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Goodwill – Wartime visit by Marines brought out hospitality

By Will JonesWill.Jones@StarNewsOnline.com

Veterans Day has come and gone, but one thank-you remains to be passed on. Doug Shoemake of Hattiesburg, Miss., wrote about it.“In the fall of 1943, two young Marines armed with weekend passes and round-trip tickets boarded a bus from Camp Lejeune to your fair city, Wilmington.

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