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Debunking An Urban Myth on the World War II Memorial…“So Help Us God”

... been multiple e-mails floating around cyberspace stating that the inscription on the memorial of President Roosevelt’s December 8th, 1941 “Day of Infamy” speech left off the key phrase, “…so help us God.” The memorial’s inscription reads: Pearl Harbor – December 7, 1941, a date which will live in infamy…No matter how long it may take us to overcome this premeditated invasion, the American people, in their righteous might, will win through to absolute victory. While...
April 20th, 2009 | Jon Rochetti | Read More | Comments: 0
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