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Leon Litvach

Leon Litvack


24th May 1988


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Leon Litvack

"I thought to myself - this was a very foreign place and I wish we had never come here."

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In the late 1980s Leon and his wife were living in Japan and working as teachers. They had waited for this day for sometime, and now it had finally arrived...

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Name: James McCoy
Date: 28/05/2008
Comment: Great story. i spent some time in Japan myself. its a very strange place but worth a visit!



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Leon Litvack in the BBC studios
The box containing the umbilical cord, given to Leon at the hospital in Japan
Leon holding baby Hanna with wife Marianne
Pretty in pink...A birth card from Japan
Inside the card. Notice the translations
										            <div class=Dinner time!
Baby and Mummy together
Out and about in Tokyo, Japan. Marianne with her mother Anne Reid
The family home
Out and about...
Leon out in Tokyo with baby Hanna
A story before bedtime
The secretaries from the Tokushima Buuri University Takamatsu, on the island of Shikoku - Where Leon worked


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