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Bonita Margaret McGuire Ali

Bonita Margaret McGuire (1915-1989) was a nurse in the U.S. Army from November, 1942 to February, 1946. In 1945 Bonita married Chester F. Ali (1919-2009) who was born in Italy. 128 more words


Bob Edwards - The War Years: 1941-1945

A number of years ago, my grandmother had me type up several hand-written memoirs that my grandfather composed about his life and experiences. In honor of Veteran’s Day, I wanted to share some them with all of you, to give you a sense of Bob Edwards: the man, the myth, the legend. 5,840 more words


Dr. Joseph H. Ward: Finding a "Lost" Son of Wilson

Notes from my talk about Dr. Joseph Henry Ward:


And the PowerPoint presentation:


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A lieutenant of the Medical Corps

This elegant officer (note the nice moustache) belonged probably to the Veterinary Corps of the US Army. The photograph was taken in Tréveray (Meuse, France) probably in 1917.