SPEAKER: Major Ed Lunda. The success of the Tuskegee Airmen
JANUARY MEETING SUMMARY: Dean Smith reviewed 2 recent books about the battle
major defeat of the German armies. Over 2 million soldiers were involved and the
were high. Two other good books dealing with
the Russian Front” and “Ivan’s War”.
Peter Ertel recounted a few of his
experiences as a German soldier before
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DUES: Dues for Sept 1 ’07 to August 31 ’08 are due. They have been
raised to $15. Please send them to Dan
Paid membership is now at 193
FIFTH ANNIVERSARY PHOTOS : At the October 2006 meeting group photographs were taken of 41 WWII veterans and 17 Korean War veterans as part of the ceremonies commemorating the 5th anniversary of our roundtable. To date 24 and 14, respectively of these photos have been claimed. The remaining 8x10 color pictures will be available free of charge at all future meetings for the 20 veterans who have yet to acquire theirs.
2007 THEME: “Bring Two Veterans”. Personally bring 2 veterans and their families with you to our meetings.
(Veterans History Project) Report. Do you want to tape your wartime experiences?
Contact Jerri Donohue (440 546 1207) to make arrangements. If you know of any
veteran reunions in
FOR 2007: Dr. Thomas Adams is our official “speakers” recruiter. Call
VIDEO TAPES: The current catalog of video tapes of past meetings is now posted on our
web site. You can rent one with a refundable $10 deposit or buy one for $10. If you want
to rent or buy a tape call Dick Sutherland (330 666 4237) and he will have the tape for
you at our next meeting.
Hornfischer. It details the action of
the DE’s defending the Jeep Carriers at