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steve2470 Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Aug-10-05 03:20 PM
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33. thanks for the info ! nt
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  -Did your WW II vet dad ever talk about his experiences ? steve2470  Aug-10-05 02:53 PM   #0 
  - My great uncle was something of a hero from our county  malmapus   Aug-10-05 02:56 PM   #1 
  - Won't talk at all about it  abbeyco   Aug-10-05 03:06 PM   #22 
  - Oh yes  demnan   Aug-10-05 02:57 PM   #2 
  - Very common  ewagner   Aug-10-05 02:57 PM   #3 
  - what is pby ? nt  steve2470   Aug-10-05 02:58 PM   # 
     - One of these  ewagner   Aug-10-05 03:02 PM   #9 
     - A small, slow, twin prop  Coastie for Truth   Aug-10-05 03:02 PM   #11 
  - My dad did 2 tours in Veitnam  justinsb   Aug-10-05 02:58 PM   #4 
  - Mine hasn't talked much, either  LSparkle   Aug-10-05 02:58 PM   #5 
  - My granddad has never said more than a few words  KarenInMA   Aug-10-05 03:00 PM   #6 
  - No - only things like what celebs he saw in a USO tour  dflprincess   Aug-10-05 03:01 PM   #7 
  - My dad's general was Patton...  edbermac   Aug-10-05 03:02 PM   #8 
  - My Grandfather served in the Navy during WWII  puerco-bellies   Aug-10-05 03:02 PM   # 
  - my Dad spent 6 years in the Navy  leftchick   Aug-10-05 03:02 PM   #10 
  - My Grandfather did, ad nauseum  Goldmund   Aug-10-05 03:02 PM   #12 
  - my dad just missed WWII.  ulysses   Aug-10-05 03:03 PM   #13 
  - My Dad was in the Army...  Scurrilous   Aug-10-05 03:04 PM   #14 
  - Mine was at the Battle of the Bulge and I never  shraby   Aug-10-05 03:04 PM   #15 
  - so was mine. It must have been pretty horrible nt  steve2470   Aug-10-05 03:05 PM   #19 
  - He finallty did.  emcguffie   Aug-10-05 03:05 PM   #16 
  - No, he didnt until late in life  johncoby2   Aug-10-05 03:05 PM   #17 
  - My father in law talks about his experiences in Vietnam quite sparingly..  WeRQ4U   Aug-10-05 03:05 PM   #18 
  - I had two great uncles who served in WWII.  Hong Kong Cavalier   Aug-10-05 03:06 PM   #20 
  - That's the way my dad was  SheWhoMustBeObeyed   Aug-10-05 03:06 PM   #21 
  - My Dad had a lot of stories  smoogatz   Aug-10-05 03:08 PM   #23 
  - My Grandpa was at Normandy and all he ever said was  jane_pippin   Aug-10-05 03:09 PM   #24 
  - No...  lisa58   Aug-10-05 03:10 PM   #25 
  - I have had 2 patients who were POWs in WW2  w8liftinglady   Aug-10-05 03:12 PM   #26 
  - I had to pull it out of him and the rest of my relatives who served  MADem   Aug-10-05 03:12 PM   #27 
  - Three categories of things  Coastie for Truth   Aug-10-05 03:13 PM   #28 
  - what's a CACO ? nt  steve2470   Aug-10-05 03:15 PM   #29 
     - Casualty Assistance  Coastie for Truth   Aug-10-05 03:19 PM   #31 
        - thanks for the info ! nt  steve2470   Aug-10-05 03:20 PM   #33 
  - I was quite young when my Dad died (3rd Army Battle of the Bulge vet)  Cooley Hurd   Aug-10-05 03:17 PM   #30 
  - sorry about your dad, mine was lucky to survive it  steve2470   Aug-10-05 03:37 PM   #43 
     - Dad survived the battle, but died 23 years later saving my sister...  Cooley Hurd   Aug-10-05 03:50 PM   #44 
  - My grandfather landed at Omaha Beach on D-Day...  Enraged_Ape   Aug-10-05 03:20 PM   #32 
  - my dad was on the ship that led the invasion of Okinawa  yorkiemommie1   Aug-10-05 03:20 PM   #34 
  - Only in general terms...  fairfaxvadem   Aug-10-05 03:22 PM   #35 
  - My grandfather won't say much but  danalytical   Aug-10-05 03:23 PM   #36 
  - Mine never did--at least the combat part.  bklyncowgirl   Aug-10-05 03:23 PM   #37 
  - My neighbor died last November  ewagner   Aug-10-05 03:24 PM   #38 
  - My grandpa JUST started talking about his Pacific Theater experiences  mtnester   Aug-10-05 03:27 PM   #39 
  - My dad was in the infantry artillery. Fought the Germans in France  B Calm   Aug-10-05 03:28 PM   #40 
  - My Uncle, USMC, Guadalcanal, Iwo...Never talked about it until  maveric   Aug-10-05 03:30 PM   #41 
  - Refused to discuss any of the combat he witnessed. Navy Officer, '41-'45.  understandinglife   Aug-10-05 03:30 PM   #42 
  - my grandfather is relatively quiet about it  wli   Aug-10-05 05:00 PM   #45 
  - My Dad rarely talked about his Navy experiences  livetohike   Aug-10-05 05:21 PM   #46 
 

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