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When Dayton Went to War

  • Aired: 03/08/2010
  • 58:29
  • Rating: NR
The bombing of Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941 changed life in Dayton and throughout the world forever. ThinkTV looks back at life in and around Dayton during the war years, 1941 to 1945. What happened here while "our boys were over there."
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A look back at life in and around Dayton during World War II.
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