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The city was already home to the Jackson Army Air Base at Hawkins Field when the Dutchmen arrived in May 1942, many with their wives and children in tow. In the war’s only full-scale conflict at sea, German battleships near Jutland, Denmark, face the powerful British fleet on 31 May 1916. They will continue to resist in proxy wars abroad and employ economic warfare against the US mainland. A great scar on the land, still burning, and covered by a heavy cloud of smoke, was all that was left of a great city.

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