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Toronto – January 30, 1944 – Part 3

(Dodging Shells gave you Tommy’s letters to his sister, from the front. Here’s more from Kathy, in response.) …..Dinner went off without a single noteworthy disaster, if I leave out the part where the heat from the coal stove in … Continue reading

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Toronto – January 30, 1944 – Part 2

(Dodging Shells gave you Tommy’s letters to his sister, from the front. Kathy’s first letter of 1944, in response, continues.) …..A couple of hours later, Mom and I were decked out in our holiday duds and I had a half … Continue reading

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Toronto – January 30, 1944

(Dodging Shells gave you Tommy’s letters to his sister, from the front. Here’s Kathy’s first letter of 1944, in response.) Dear Tommy, …..Shame on you! …..They barely have time to patch you up, and you go blundering right back into … Continue reading

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Toronto – December 24, 1943 – Part 2

(Dodging Shells gave you Tommy’s letters to his sister, from the front. Kathy’s Christmas letter from Toronto continues, in response.) …..On Saturday evening, Dad and I went out to buy a Christmas tree. They’re not so easy to find any … Continue reading

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Toronto – December 24, 1943

(Dodging Shells gave you Tommy’s letters to his sister, from the front. Here’s the beginning of Kathy’s Christmas letter from Toronto, in response.) December 24, 1943 Dear Tommy, …..I just couldn’t wait for another letter…I had to wish you a … Continue reading

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