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Telling it like it is

Rhinelander WWII veteran shares his story

February 28, 2020 by Emily Koester

George Maloney of Rhinelander was, like many members of the U.S. military who participated in World War II, referred to as “the greatest generation,” one of those who seemed to skip ahead to adulthood rather quickly. 

Unlike so many veterans, he was able — and more importantly, willing — to share much of his story before passing away at the age of 93 on Nov. 23, 2019. 

George’s first son, Tom, a Vietnam War veteran who lives in Rhinelander, recently shared...

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