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Louis Zamperini

Louis Zamperini Biographies American History Tragedies and Triumphs World War II

Louis Zamperini - born on January 16, 1917 in Olean, New York - grew up in Torrance, California (in Los Angeles County). 

He became a high school track star, an Olympic athlete and a bombardier on a B-24. 

He served his tour of duty, during World War II, in the Pacific Theater.


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Image online, courtesy City of Torrance.

 

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