Saturday, November 11, 2006

Veterans' Day



It is Veterans' Day .
I want to add my thank you to the men and women who have served and are serving in our armed forces. Pictured is my father who served in WWll. He did not talk about the war. He went to reunions of the men he served with.

16 Comments:

Blogger Chana said...

A very handsome man indeed. But more than that is the heart in him and all the other men who gave up so much for all mankind.

add my name to the list who are grateful for what he and all did for us all.

May their souls rest in the peace and glory of Our Lord.

9:38 AM  
Blogger QuillDancer said...

To your father, and all the soldiers who fight. May we never forget that freedom is not free.

6:44 PM  
Blogger Josie said...

What a fine looking man. You must be very proud of him. The Americans did an amazing job in World War II.

9:04 PM  
Blogger goldennib said...

I love those pictures.

5:03 AM  
Blogger Tina Dray said...

What a handsome man your father was.

Today is a time for us give thanks to all those who lost their lives in the name of peace

8:41 AM  
Blogger Heimdallr said...

Handsome man betty and another of the brave men who fought and gave their lives for our freedom. Today I watched the service for Remembrance Day, seeing all those wonderful people marching past the memorial, how great their sacrifice, we must always be thankful and we must always remember.
Sandy

9:41 AM  
Blogger butterflies said...

He has very kind eyes.
Im also thankful to all the men and women all over the world who fought and lost their lives for freedom..Lets just pray it never happens again.

11:28 AM  
Blogger Catch said...

What a loving tribute Betty! We must always remember that our freedom comes with a price. God bless all of the Veterans as well as our soldiers who are in combat right now.

9:45 PM  
Blogger Lori's Minute said...

I am glad you posted the pictures...he is a handsome fella!

4:19 PM  
Blogger Cherlee's said...

Thanks for sharing about your dad he's a very handsome man. I'm truly thankful for all that your father and others have done for all of us. And still doing for us. My hero is my grandfather he was in the second world war and his father was the first. So the world is a much better place because of all of them!

5:59 PM  
Blogger Nea said...

Many of my Uncles were in WWII, Tom was in Vietnam, and I have a cousin who flew, my son is a Marine, I guess we are just a family who loves freedom and wants to preserve it for future generations. not a bad thing really, freedom comes with a price.

many who fight do not really want to talk about it.....

8:13 PM  
Blogger "Angeldust" said...

Thank you for your visit and words.

(My grandfather had nightmares until the day he died...)

Peace, love and joy

10:35 PM  
Blogger Mimi said...

It is nice you have those pictures. My grandaddy was in WWII. He never talked about it. He had a nasty scar on his arm he always told me he got when a indian shot him with a bow and arrow. Now that I am older I wonder...

8:52 AM  
Blogger Bella said...

Thank you for sharing. What a proud daughter you must be.

I think soldiers are the most gifted people ever and the most brave.

12:28 PM  
Blogger Keshi said...

Lest We Forget.

Keshi.

7:50 PM  
Blogger iamnasra said...

its true a good looking Dad ..Thanks for taking time to visit my blog ...see soon

10:21 PM  

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