World War II
In "BJ Erickson: WASP Pilot," author Sarah Byrn Rickman tells the story of one flier who became a leader of the group that ferried planes across the U.S.
Inspired by the real-life Soviet female fliers of WWII, a Colorado author rose to great heights in researching her novelBy Colorado Humanities & Center for the Book SunLit Interviews Primary category in which blog post is published
A World War II tank gunner with a story to tell rolled into downtown Denver to pay respects to the general he revered
Gen. Maurice Rose, war hero and namesake of a local hospital, was killed weeks before the end of the war. To Cpl. Clarence Smoyer, his memory lives on.