Ray Martin: Watertown's own Forest Gump

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Kelly Burdick talks about Ray Martin, Watertown's own Forest Gump. Based on research by Chris Brock, learn about his amazing life and visit nny360.com for the full story.

This episode is edited by Christina Knott. Intro music is "Nobody Calls It San Fran" by Coyote Hearing. Outro music is "The Papergirl" by The Whole Other. Browse our new merch at Society 6.

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Extra research:

https://www.bombercommandmuseum.ca/bomber-command/americans-in-the-rcaf/ https://www.abmc.gov/news-events/news/eagle-squadrons-wwii-american-volunteers-fly-royal-air-force https://legionmagazine.com/en/2006/07/canadas-yanks/ https://www.theamerican.co.uk/pr/ne-Congressional-Bill-US-Patriots-WWII https://www.thestar.com/news/world/2013/10/22/the_americans_who_died_for_canada_in_wwii.html

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