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The Last of the Doughboys: The Forgotten Generation and Their Forgotten World War

The Last of the Doughboys:  The Forgotten Generation and Their Forgotten World War

by Richard Rubin,
The Minneapolis Star Tribune, May 26, 2013

In 2004, when he was 103, George Briant remembered marching near the village of Le Charmel in France. “There’s action and danger,” he recalled. “What’s thrilling about it — you know you’re going to die.”

 

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