Family History

I received some pictures from my grandmother in Iowa from the cemetery. The first picture is of a memorial with family members.

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Wesley Tripp was my grandfather on the destroyer USS Beale (DDE-471).
Robert Tripp was my dad and was an instructor on Chanute AFB
Walter
Reis was my Great Uncle on a mine sweeper
Bill Reis was my Great Uncle on an LST (landing craft)

and here is the head stone

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