Corporal Thomas 'Cotton' Jones had one last life request before he was killed by a Japanese sniper on a South Pacific island in 1944- "Please give my diary to Laura Mae Davis, the girl I love."
The now 90-year-old
She "didn't have any idea there was a diary in there," and finding it there brought her to tears.
She had given him the diary before he set off to war, after they dated throughout high school and went to the prom together.
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