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John, Lu, and Bert in 1945 

Bert and his car (1946) 

Dick and his car (1946) 

Bert dressed up for wedding 

Barb (Dick's daughter), Bert, MaryJo (Jay's daughter), John (Jay's son) 

Bert and boat rides 

Bert in the Navy 

Some of Bert's medals from military service

Army Occupation Medal

The medal was created in the aftermath of the Second World War to recognize those who had performed occupation service in either Germany, Italy, Austria, or Japan.


American Campaign Medal

The medal was intended to recognize those military service members who had performed military duty in the American Theater of Operations during World War II


Pacific Theate

This medal was awarded to any member of the United States Military who served in the Pacific Theater from 1941 to 1945 and was created on November 6, 1942



Seabees Veterans of America: 2 pins, 1 patch

Seabees United Nations Ring


Family picture 

Bert and Barbara (Dick's daughter) 

Bert on the beach