Larry Martin's World War II: In Their Own Words

09/10/2011 10:00 am
09/10/2011 12:00 pm

September 10, 2011, 10:00-12 noon:  Lt. Francis Angier, B-17 Pilot.  DVD interview with Lt. Angier, who was shot down over Hamburg Germany and later became a POW in Poland. He also talks of an 8-day forced march in bitter winter weather ahead of the Russian Army.  He was a POW at the same Stalag Luft #3, where the Great Escape took place a few months before he was interned there.  Jackson WWII veteran Lt. Lee Zimmerman will again do the Q & A about what his experience was like as a POW in Germany in 1944-1945. 

These are a series of free programs coordinated and presented by Larry Martin and sponsored by the Jackson District Library.  They take place at the First United Methodist Church, 275 W.Michigan Ave, Jackson - right across the street from the Carnegie Library.  Refreshments will be provided.

For more information, call Debby Sears at 788-4087, ext. 234 or visit Larry Martin's website