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  •  My father also helped liberate (6+ / 0-)

    at least one camp, if not two. When my brother and I were grown, he showed us the pictures he took. Completely unbelievable, shocking, grotesque -- every adjective you would expect to apply to such images.

    He didn't talk ... just showed us the pictures.

    He was a 20-year-old medic. I'm not sure he ever really got over it.

    Bruce in Louisville
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    by bmaples on Thu Jun 11, 2009 at 07:48:14 PM PDT

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    •  So many stories out there. (2+ / 0-)
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      Pris from LA, hikerbiker

      I wish they could all be told.

      I'm going to think about that.  Maybe a special mega-diary?  Just ordinary, random Americans and their family stories about the holocaust.  It's not esoteric history of strangers in other countries, it's American families, so many American families.  Today.

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