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Mary Kleinecke

Veterans Day: Remembering the Armistice

Mary Kleinecke

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On November 12, 1918, Kleinecke wrote to his sister Mary (left) about the previous day's events: "[S]uddenly everything stopped and all was calm. The observer at the #1 sound post reported in by telephone that the Germans got up on top of the trenches and threw their caps in the air."

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