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My Uncle Osmond

by cambsaction

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Contributed by 
cambsaction
People in story: 
Osmond Scarlett
Location of story: 
Normandy
Background to story: 
Army
Article ID: 
A7940748
Contributed on: 
21 December 2005

When he went ashore at Normandy — he was in his late 30’s… He was carrying a sewing machine!!! and he held it up high out of the water so it didn’t get wet!

This was the only story he had about being in the war that he would tell…

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