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Tuesday, June 7, 2011

Uncle

My entry for this week's letter at ABC Wednesday is my Uncle who served during the WW2 and died in Germany. Uncle Paul never made it home and I couldn't even imagine how painful it was for my grandmother to lost a son. Not to mention that she also lost two sons due to a car accident. Two of my Uncles died in a car wreck together. It must be so heartbreaking for my Dad's parents. Below is an old photo of my Dad and his friends during their military services. I couldn't find a picture of my Uncle Paul.
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Mindie Hilton said...

That sad, I am sorry.

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Roger Owen Green said...

UNIMAGINABLE heartache.
ROG, ABC Wednesday team

photowannabe said...

Loosing family members is always heartbreaking. I enjoyed seeing your vintage photos.

nonizamboni said...

I share my post today with you about Uncles. . .but he made it out and saved my life.
Happy Wednesday!

Meryl Jaffe, PhD said...

That is a heartbreaking story.

hocam said...

So many young men lost their lives. How heartbreaking to lose three sons, no matter the means.

Jill said...

What a heartbreaking story!
and beautiful old black and white photos!

Jill @ Creating my way to Success
http://www.jembellish.blogspot.com/

Clarissa said...

I'm sorry to hear that,it's really painful to lost someone you love...

teJan said...

So nostalgic pictures:)

visiting from nostalgia..mine is up at www.jansbasic.com

Shana said...

Wow. My husband was in the military and I don't know what I would have done if he didn't come home. Hi! Just stopping by. Following you from the Thursday Cup of Joe Blog Hop. Would love a visit and follow back on my blog: http://blog.writerslairbooks.com. Thanks!

Dhemz said...

wow...thanks for sharing...it's great to reminisce the old memories....:)

Debbie said...

visiting from the blog hop. I'm already a follower. I love old pictures. They are mysterious and "moving" at the same time.

STEF said...

That's just so sad. I couldn't and don't want to imagine the pain. Hugs sis!
Hope you can check out my entry too. Thanks!

Chef in Training said...

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