August 27, 2009, THURSDAY, 6:45 P.M. (The 4th Thursday)
SPEAKER: Dr. Joe Foley , US Navy Medical Corps:
July Meeting Summary::Ronald Rosser was awarded the Medal of Honor for his gallantry during the Korean War. He was the surviving member of a 35 man attack on a trench held by the Chinese and he cleared the trench. He never thought of himself as anyone special but only as a soldier doing a soldiers job.
Attendance was 145. The following give additional information on Rosser’s career:
"Medal of Honor," PBS documentary on DVD
Korean War Heroes, book by Edward Murphy
Deadliest Men: The World's Deadliest Combatants
Throughout the Ages, book by Paul Kirchner.
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SPEAKERS FOR 2009: Mrs Jerri Donohue is our official “speakers” recruiter. Call Jerri at 440 546 1207 to volunteer yourself or to recommend others.
September 24, 2009: Jerry Kennard, airman shot down over Italy, captured and hospitalized. Later escaped and was helped by the partisans until his recapture.
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