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This day in the Millennium: May 7

...His Orchestra recorded Chattanooga Choo Choo for RCA Victor. 1945: Germany signed an unconditional surrender at Allied headquarters in Rheims, France, to take effect the following day, ending the European conflict of World War II. 1954: The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/05/07/met_260824.shtml
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Vet escaped 3 POW camps

...so badly that the Army classified the young soldier as ineligible for combat and sent him to Algiers to work at Allied Headquarters, where he was in charge of the officers' mess. Soon he was in Casablanca, only to be sent home for good...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/10/07/met_324622.shtml
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