Old Soldiers Fading

------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ Today marks the 75th anniversary of D-Day when thousands of Allied troops stormed beaches in Normandy survivors are old soldiers now just fading away. As the great American four-star general Douglas MacArthur said to US Congress about a decade after WW2 when forced to retire by president Truman: "old soldiers never die, they just … Continue reading Old Soldiers Fading

Remembrance 100

  November 11, 2018 is Remembrance 100 for those of us who care about our war veterans because it was exactly 100 hundred years ago when they signed the Armistice ending world war one. "Old soldiers never die, they just fade away", is how the old quote goes made famous by US general Douglas MacArthur … Continue reading Remembrance 100