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Old 08-14-2019, 10:20 AM   #1
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I like this picture

It is a guy from my area in Normandy in 1944. I just think it is a very cool photograph.
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Old 08-14-2019, 10:29 AM   #2
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Old 08-14-2019, 10:30 AM   #3
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picture missing?

Edit: there it is now
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Old 08-14-2019, 10:54 AM   #4
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Private C.L. Jewell of The North Nova Scotia Highlanders, who wears a "D-Day" beard, Normandy, France, 22 June 1944. Photographer: Ken Bell
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Old 08-14-2019, 01:17 PM   #5
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I like that he's smiling.
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Old 08-14-2019, 01:58 PM   #6
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He doesn't look that old.




Great photo
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Old 08-14-2019, 02:04 PM   #7
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Most of the guys who hit the Normandy beaches in June, 1944 - by far - were 19-22 years old.

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And, very cool photo!

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Old 08-14-2019, 02:31 PM   #9
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Awesome ! Thanks for the share!
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Old 08-14-2019, 03:41 PM   #10
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That's a big smile.

Maybe he got a favor from a local French lassie?
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Happy to be alive ?
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Old 08-14-2019, 04:36 PM   #12
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Happy to be alive ?
He may not have been alive much longer.
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