Edition: Global Global Select Region
Email: Passwd: or sign up free
One News Page
One News Page > US > Purple Heart given to WWII soldier's daughter 7 decades later
Breaking News: Malaysia Airlines to cut 6,000 staff in overhaul
Open news article

Purple Heart given to WWII soldier's daughter 7 decades later

Thursday, 19 September 2013

Pfc. John Eddington was fighting in Europe in World War II when he learned his wife gave birth to a daughter. From the battlefield he penned a letter, sweetly telling the little girl how much he loved her and longed to see her.
Share on FacebookShare on Twitter Comment
Source: Newsy.com - on September 22, 2013

News video: WWII Soldier's Letter Reaches Daughter Seven Decades Later

WWII Soldier's Letter Reaches Daughter Seven Decades Later

Nearly seven decades later, the daughter of a fallen World War II soldier received a letter penned by her father, along with his military awards.

You Might Like

Other recent news in US

Watch: Russia Sends Troops Into UKRAINE; Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie Finally MarriedInvasion Fears Spread as Thousands of RUSSIAN Troops Move Into Ukraine
Kenny Hill: TEXAS A&M Quarterback Leading Team Against South Carolina; Twitter ReactsPresident Obama: Blames RUSSIA for Ukraine violence, weighs Syria strikes, touts economic growth
JOAN RIVERS in Critical Condition After Breathing Stops Mid-SurgeryANGELINA JOLIE and Brad Pitt Are Married
Brantly family reflects on son's recovery from EBOLABiz Break: IPHONE 6, mobile payments and wearables expected at Apple event
'Bad News for David Cameron' As IMMIGRATION Figures Climb to Over Half a Million A YearISLAMIC STATE Forces 250 Syrian Soldiers to Strip, Executes Them in the Desert



Load Comments

Environmentally friendly: One News Page is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2014 One News Page Ltd. All Rights Reserved.  |  About us  |  Disclaimer  |  Press Room  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Privacy Policy  |  Content Accreditation
One News Page - Top Headlines RSS Feed RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  Advertise  |  Help  |  Contact us  |  DMCA / Content Removal
How are we doing? Send us your feedback  |  One News Page on Facebook LIKE us on Facebook  One News Page on Twitter FOLLOW us on Twitter  One News Page on Google+ FIND us on Google+