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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP14 Jun 2017 3:59 p.m. PST

Of possible interest?


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robert piepenbrink Supporting Member of TMP15 Jun 2017 2:37 p.m. PST

Thanks, Tango! I'll confess I'm a little suspicious of the Cole Porter story, though. Happy to claim him as a fellow Hoosier, and I understand the FFL has a picture of him somewhere. but the stories of Porter as a Legionnaire seem to lack confirmatory detail, and unless they monkeyed with enlistment lengths for WWI, there just isn't enough time.

It needs to be true, though. Picture him with a Legion song book and a precision drill team!

Personal logo chicklewis Supporting Member of TMP15 Jun 2017 2:55 p.m. PST

Wow, really a shame the stupid website dissociates the photographs from the proper text.

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP16 Jun 2017 11:10 a.m. PST

A votre service mon ami!. (smile)


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