1944 – Edward Wainer joins the Army

On September 21, 1944 Edward W. Wainer (1926-2010) joins the service. Uncle Eddie ended up serving in Patton’s Third Army. Here are a few pictures:

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William Wainer (1887-1965)

Edward Wainer (1926-2010)

Annie Ostafyczuk (1892-1945)

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Alice Wainer (1921-2010)

Edward Wainer (1926-2010)

Florence Wainer (1928-1974)

 

And finally

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Peter Wainer (1929-2013)

Edward Wainer (1926-2010)

 

My dad looks all of 12 years old in this picture but will, in fact,  join the army in 2 years (13 Nov 1946).

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2 thoughts on “1944 – Edward Wainer joins the Army

  1. thank you.havent seen those photos for several years.my father ended up in Berlin at the end of the war after beginning it toward the end of the battle of the bulge.slogged his way thru ardennes and into germany with germans shooting at him.then had to worry about trigger happy russians in divided berlin.

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