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6 oz of shrapnel found in cremated remains of WW2 veteran

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  1. DarkHand

    DarkHand Senior Member VIP

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    Weighty memento: war veteran's secret revealed after his death - Telegraph

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  2. SlushboxTeggy

    SlushboxTeggy It's only stupid if it doesn't work VIP

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    Damn. Crazy.
     
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    Drake Well-Known Member VIP

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    And I have bitched about a blister on my foot. I tip my hat to the good sir for living life like a man.
     
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    chestercheeto48 Senior Member VIP

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    I never equated shrapnel with cotter pins, barbed wire and screws......
     
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    TurboMirage YEEAAAHHH VIP

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    Oh yeah guy. They would fill those mines with EVERYTHING possible.
     
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  7. SlushboxTeggy

    SlushboxTeggy It's only stupid if it doesn't work VIP

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    Really. I need to stop bitching about my knee and

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    awptickes unimpressed by you VIP

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    Everything seems insignificant when you compare it to swimming 100yd in full battle rattle to a beach where the enemy is both expecting and shooting at you.
     
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    where's that meme of the backpacking through europe old guy?
     
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