This past week, Charles Hurt, passed away. We at Oldham County in the late 70’s new him as “Charlie” or enemy number one. He played for Shelby County and lead them to a state championship his junior year. 222 more words
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82nd Airborne Paratrooper Robert F. Warner Made 3 Combat Jumps in World War II and Fought at the Battle of the Bulge with his 507th Airborne Division.
Friday, May 27, 2016
Robert F. Warner is a member of a very select fraternity. Robert F. Warner was a 20 year old volunteer for the 507th paratroops, the 82nd Airborne ‘All-American’ Division, he survived three combat jumps during WWII in Europe from 1944 to 1945 and fought hand to hand combat in the Battle of the Bulge. 1,628 more words
Leslie Megyeri of Venice began his military career as resistance fighter in ’56 Hungarian Revolution
Student unrest in Budapest, Hungary in 1956 launched a national uprising: The Hungarian Revolution against the Hungarian People’s Republic and dominance by the Soviet Union. It was the first people’s uprising since the Russians drove the Nazis out of the country in 1945 at the end of World War II. 1,190 more words