Honoring our Veterans is always a good thing, especially because they are never appreciated to the level they deserve. This post, however, goes beyond that and beautifully reveals what the men and women of WWII accomplished through their sacrifices for the family of our good friend, Alice. Thank God for our Veterans!
I am grateful for all veterans regardless of the time period or war zone in which they served. However, I do have a special place in my heart for the Allied Forces who fought during World War II.
Without you, both our families would have been destroyed in concentration camps.
Without you, our family members would not have been liberated from Auschwitz.
Without you, our family members would not have been liberated from the Japanese concentration camps in the then Dutch-Indies.
Without you, all our grandparents would not have survived the camps.
Without you, our parents would not have survived the camps.
Without you, our parents would not have had the chance to get married.
Without you, my husband and I would not be alive.
Without you, our beautiful teen would not be here.
Your service gave us all a chance to live.
Forever grateful, thank you.
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