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Adalbert is a forum for me, to post ephemera, photography, poetry, occasional travel notes, and various spontaneous motions. Cover photo: Parsonage where my great-grandfather spent his early years. Taken near Liegnitz, Silesia, ca. 1870.

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Sunday, October 26, 2008

Now You listen to Me


Dad

Unites States Marine Corps, 1946

He has a slightly apprehensive, ambiguous expression here.

2 comments:

  1. Did he look upon his service favorably?

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  2. No, he was negative toward it... Kind of brutalizing for him I gathered. More than that I think it was growing up during the Depression and the WWII period in general that scarred him, I think. J.

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