Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Wordless Wednesday: German Mine

Wordless Wednesday is a daily prompt at Geneabloggers that asks family historians to create a post in which the main focus is a photograph or image.

German Mine in collection of Ray Rucker (1899-1927)



This photo of a German mine is one of many war time photos among the effects left behind by my maternal grandmother’s brother Ray Rucker (1899-1927).


6 comments:

  1. Whoa! Like Sally already said, that's pretty scary looking.

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  2. Wow, very interesting, and I can only imagine the many stories connected to this! I also like the link to follow too!

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  3. It looks like one of those new kind of smoker grills. Maybe Barry and Jason and get one!

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  4. LOL Mary...smoker grill...good one. Best of all this Wordless Wednesday was linked to Ray Rucker's Shoebox Memorial. How I missed that post, I don't know, but I'm glad I got to see and read about an amazing part of history from the view point of a man who's family honors and remembers him all these years later.

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  5. Very cool! I like what Karen said about the stories it could tell...

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