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Recalling wars, heroes and a loving husband …


January 30, 2020

Editor’s note: This is an edited version of a speech originally delivered Aug. 10, 2019, by Barbara Heyman to the Eighth Air Force Historical Society, Oregon chapter. It is reprinted here with permission.


CRESWELL – I was raised in Stoke-by-Nayland in East Anglia during WWII. My mother was a terrific person who never showed any fear during the war, though she had seven children to raise while my father, a military man, was gone for five years. That was a wonderful, easy time for me. As I lay on the downs in front of our house, I loved the sights of the beautiful bomber...

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