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Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii
Hickam Air Base Scars
The air force base preserves its scars from the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor.
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The Crosses of Lafayette
Thousands of crosses and markers for soldiers who lost their lives in Iraq and Afghanistan blanket a California hillside.
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Smaliavicki rajon, Belarus
Mound of Glory
A striking Soviet memorial commemorates the liberation of Belarus from the Nazis.
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Cavite City, Philippines
The ruins on a deserted tropical island in the Philippines bear the scars of WWII.
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Civil War Nurses Memorial
A bas relief commemorates the "Nuns of the Battlefield" who cared for soldiers on both sides of the conflict.
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Northern Mariana Islands
Where hundreds of Japanese civilians committed suicide to avoid being captured by American soldiers during WWII.
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A mountain pass in Bulgaria's Balkan Mountains was the site of four historic battles.
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This seemingly cursed monument is dedicated to one of Canada's great war heroes.
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Pointe du Hoc
A daring D-Day assault by U.S. Army Rangers is commemorated atop the high cliffs of this strategic point.
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Stone Mountain, Georgia
A stately granite mountain that bears a Lost Cause-era monument
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The George Orwell Route
A series of recreated fortifications mark George Orwell's path through the Spanish Civil War
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Corbera d'Ebre, Spain
Poble Vell de Corbera d'Ebre (Corbera d'Ebre Old Town)
The ruins of a bombed medieval village memorialize the destruction of the Spanish Civil War.
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Panama Hotel and Tea Shop
Stay in a historic B&B that provides a powerful glimpse into the lives of Japanese-Americans relegated to WWII's internment camps
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Santa Clara, Cuba
Che Guevara Mausoleum
This imposing memorial contains the remains of Che Guevara — and 29 other guerrillas who died with him in Bolivia
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Soldier Bear Statue
A statue in the heart of Edinburgh honors a bear that served in the Polish military during World War II
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South Kingstown, Rhode Island
Great Swamp Fight Monument
Off a hiking trail in Rhode Island stands a picturesque memorial to a long-forgotten war.
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Anthem Veteran's Memorial
Once a year, at exactly 11:11, this monument comes to life
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Portsmouth, New Hampshire
Once the future of underwater combat, this old sub is now open for visitors to muck around in.
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