When visiting metropolitan Atlanta or the Southeast, stop and visit the Currahee Military Museum in Toccoa, Georgia. Toccoa is the birthplace of HBO's Band of Brothers and 501st, 506th, 511th, and 517th PIRs. A must-see museum.
As they appear, I am posting entries, 70 years after they were written, from a journal/diary maintained by my uncle during World War II. He served as a B-25 tail gunner with the 42nd Bombardment Group, 13th Air Force in the South Pacific. His…See More
"Men Working Together"
"Searching for just the right faces to use for a war poster, an Office of War Information (OWI) artist selects three photographs, one of a soldier, a sailor and a welder, and gets to work on the first rough layout of "Men…