Archive for the ‘World War II’ Category

Yesterday, I received this open letter from a well known disabled veteran in our community who wishes to remain anonymous, but would like to reach all of us. Please read, like and share his post as we quickly approach Veterans Day where we should honor all Veterans; especially those who continue to struggle… “An Open […]

My Grandfather was part of the battle for Iwo Jima. He was a new minted Ensign on the LSM-211 which was an amphibious Landing Ship Medium.     Two days before his 21st birthday is went the landings started. As he told the story the LSM-211 was apart of four ship flotilla that landed the […]