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John Klier

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Re: New show on history channel about Amelia Earhart
« Reply #90 on: September 29, 2017, 10:36:19 AM »

Three things happened after I followed that link.

1. I spit coffee all over my monitor.
2. I checked the calendar to see if it was April 1st
3. I double checked the webpage to make sure I had not been re-routed to The Onion

 ;)

https://www.chasingearhart.com/single-post/2017/09/28/A-Hidden-SOS-In-The-Jaluit-Atoll-Photo---Air-Hart-Is-Here

 Good grief!

Interesting how newly captured prisoners could arrange all these events undetected, with hopes that this coded distress signal would be viewed by any would be rescuers in time.
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Greg Daspit

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Re: New show on history channel about Amelia Earhart
« Reply #91 on: September 29, 2017, 12:11:17 PM »

https://www.chasingearhart.com/single-post/2017/09/28/A-Hidden-SOS-In-The-Jaluit-Atoll-Photo---Air-Hart-Is-Here

 Good grief!

Interesting how newly captured prisoners could arrange all these events undetected, with hopes that this coded distress signal would be viewed by any would be rescuers in time.
That is just one of the logic problems. There are too many to list and too many claims without evidence. I thought it was a joke post too but googled the author of the "text".
He has a history ridiculous conspiracy claims including "pizzagate" and others, like where Israelis blew up the space shuttle Columbia.
http://www.4thmedia.org/2013/02/israeli-anti-missile-test-blew-up-space-shuttle-columbia/
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Ric Gillespie

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Re: New show on history channel about Amelia Earhart
« Reply #92 on: October 02, 2017, 01:45:50 PM »

Good grief!

This kind of thing is stock-in-trade for conspiracy buffs.   This cartoon is from 1993.
« Last Edit: October 02, 2017, 01:49:28 PM by Ric Gillespie »
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Ric Gillespie

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Re: New show on history channel about Amelia Earhart
« Reply #93 on: October 02, 2017, 02:01:25 PM »


TIGHAR funded the building of a memorial on Jaluit to the memory of a hundred Marshallese mistakenly killed in a U.S. bombing raid. Maybe we should have built a memorial to Amelia on the dock.

Would you have a current photo of the memorial, and does it need anything in way of repair or maintenance, so that we may contribute if need be?

No current photo but this is what it looked like when it was completed in 2008. That's TIGHAR's Van Hunn who was in charge of the project being thanked by the mayor of Jaluit.  The inscription, in Marshallese and English, reads:

KOBA MARON
(Coming Together)

Buried here are the remains of nearly one hundred Marhallese men, women, and children who were joined together in death by a tragedy of war on February 1, 1942.
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Jerry Germann

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Re: New show on history channel about Amelia Earhart
« Reply #94 on: October 02, 2017, 07:46:47 PM »

I think it looks great, and in using Koba Maron( coming together)....excellent!
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