TITLE

LETTERS

AUTHOR(S)
Lewis, Christopher G.; Nollet, James A.; Hoff, Darrel; Kan, Wesley Tetsuji; Dietz, Ed
PUB. DATE
August 2005
SOURCE
Military History;Aug2005, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
Presents letters to the editor referencing articles and topics discussed in previous issues. Death of Frank Thompson of the 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division; "Music of War," which highlighted the desire of Wilhelm Furtwängler to save the members of the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra in 1945; Background on the creation of the Purple Heart.
ACCESSION #
17626688

 

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