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Henry Stad poses with a photo of his brother Frank, who was killed in action 70 years ago this winter in World War II.

East Providence nonagenarian Stad reflects upon Memorial Day, brother lost in WWII

East Providence nonagenarian Stad reflects upon Memorial Day, brother lost in WWII

EAST PROVIDENCE — At 95 years old, every day is gift to city resident Henry Stad, though each Memorial Day takes on a particular poignance for the World War II veteran. Born the year World War I officially ended in 1919 — the 100-year anniversary of the start of the “War to end all Wars”

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