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WWII Vet Begins Journey to Reunite with Wartime Girlfriend

A World War II veteran has embarked on a 10,500-mile journey to visit his wartime girlfriend after more than 70 years apart. The Virginian-Pilot reports that 93-year-old Norwood Thomas boarded a plane from Norfolk to Australia on Sunday to reunite with Joyce Morris.   They first met in London shortly before D-Day but ended up going their separate ways after the war had ended.   Thomas calls Morris "the one that got away.''   They recently reconnected via...

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