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B29 BILL REUNION IN TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA (AMAZING FATHER-SON MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND!!)

By Will Cavan
Executive Director
International Mango Organization (IMO)
Vista, California

May 28, 2011


Tallahassee, Florida-

Dad (B29 BILL) and patron of the IMO and his son (The author) flew all night from San Diego, California to Tallahassee, Florida.

We are here today for the 90th birthday celebration of B29 Pilot Harry Boswell whom my Father has not seen since the end of World War II almost 66 years ago!

What an amazing Father-Son Memorial day experience!

As you already have seen from previous posts, William E. Cavan, Sr. has served the USA with honor for over 50 years.

It all started as an 18 year old on Tinian in the middle of the South Pacific.

A life of service so that we can enjoy the banter and frivolities while others sacrificed their lives to defend the freedom that we so take for granted.

I don't know if I will ever be able to match this moment in my life. Perhaps if I am lucky enough to live a life close to the rich one my Father has, my son and I will share a similar experienc…