Later Selleck, a veteran himself, served as a […]

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World War II Foundation Chairman Tim Gray was a guest on several Providence, Rhode Island radio stations. Gray was interviewed by WPRO News Director Bill Haberman on the topic of recent WWII Foundation programs and outreach. The two also discussed topics related to World War II and its veterans and survivors. The full half-hour program […]

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JEFFERSON, GA — Jokes about red carpets and paparazzi aside, Ginger Gause of Jefferson knows what she wants to say to the audience before the film about her heroic grandfather starts. “I want to stand up and tell everybody thank you for donating and helping with this project,” she said. “As family, I’m just grateful […]

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In December, a new documentary film in English on Luxembourg will be released, entitled The American St Nick. Early in December of 1944, Corporal Richard W. “Dick” Brookins, became “the American St. Nick,” bringing joy to the war-weary children of Wiltz, Luxembourg. Just two weeks later, Wiltz was bombed, killing many people including children. Wiltz […]

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By TOMMY CUMMINGS Staff Writer- On Monday, North Texans will get a chance to celebrate with a 100-year-old war hero — and see proof that he was a hero. Retired Lt. Col. Richard Cole will turn 100 during the Frontiers of Flight Museum’s special presentation and movie screening of Doolittle’s Raiders: A Final Toast. Cole […]

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It’s early afternoon, and Richard Fazzio is in the den of his Woonsocket three-decker visiting with one of his best friends, Tim Gray ’89. They catch up: How’s your health? Pretty good for an old man. Are you eating? Sort of. Any tomatoes this year? Hope so. The two met years ago when Gray interviewed […]

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