My Cooter's History Blog has become about 80% World War II anyway, so I figured to start a blog specific to it, especially since we're commemorating its 70th anniversary and we are quickly losing this "Greatest Generation."
The quote is taken from Pearl Harbor survivor Frank Curre, who was on the USS Tennessee that day. He died Dec. 7, 2011, seventy years to the day. His photo is below at right.
Thursday, April 10, 2014
Herman Schleinhege: German War Ace Dies
Born 1916, died March 11, 2014. World War II Luftwaffe Ace credited with 97 aerial victories on the Eastern front against the Soviets. //// GreGen