How Three World War II POWs Saved Each Other’s Lives

By Barbara Falconer Newhall I'm so sad to have to tell you that, only a few days after our reunion in Walnut Creek, Bob Tharratt passed away. It's … [Read more...]

A Lost Child in Wartime Detroit — A Headscarf Story

By Barbara Falconer Newhall When I was a little kid, three or four years old, during World War II, my mother had a yellow babushka. That's what we … [Read more...]

Brutality Begets Brutality, That’s Why Torture is Not OK — An American POW’s Story

By Barbara Falconer Newhall A couple of weeks ago, I posted the story of a man who survived a brutal forced march across Germany during World War … [Read more...]