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Old Apr 17, 2018, 3:24 AM   #4
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"Why he never said anything remains a mystery which he took to his grave."

Very nice job on all these photos.

Men were different then, men like my father, who stormed beaches with the Marines, as a Navy Corpsman. Never talked about it until 1970, when I came home alive from Vietnam. Only then because I was an infantryman, and wounded twice. If not for that, I may never have known about the South Pacific, other than books written on the subject.

They did their job, not for the glory, but for their country.

You have a real talent, a gift, for bringing these old photos back to life.
Always use tasteful words - you may have to eat them.
You cannot find knowledge by rearranging your ignorance.

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