Tag Archives: World War II

MIA

Missing in Action can mean a lot of things. In this case, it refers to my Uncle John, the youngest of my Mother’s four brothers. John was 19 years of age when he entered the service in the spring of 1943. … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Rare

———— Linked to the WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge: Rare.

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Dear friends

“Your task will not be an easy one. Your enemy is well trained, well equipped and battle-hardened. He will fight savagely.” For many years, France and the United States have worked together striving for a world where their citizens could pursue their daily … Continue reading

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Remember

They came to us as chubby cheeked sons and daughters. We rocked them, taught them to walk and ride a bicycle, helped them with homework and then waved as they went off to fight a war that was supposed to … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Gone, But Not Forgotten

In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Gone, But Not Forgotten.”

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Wordless Wednesday – 4th of July

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