This is my Mothers brother Thomas Boland. we called him Tim and he was in hawaii in the second World War. He lied about his age in order to serve in the 1st, war also.
I made Eddie put his uniform on for me. He was in the Army Air Force as a Medic.
There is a star in the window showing that someones son or daughter was serving in the war but I am not sure where this picture of my Mom was taken.
Taken in the living room of our apartment on ninth st. in jamestown. My mother in the middle and my Aunt and Uncle Frankie and judd Greenfield.
High school graduation picture.
This is Granpa Edberg's mother Hilda but we are not sure when it was taken but she looks young.
Ed helping with Surgery on Iwo jima during the last of the war in the pacific in WW2. Ed was in the Army Air Force medical unit. He was the one at the top far left.
This has to be earlier than I first dated it as Phyllis and I lost contact with each other over my first boyfriend who she stole. We grew up together but she ended up married to the fellow in question.
Ed was a medic in the Army Air Force and he landed on Iwo Jima after the Marines took the island.
Pat Potwin after first meeting Ed outside the roller rink in Celeron behind Eds 1932 Plymouth.
This is a 1932 Plymouth and it was Elwins first car. It was our courting car when we met after the war in 1946.
1943 Uncle Tom U.S. Army
In order: Evald, Lilly, Hazel, Hilda and Pat.
This was on our honeymoon to Lurray Caverns in Virginia.
If you can read the plate you will know for sure what year this is but i think it was the year we were married. It is Janet and Hazel
This was in Cherry Point, North Carolina during the war. Harry
I think Dad said these were B29's on Iwo Jima during world war 2.
I thought this was Iwo Jima but Ed says it was Saipan and he should know.
This was also in Utah.
This was taken early into our courtship. I met and started going with him from the first night at the roller rink right after he got home from Iwo Jima in March of 1946. I was seventeen.
This is Hazel, Evald in back row. Hilda, Lilly and Janet in front row.
Another picture of Elwin who looks very tired and hot.
This is the uniform you were wearing in your picture Gary. Dad was based in Wenover Field in utah near the great salt Lake.
This is dads aunt Lily Brodine and his Grandmother hilda edberg.
Awful but I put it up anyway. my mom and i in front of our apartment.
My brother and Craig's Dad with some buddies somewhere in the Pacific.
1943 Harry U.S. Marine
I am not sure if this is 46 or 47 but he was home from college for the summer. This was the courting car a 1932 Plymouth.
Our wedding picture. My maid of honor is almost cut off, Doris york.
Janet Edberg, Evald Edberg, Hazel Edberg, Patricia Potwin, Elwin Edberg, estimated spring of 1947