03/18/2010 05:12 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Remembering Patton's Liberators

This Veterans Day is a fine time to visit Soapbox Alert and help urge formal recognition for some WWII soldiers who liberated a prison camp. The Alert on was posted by
Winter09_PattonTroops.jpgone of my blog readers whose father and many others were in the Boston regiment of Gen. George Patton's army who, until their families began this effort, never sought the formal "liberator" status that places their names and deeds in historical records, includes them in annual Capitol Hill ceremonies and displays their unit flag at the National Holocaust museum.

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