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Monday, November 11, 2013

Veterans in my family

My Son, Mark, Marine, served in Iraq


My dad, Navy served during WWII in Brazil and Africa.  He was on a destroyer escort.
Great-great-great grandfather Ashton who served in the Infantry of the Army defending U.S. interest at the time against Native Americans 1856-1861.  He marched to California, and walked the entire state North to South.  He was discharged from Benecia in 1861. (sorry no picture)

Aunt Verna who did a couple tours of duty.

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