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    Posted 10 years ago

    packrat-pl…
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    While I was on my Nevada trip, I had the opportunity to go through some more of my fathers WW II items, as my daughter had them. I thought I would post several of them tonight.
    enjoy

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    1. packrat-place packrat-place, 10 years ago
      BELLIN68,
      Thank you very much for the kind words, yes, I am very glad my father saved them. However, he saved EVERYTHING!!!!
      Believe it or not, he even saved dryer lint and cigar ashes!!!!!! I am not making that up.
    2. isearchuwin, 10 years ago
      Dryer lint and cigar ashes in old plastic butter dishes or cottage cheese dishes. Older people like to save those...may have one or two myself!

      Love the history of these documents! Great for you to know dates and you can just imagine the things they went through. Cool! Sorry about the ashes and lint though...feel for ya!
    3. packrat-place packrat-place, 10 years ago
      Thank you very much petey, pw-collector, VintageStation, isearchuwin & scottvez
    4. packrat-place packrat-place, 10 years ago
      Thank you very much for the love walksoftly, bratjdd & beachbomb.
      Yes, that is amazing, he actually saved stranger things than that!
    5. packrat-place packrat-place, 10 years ago
      Thank you very much mrmajestic1.
    6. miKKoChristmas11 miKKoChristmas11, 10 years ago
      Very nice posting, packrat. I especially like your good mother's ID, with her beautiful portrait! I hope that you will keep posting these mementos of the mighty warrior, and of Mrs. Franz, who bravely waited years of innumerable hours. I know that someday you will run out of them, but I hope that day is a long time in the future. miKKo
    7. packrat-place packrat-place, 10 years ago
      Thank you so very much for your kind words miKKoChristmas11.
    8. packrat-place packrat-place, 10 years ago
      Thank you for the love musikchoo, miKKoChristmas11 & pickingupbones
    9. Hedgewalker Hedgewalker, 10 years ago
      Great pieces packrat !!
    10. packrat-place packrat-place, 10 years ago
      Thank you very much Hedgewalker, Manikin & pickingupbones
    11. packrat-place packrat-place, 10 years ago
      Thank you very much adkmetalman & officialfuel
    12. packrat-place packrat-place, 10 years ago
      Thank you very much ttomtucker for the love and for visiting.
    13. packrat-place packrat-place, 10 years ago
      Thank you very much Harborguy
    14. packrat-place packrat-place, 10 years ago
      Thank you very much stonesfan1
    15. packrat-place packrat-place, 10 years ago
      Thank you very much toracat

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