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The Daily Genealogist: “Orphaned” by World War II, Children Salute Fallen Fathers

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Lynn Betlock
Managing Editor

“Orphaned” by World War II, Children Salute Fallen Fathers“Those who lost a father in World War II are considered ‘war orphans.’ These are the stories of three of those children who have lived nearly all their lives without their dads.”

The Daily Genealogist: Race Against Time to Find WWI’s Last “Doughboys”

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Lynn Betlock
Managing Editor

A Race Against Time to Find WWI’s Last “Doughboys”
“Ten years ago, writer Richard Rubin set out to talk to every living American veteran of World War I he could find. It wasn’t easy, but he tracked down dozens of centenarian vets, ages 101 to 113, collected their stories and put them in a new book called The Last of the Doughboys.”

The Daily Genealogist: Pathogen Genome Tracks Irish Potato Famine to Its Roots

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Lynn Betlock
Managing Editor

Pathogen Genome Tracks Irish Potato Famine Back to Its Roots
“Working from 150-year-old dried leaves, two competing teams have now sequenced the genome of the single-celled organism that wreaked havoc on the Irish potato crop.”

The Daily Genealogist: Who Do You Think You Are? Heads to TLC

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Lynn Betlock
Managing Editor

“Who Do You Think You Are?” Heads to TLC
A new season of episodes has been ordered for the popular genealogy television show. [Filming has been completed at NEHGS for an upcoming episode.]

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