Posts Tagged With: history

Military Memories Blog Post: May 26 – Remembrance

May 26: Remembrance. Today is Memorial Day. How do you honor those in your family who died in military service on this day? Do you have any stories or photographs of Memorial Days from years past? Particularly after the war when families would visit cemeteries more often? #militarymemories We remember those who have passed not […]

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Military Memories Blog Post: May 25 – The Home Front

May 25: The Home Front. Think about the clothing, shoe, and hair styles of the war days. How did they change from before the war to after the war? Do you have photographs or stories in your family about how this aspect of their lives changed? #militarymemories During the war, rationing went into effect and […]

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Military Memories Blog Post: May 24 – Communications

May 24: Communication. Do you have any letters, diaries, photographs, or post cards from your military ancestor? Write about their service using these items. #militarymemories Letters from soldiers were censored before being sent home, unless the soldier had a way to circumvent that system. For instance, I spoke to a Naval man who passed his […]

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