Shared Photo: John Elwin Flint

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I wanted to share this family photo of John Flint with the community. Location: unknown. Date: 1941.
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WikiTree profile: John Flint
in The Tree House by Gillian Wagenaar G2G6 Mach 1 (18.6k points)

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It is nice of you to put his photo on here! He was a real hero for our freedom and the world. Thanks for sharing!!
by John Noel G2G6 Pilot (711k points)
selected by Susan Laursen
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John Elwin Filnt is my mothers Brother. I beleive that the location of the photo was Camp Blanding Florida. In 1940, Camp Blanding was leased to the United States Army as an active duty training center. The post was originally used by New England and Southern troops preparing for deployment overseas. I am truly sorry that I never got to meet him as I was born middle 40's. I do know from growing up that the family was truly hurt by his death yet they celebrated him for giving his life for the defense of our country.

by William Roberts G2G2 (2.4k points)

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