World War Two Hero

I love hearing about heroes from the past. Those who made a difference and fought with courage.

Every night at dinner when I was young, my dad fought World War II all over again. He’d parachuted into Normandy with the 101st Airborne on D-Day, went on to fight in Holland and Belgium, and he loved to tell war stories.

But as a kid, I didn’t care. I grew up in the 1960s and ’70s, when anti-war sentiment about Vietnam was strong. It wasn’t cool having a dad whose biggest accomplishment was being a soldier. Learn more.




Posted on August 1, 2014, in Research, Writing Tips. Bookmark the permalink. Comments Off on World War Two Hero.

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