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World War II veteran Morris Metz recalls growing up in Great Depression, Battle of the Bulge

Wind Gap native tried to enlist in the Navy when he was 17 but was rejected because of his eyesight When Morris Metz was about 6, his father lost his job in a lumber mill, so the family of six baked b... read more

WWII veteran has spent decades in auto industry

"Everybody helped everybody during the Great Depression ... They weren't prisoners of war for long. "By looking at this map, you can see we started out in France. Then we got into Metz. The Battle of ... read more

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