19 Nov 1944
It was also my Dad's 39th birthday.
It was one of only a handful of times in his life that he hadn't been home for his birthday.
Instead he may very well have been around the area of CC B as they made a first symbolic step onto German soil.
Meanwhile, his wife of only six months was spending the time with her new in-laws, both trying to get to know and understand each other who had come from such different worlds.