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Wednesday, December 7, 2016
75 years after Pearl Harbor, veteran says soldiers can unite | Miami Herald
For Lou Conter, the psychology of war is simple: It’s kill or be killed.
The 95-year-old Pearl Harbor veteran remembers escaping the USS Arizona at age 20, after a Japanese bomb burned the ship to pieces. He remembers his patrol bomber being shot down, then hiding in the jungle with no choice but to survive. And he remembers the three weeks it took to get home to San Diego, and reflecting on everything he had seen.
Read more here: http://www.miamiherald.com/news/nation-world/national/article119239603.html#storylink=cpy