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by wreckology
Thu May 24, 2007 11:37 pm
Forum: Prisoners Of War (POW)
Topic: Japanese POW camps
Replies: 2
Views: 7523

Thanks

Thanks you my friend, the link worked. Just what I was looking for.
-Drew
by wreckology
Sun Apr 29, 2007 3:15 pm
Forum: Wrecks & Losses
Topic: Getting into the field
Replies: 7
Views: 4587

Getting into the field

I am in college right now going for a major in history. My real interest though is in exploring battlefields, especially WWII. I have been to Nomandy, Holland, Germany and other places but never the Pacific. Are there any jobs out there that deal specifically with finding WWII wrecks/battlefields? A...
by wreckology
Fri Oct 13, 2006 3:02 pm
Forum: Books, Video & Other Media
Topic: then and now
Replies: 7
Views: 6406

IS the book out of print or is it still in print?
by wreckology
Thu Oct 12, 2006 4:45 pm
Forum: Books, Video & Other Media
Topic: then and now
Replies: 7
Views: 6406

thanks, also is there a market for books like I described?
by wreckology
Thu Oct 12, 2006 4:23 pm
Forum: Books, Video & Other Media
Topic: then and now
Replies: 7
Views: 6406

then and now

Are there any good books that show the pacific battlefields in then and now pictures. I know they have a few on the European theatre. Also any good books that have color pictures of whats left on the islands?
by wreckology
Thu Oct 12, 2006 4:09 pm
Forum: Prisoners Of War (POW)
Topic: Japanese POW camps
Replies: 2
Views: 7523

Japanese POW camps

Is there a site that has a list of all japanese prisoner of war camps across the pacific from world war 2?
by wreckology
Wed Oct 11, 2006 2:42 pm
Forum: Pacific Wrecks Updates & Information
Topic: Geographical Database
Replies: 8
Views: 7489

Brirish bomber

Yes you were correct I knew it was a halifax just was on the tip of my tongue but i couldnt rember, and I never knew about the coffee in the thermos thats amazings. Thanks for jogging my memory.
by wreckology
Tue Oct 10, 2006 8:55 pm
Forum: Pacific Wrecks Updates & Information
Topic: Geographical Database
Replies: 8
Views: 7489

Mixed emotions

I also have mixed emotions about the recovery of aricraft, it is true once found no matter who is along with you the word leaks out. And when that happens some a$$hole thinks its in his best interest to scrounge the site, often destroying the wreck more just to gain some monitary benifit. They first...
by wreckology
Tue Oct 10, 2006 8:21 pm
Forum: Wrecks & Losses
Topic: Education
Replies: 3
Views: 3044

Thanks

thanks you the lernefront website was very good, are there any like that one but deal with only pacific relics?
by wreckology
Tue Oct 10, 2006 8:20 pm
Forum: Travel
Topic: My travel pix
Replies: 2
Views: 4036

WOW

WOW beautiful pictures! I really like them, thats what I want to do for my job, travel to the pacific and take pictures of whats left becasue you cant do it as much in Europe because of the denser population. Truely stunning pictures!
by wreckology
Tue Oct 10, 2006 8:10 pm
Forum: Books, Video & Other Media
Topic: Gauging interest in a complete Google Earth airfield tour...
Replies: 9
Views: 7293

Google Earth and airstrips

When you guys are done, how do you plan to let everyone see it, i am very interested in what you all are doing.
by wreckology
Tue Oct 10, 2006 8:08 pm
Forum: Books, Video & Other Media
Topic: FLAGS OF OUR FATHERS and LETTERS FROM IWO JIMA
Replies: 3
Views: 3826

Movies

I cant wait to see Flags of Our Fathers, but I am intrigued by the second one, I havent heard of a movie dipicting how the Japanese fought from there view only the US view that they were blood thirsty savages. I hope the second one comes out soon, Flags is due out this Friday I believe.
by wreckology
Mon Oct 09, 2006 6:36 pm
Forum: Wrecks & Losses
Topic: Education
Replies: 3
Views: 3044

Education

I am a freshman at St. Cloud State University and my interest and passion is in military history, more specifically battlefield archeaology. Does anyone know any good sites related to this? Also is there anyone who know a battlefield archeaologist becasue I would be interested to know what they did ...
by wreckology
Mon Oct 09, 2006 6:32 pm
Forum: Wrecks & Losses
Topic: Recover them Yes or No
Replies: 58
Views: 47671

What to do?

What to do about wrecks? First if there are human remains then they should be returned to their native country for proper burial, but the aircraft themselves should be left as a memorial to the sacrifices the crew made. If there is a wreck with no bones in it, their still is a possibility that there...