In Free-Falling for Freedom and also Some Sidelights of Operation Dragoon, my dad described his experience of trying to report back to his Headquarters, which meant navigating Paris in two open jeeps:
|My dad, John T. Carter, in 1945|
Now 70 years later, GranFran and I celebrated the 70th anniversary of V-E Day with visits to two awesome schools.
|Advent Episcopal School and Church|
Then, we were with Williams Intermediate School in Pell City on the actual V-E Day. Under the direction of 6th grade teacher Amy Martin, ten classes of sixth graders rotated to six stations that emphasized patriotism and the legacy
|GranFran with sixth graders at|
Williams Intermediate School