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Forum topic by Joe Lyddon posted 708 days ago 676 views 0 times favorited 6 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Joe Lyddon

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708 days ago

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Uncle Jack


(get your box of tissues out)

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"


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Bill White

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#1 posted 708 days ago

Thanks Joe. The “Uncle Jacks” are gettin’ fewer and fewer, and we damned sure don’t want to EVER forget ‘em.
The B-17s and P-51s are my favs.
Bill

-- bill@magraphics.us

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#2 posted 707 days ago

I agree with Bill

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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gfadvm

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#3 posted 707 days ago

My dad joined the Navy out of HS and flew Corsairs off a carrier at night in the N Atlantic. I have a hard time seeing kids now days doing these types of things. I’m not sure we’re raising any more uncle Jacks.

-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm

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harry1

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#4 posted 707 days ago

What a wonderful video, I’m sure that most kids these days have no idea how brave their fathers/grandfathers were.

-- Harry, Western Australia

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muleskinner

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#5 posted 707 days ago

If any of you guys have never seen Band of Brothers you must. The interviews with the real life members of 101st Airborne Easy Company at the end of each segment are inspiring.

-- Visualize whirled peas

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Joe Lyddon

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#6 posted 706 days ago

That Band of Brothers looks like one GREAT bunch of movies!
Thank you… will look into it… for sure!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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