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A Son at the Front*

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The Story. When George Campton was growing up, his parents, John and Julia, like true Americans, never imagined that the accident of his having been born in France would have much part in shaping his future destiny. But that was before 1914, when theorists had definitely decided that a serious European war would be an economic impossibility.

The War came and found George in his twenties liable to immediate military service with the French Army. His...

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