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Skeets Supporting Member of TMP21 Dec 2015 3:35 p.m. PST

The attached article also appeared in yesterday's local newspaper. A really great story: link

pmwalt Supporting Member of TMP21 Dec 2015 5:36 p.m. PST

Glad to see him sending the flag to a relative of one of the capturing US troops

Personal logo jdginaz Supporting Member of TMP21 Dec 2015 10:22 p.m. PST

A real class act.

Veteran Cosmic Rocker22 Dec 2015 3:56 a.m. PST

Yes agree.

Out of interest – the article mentions that it is a naval flag – I thought it was a Reichskreigflagge rather than necessarily a naval flag…?

Many years ago I bought exactly the same type of flag from an old Vet (he was selling a lot of stuff and the flag was included). I saw him several months later and he was disappointed to have let the flag go – he had liberated it from a town hall in France during the push to the Rhine. So I gave him the flag back – I personally wasn't overly keen on having the flag with a dirty great swastika in the middle – and I let him keep the money…he had my respect and it was the least I could do.

Personal logo Andrew Walters Supporting Member of TMP22 Dec 2015 8:02 a.m. PST

Extremely cool.

Who asked this joker22 Dec 2015 11:05 a.m. PST

Very cool! It's the season for giving and this guy seems to be a class act!

Zargon Inactive Member22 Dec 2015 11:59 a.m. PST

Yes a very cool and classy act, by all concerned.
Lest We Forget.
Merry Christmas and my God look after all the Servicemen deployed to protect us all.

Terrement Supporting Member of TMP22 Dec 2015 1:10 p.m. PST

Merry Christmas and my God look after all the Servicemen deployed to protect us all.

I'll second that! I'd also include Service women, and the families of same who pay a price with the continued absence of their loved ones, and to first responders – many of whom are placed in unnecessary danger for just trying to do their jobs protecting us all.

Personal logo Ditto Tango 2 3 Supporting Member of TMP Inactive Member03 Jan 2016 3:22 p.m. PST

Great story, thanks for posting the link.
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Tim

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