Category Archives: History

Late Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is very late in the month this year. It really seems that this week should be Thanksgiving since it is already the 18th.However, since the month of November started on a Friday, this pushes Thanksgiving back to the 28th. … Continue reading

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Veterans Day VIII

This Veterans Day I am remembering my Great Uncle Fred. My Great Uncle Fred enlisted in 1948 at the age of 17 just after the end of WWII. He was assigned to the Freedom Train and was able to see … Continue reading

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