Volunteering in Germany

Red Cross Relief

"...they thought that that was the best healing."

Hmmm...they thought that that was the best healing. And what they did right after the war, my dad was actually part of a Red Cross relief effort, and they went to Germany to help, you know, clean up the streets and, you know...do the civil services down there, so...’cause it was really bad. Hamburg, especially. There was nothing left. So...so they went and helped there. And then he, back in Denmark, you had to have a year of service in the military, so right after that, he was in the service. So...but...but yeah, there you go. You never can tell what bring you—brings you one way or another, so...

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