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Veterans Day: Part 4, Recollections of a WWI Veteran

My grandfather, Frank Zyber, got recruited into the military band during WWI.  These are his memories, typed by him when he was in his nineties.  This week I transcribed them for all to read.  Today, I added a few paragraph breaks just to make his writing a little easier for on-screen reading.  If you are new with this post, please go back to the “related posts” to catch up on the Spanish flu and Grandpa joining the military. [The military band] was a group of forty two musicians and there were four of us in the tuba section and two…

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