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Massacre at Le Paradis, France

by jaime1

Contributed by 
jaime1
People in story: 
Amos Hornby
Location of story: 
Le Paradis france
Background to story: 
Army
Article ID: 
A2288135
Contributed on: 
11 February 2004

I never knew my father. My parents split up when I was too young to realise what was happening. My mother would never talk about my father, only to say that he had deserted us, although she had always loved him.

I never knew any of my father's family, and it is only during the past couple of years that I have been able to trace them.

I actually found out what happened to my father by accident.

A full explanation is given in my web site:

"www.members.aol.com/JmHrnby/myhomepage/family.html"

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Message 1 - le paradis

Posted on: 21 February 2004 by D Cooper

cannot access your e-mail to read your story. My mothers husband was murdered at le paradis 26th may 1940 posted his story today

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