The unprecedented rain, flooding, displaced families, and ensuing misery in Texas this past week takes me back to memories of my dad's stories and my good times in Texas. Dad was an engineer for the National Board of Fire Underwriters (NBFU). His job was to inspect cities to check on their preparedness for disasters.
Army Air Corps shoulder patch. Frank Gartz's squadron is breaking records and collecting honors.… Click to read more
Ebner and his Mom,Lisi Gartz, 1/16/1943 My grandmother’s letters to her son were written in a foreign language—English. Lisi Gartz’s schooling back in Austro-Hungary, before it became Romania after World War I, only went as far as the [...]