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December 7, 2012

War Museum presentations set

DANVILLE — Vermilion County War Museum will host a book signing and talk at 1 p.m. Saturday at the library, 307 N. Vermilion St. Kevin Brooks will present the “Glider Infantryman: Behind Enemy Lines in World War II” book signing and talk about the 101st Airborne Division and its action from D-Day through the Battle of the Bulge.

Then at 2 p.m. Saturday, Adam Troxell will present on the “Pearl Harbor Attack.” His talk will feature video.

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