Tag: WWII veterans

WWII veterans

Morris Portin celebrates a century

When Morris Portin was born, Woodrow Wilson was president and everyone who knew their onions was cutting a rug to Ben Selvin’s Orchestra’s hit “Dardanella.”

WWII veterans

Ceremony honors Battle of Iwo Jima Veterans

Ira Rigger was a carpenter’s mate in the Seabees during World War II. Rigger served alongside Marines on a little-known island named Iwo Jima. Fast