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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.
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Source: Newsy.com - on September 22, 2013

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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.

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