asher63 (asher63) wrote,

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Small world department.

A reader who'd stumbled across my Dad's WWII memoir contacted me to say his father had served in the same battalion - and had traveled on the same troop ship as my dad! And a friend of his father's, still living, had been in my father's battery and remembered him well. We compared notes and swapped stories. He's going to send me the mailing address of the surviving A Battery veteran, plus some old war photos and copies of the veterans' newsletter.
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