One Man’s War Story, Part 2

One Man’s War Story, Part 2

Above: German Submarine U-873 crew members surrender, including the commander, KPTLT Friedrich Steinhoff (standing front row, far right, wearinga turtleneck). By Bruce Mastracchio  If you haven’t read Part 1 yet, you can find it here. The East Greenwich man, Edward...
One Man’s War Story, Part 1

One Man’s War Story, Part 1

By Bruce Mastracchio East Greenwich has always been a very patriotic town. Starting with service against the Wampanoag and Narragansett Indians during King Philip’s War (the first American Revolution), where many who served in that campaign were given land in...