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On Finding My Grandfather

100 years ago this month, the world saw the end of the Great War. This day has special meaning for my family. While my father, two brothers, two uncles, and one nephew served in our military, some as career officers, … Continue reading

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Spain, Franco and Me…

Three huge things happened in the Summer of 1974. 1.  I was living in Segovia, Spain for my study abroad. 2.  Francisco Franco had an attack of thrombophlebitis. 3.  I learned what freedom is. In July of 1974, I was … Continue reading

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