TITLE

OLD, YOUNG WARRIORS MEET FOR THE LAST TIME

AUTHOR(S)
Foster, Renita
PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Soldiers;May2008, Vol. 63 Issue 5, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on World War II U.S. Army paratrooper Murray Moorhatch, who paid his respects to a younger comrade killed in Iraq, Private 1st Class Nicholas Greer of the 82nd Airborne Division. According to the article, Moorhatch took part in the Normandy invasion and the Battle of the Bulge during the war. He was presented with an 82nd Airborne Divison coin for paying his respects to the younger soldier whose death he had just read about in a newspaper.
ACCESSION #
31860129

 

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