Joel E Edwards, My uncle and Godfather. Handsome, talented companion of my youth.
My mothers baby brother. Now thanks to technology, we keep in close contact
coast to coast. Atlantic to Pacific. Still, Dear Joel, I miss you and Wish you were here.
1938 back row: My Uncle Joel, my Nana & Grandpa 1946 back row: my Dad and Mom
front row: my Mom, me and my Dad front row: my Uncle Joel & me.
During the long hellish days of WW2 Joel wrote some poetry as well as logs about his experiences overseas. Following are some he sent to me that I would like to share .
My other dear uncle
Joels older brother Norman 1944
Professor Joel Edwards
renowned ceramics artist
10/10/1995 Teaching at CLU