Corporal Thomas “Cotton” Jones served as a marine for the United States military during World War II. Before he was killed by a Japanese sniper in the Cent Source: Woman Finds Diary Of Man She Loved In World War II Museum Advertisements
This is just an amazing tale and remarkable historians were able to piece together who it belonged to. Just blown away. Source: Holocaust jacket found at tag sale leads to a life story
I was trying so desperately to keep up with the #30DayFHWChallenge from Family Tree Magazine but I got off-track with an assignment that is due for my genealogy class at Boston University and so when I checked in today to see what the writing prompt was, I was shocked it wasn’t something to do with… Continue reading Honoring My Favorite Vet
The prompt for day 5 of the #30DayFHWChallenge is to select your favorite family photo, and write about the moments just before and/or after the photo was taken. Why was it taken? Was your ancestor happy to be in it? This is a weird/hard one for me because as I’m not close with my mom’s… Continue reading Family Wedding – Day 5 of #30DayFHWChallenge
Unfortunately, I have to skip day 4 of the #30DayFHWChallenge because my computer is having repeated graphic errors and bluescreening every five minutes. I am on my Kindle Fire and can’t access my files. Boooo……! I’ll catch up my entry tomorrow when hubby gets home to fix my PC.