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Miller, Glenn

Arlington National Cemetery: Maj. Glenn Miller

The official cemetery website provides historical information about the musician and American hero, his legacy, and a list of his military awards, including his bronze star medal citation.

Glenn Miller Birthplace Society

The Clarinda, Iowa, childhood home of the legendary bandleader has been restored and is the home of the Society, which sponsors a music festival, publishes a newsletter, and publishes this detailed biography with photographs.

The Glenn Miller Orchestra

The band, re-formed in 1956, plays an average of 300 live dates a year and maintains their official site here, which provides upcoming performance dates, booking information, photo gallery, and reviews.

Glenn Miller: A Memorial, 1944-2004

Offers the musician's vital statistics, biography, photographs, notable quotes, and a recommended listening list. It also provides a list of deceased former band members and their dates and causes of death, as well as a separate lit of former band members still living.

The 'Mysterious Disappearance' of Glenn Miller

World War II soldier Fred W. Atkinson, Jr., whose plane was ordered not to fly the same day Glenn's plane left, gives background about the aircraft he was in and the conditions on the ground. He presents his recollections about the musician and about the war, and the day the plane was last seen.

Twinwood Events: Glenn Miller Festival

The Twinwood Airfield, from where the band leader's plane took off, is home to the annual Glenn Miller festival which is held annually on August Bank Holiday. Offers here the full schedule of the upcoming festival, video from last year's festival, and opportunities to buy tickets.

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