They were not friends in life, these men. They were not even passing strangers. Each spent the short arc of his life in total ignorance of the other’s existence. Outwardly, … Continue reading Silver Stars
George Arthur Treptow is still on his intercept mission. The oldest son of a successful railroad family, George spent most of his childhood in Chicago. Although his family relocated to … Continue reading On An Intercept.
This is Gordon Eugene Thompson. He’s twenty-one years old in this picture. Just about a year ago, he was a student at Montana State College in Bozeman; a leading scholar … Continue reading Air Raid Alarm
A reader named Melanie provided a link to this Australian newscast, detailing the finding of PFC Harry Clark Morrissey, PFC Francis E. Drake Jr, and Private Albert Leroy Bernes. A … Continue reading FOUND ON GUADALCANAL: Harry Morrissey, Albert Bernes, Francis Drake