Remembering World War II

The World War II Project examines how different nations remember the second world war.. Each participating school responded to three questions that were posed by students from MICDS. To see each school's responses, click the appropriate link:
Interview Projects from MICDS, St. Louis, Missouri, USA
Junior High School No. 4: Gdynia, Poland
Einhardschule: Seligenstadt, Germany
Sakai Higashi Senior High School: Osaka, Japan
Claret School of Quezon City: Quezon City, Philippines
Vonsild Sogneskole: Kolding, Denmark

1) How does your community (school, town, country) select to remember World War II? Examples: holidays, memorials, songs, movies, books…

2) Do you know of anyone who was involved in some aspect of the World War II? If so, what is their connection? If possible, can you send a picture?

3) Is there anything else you would like to add?

Here is a slide show of photos sent in from Poland, the Philippines, Germany, and the United States.


Additional Input
Mr. Fitzgerald's Parents
Poland Response
Italy Response