German fox holes

 
 

Russell Dunham, World War II, Medal of Honor, Washington Post, April 8, 2009, Sgt. Dunham, 3rd Infantry Division, German fox holes, German machine guns, Greatest Generation passing

First of all, let me say that I have nothing but respect for the Greatest Generation, the generation that survived the Great Depression and saved the world from Nazi domination. Today in the obituaries, I read of the passing of another American hero. The exploits of Russell Dunham against German forces in World War II are another example of the self sacrifice common among the Greatest Generation and harder to find in the current masses of “me” individuals in our midst. From the Washington Post, April 8, 2009. “On Jan.Read More