Those Who Served: From The Cavalry To Eating Grasshopper Guacamole And Back
Thursday, October 18, 2018
Like many men his age in 1940, Cesar Forezan, Jr. knew the US becoming involved in war was imminent. “I graduated from Bowie High School in El Paso, Texas…class of 19…class of January of 1940 and I knew that the war was coming on and I asked my father if I should wait to be inducted or enlist and he recommended enlist…[He said] ‘You may get a better assignment if you do that,’ so I did that.
Honoring the Pacific, Eight Incendiary Seconds at a Time
Thursday, October 4, 2018
Not many historians can fire up a crowd like Kyle Perz can.
This because the Army Reserve Sergeant and San Antonio ER nurse regularly demonstrates an actual WW II flamethrower during reenactments in the Pacific Combat Zone at the National Museum of the Pacific War.