Chicago Refugees

    During World War II American soldiers from Illinois, when they mentioned they were from the Sucker State to a foreigner, would usually have the person making tommy gun shooting motions in response, since the only thing they knew

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Donald R. McClarey

Franciscan Paratrooper

For love of Him they ought to expose themselves to enemies both visible and invisible. Saint Francis of Assisi Ignatius Maternowski entered this Vale of Tears on March 28, 1912, in Holyoke, Massachusetts, the son of Polish immigrants  He attended,

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