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Opening up a trunk - memories of D-Day

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Melissa Crawford’s grandfather kept World War II in a trunk in the basement of his Rhode Island home. All of Robert M. Walling Jr.’s memorabilia was there: the worn yearbook from his time training at Camp Rucker in Alabama, pictures of his fellow soldiers, letters to and from his mother, the miniature Bible he carried when he landed in Normandy on the morning of June 6, 1944. . .

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