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  • “The Greatest Generation”

    Posted on November 2nd, 2009 "Tiki Chris" Pinto 2 comments

    usarmy1945From Captain Steve:

    It is a shame that the few left of the greatest generation are dying off, two days ago my Great uncle Harry Joel Conover passed away at the age of 99 in a nursing home in Jacksonville. Uncle Harry was a part of a generation much different from the generations of the last four or five decades. He first joined the Army in the 1930’s and then returned home to Atlantic City NJ, after WWII started he again joined the Army and served in Italy, in his service he was wounded (SHOT) in action and continued to serve after he recovered from his wounds he also suffered from malaria that he caught in Italy. I thank him and honor him for his service to our country, he was a great man… As many of his generation were…