#WordlessWednesday – Veteran’s Day

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This is how my grandfather looked before he went to war (WWI). He came back with gaunt cheeks and hollowed eyes and never quite overcame the stomach ailments he returned with.

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His name written on the back, probably by his mother or father.  This post was inspired by Bruce Goodman’s wonderful story over on Weave A Web.  Check it out (but have your hankies on hand).

 

8 thoughts on “#WordlessWednesday – Veteran’s Day

  1. What a family you have, Jan. Photos and all. I like getting to know them, little by little.

    And thanks for sending us to Bruce Goodman’s touching post. Well worth the read and hearing.

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