Friday, June 06, 2014

Remembering D-Day

This is from my Grandad's diary 70 years ago today. Thinking of all the heroes, whatever role they had, in helping us have our freedom today.

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  1. What a priceless treasure, that diary. Incredible.

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  2. Wow! An amazing tribute in just a few words. Thank you.

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  3. Very interesting to read. Thank you for sharing.

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    1. Thanks, we were showing my grandads medals to the boys - had completely forgotten about his diary until we spotted itxx

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  4. What a fantastic piece of history. Definitely something to treasure.

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    1. Thanks - hoping the boys will treasure it as much as I do :)

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  5. Hang on to that notebook - that is precious.

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    1. Thanks, it really is isn't it? :) xx

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  6. i love that your granddad kept a journal! no one seems to do that as much these days - except the blogs...which arent private! ha! and i dont think the blogs will be as precious as that notebook or last as long!

    ps - good luck with nanowrimo in july! (per your iwsg)
    happy friday!

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    1. I agree! I enjoy my blog, but you can't beat putting thoughts into a diary that you don't want to share,and then coming across it years later :) xx

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  7. This is so amazing!

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