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Kelly Boldan: A story of two Union soldiers: One of service and sacrifice

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Memorial Day is a time to remember the sacrifice that men and women have made for the United States for more than two centuries. It becomes personal when you examine those who have made the ultimate sacrifice.


Today I reflect upon two of my ancestors — Peter Parson, a paternal great-uncle, and George F. Matthews Jr., a maternal great-great-grandfather.

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