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My WW2 Vet Father

Discussion in 'General Firearm Discussion' started by RVTECH, Oct 5, 2013.

  1. RVTECH

    RVTECH LaPine Well-Known Member

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    So my dad calls me today and says "Ya know my S & W 'Victory' Mod 10 USN marked pistol I brought home" He says it's mine but bless his heart he still wants a gun for protection so I am going to give him my Taurus 605 which he has liked since he saw it. A touching and hard moment for me......
     
  2. Certaindeaf

    Certaindeaf SE Portland Well-Known Member

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    Excellent. May God continue to bless your Father and I thank him for his service/sacrifice.
     
  3. Dunerunner

    Dunerunner You'll Never Know Well-Known Member

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    Not many WWII Vets left. God Bless them all. Thanks your father for making it so that I don't speak Japanese or German! And, why did my monitor just get blurry? Damned allergies!!
     
  4. RVTECH

    RVTECH LaPine Well-Known Member

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    Hey Thanks,

    Would it be too much to ask if You fellas were to send a message to my email address remington1863@yahoo.com TO my father - he once was watching me on this forum and I explained to him how it worked and he watched the IMs but really does not understand computers or the internet but would like to see a result of it anyway. A simple HI and thanks will be enough - Thanks guys!
     
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  5. simon99

    simon99 Central Oregon Well-Known Member

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    Hi RV,
    Tell your old man thank you for his service.
    Salute.
     
  6. Dunerunner

    Dunerunner You'll Never Know Well-Known Member

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    email sent!
     
  7. rocky3

    rocky3 oregon coast Active Member

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    Me too.
     
  8. sheepdip

    sheepdip Redland Well-Known Member

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    thank you for your service, may you live long and prosper!
     
  9. Mark W.

    Mark W. Silverton, OR Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    done
     
  10. jordanvraptor

    jordanvraptor Oregon City, Oregon Well-Known Member

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    Wish my dad had stickier hands when he was a Marine in the last part of WW2. I have his seabag and uniforms and maybe his Kabar if he doesn't outlive me... Lol. Not many ww2 vets left, get the stories and cherish them.
     
  11. NWGlockgal

    NWGlockgal Oregon Well-Known Member

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    Email sent.
     
  12. Caveman Jim

    Caveman Jim West of Oly Springer Slayer 2016 Volunteer

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    E-mail sent.