Pour mes lecteurs et mes lectrices anglophones.
This is the translation of what Jacques Desjardins wrote last month.
Jacques Desjardins wrote me a few months ago to seek my help because he wanted to pay homage to his uncle Albert Dugal. What he wrote in French was so touching that I told him it had to be translated in English.
Jacques has a cousin who did just that…!
Her name is Thérèse Kirouac. She too wanted to pay homage to her uncle…
I would like to talk to you about my uncle, Flight Sergeant J. J-B. Albert Dugal, member of l’Escadron 425 Les Alouettes during the last World War. He died on March 3, 1943 during a bombing mission on Hamburg; he was the «bomb aimer» during this mission.
I never knew my uncle, as I was born 11 months after he passed away. My grandmother and my mother, his sister, kept his memory alive for me…
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