Editor’s note: On Sept. 2, 1945, Japan formally surrendered to the Allies ending World War II. In a war of unimaginable horrors, six million Jewish men, women and children died in Nazi death camps. The documentary film, “Rescue in the Philippines: Refuge from the Holocaust,” is the story of men who did not turn away from the humanitarian crisis in Europe. They chose a path of action.
The United States Army is conducting training this week in Texas City leading to an increased presence of helicopters, Emergency Coordinator Derek Duckett said.