Feeding The Troops

 Posted by at 12:02 am  Nick's Blog
Sep 242017
 

Note: This story is from the November-December 2004 issue of the Gypsy Journal. My father and uncles were part of the generation that liberated Europe from the Nazis and wrested control of the Pacific from the Japanese during World War II. When recalling their wartime experiences, I remember some of them talking about their troop […]

Sep 052016
 

He was a small town farm boy who made good, a hero in a time when America still revered her heroes, and long after he died serving his country, Richard I. Bong’s legacy lives on. The oldest of nine children born to a Swedish immigrant father and American-born mother, Dick Bong’s upbringing reflected the values […]