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Published December 21, 2013, 12:00 AM

'White Christmas' tree ornament


One of the Christmas tree ornaments made by Tim Kessler to honor his father, Paul J. Kessler. The ornament shows the original sheet music of “White Christmas,” which Paul J. Kessler and fellow members of the 164th Infantry Division of the ND National Guard heard for the first time while they were in Guadalcanal on Christmas 1942. Photo special to The Forum
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