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General George Patton, My father saluted Patton on the road, Patton was in a touring car in the winter with the top down, shortly after that Patton's car slid off the icy road and died as a result of the car accident. My father a Captain was probably the last man to salute General Patton after the war had ended in Germany.
Wedding photo of General George Patton and Beatrice Ayer.Throughout his miliatry career, George wrote the most beautiful love letters to Beatrice - "I love you so, Bea ... I am not so hellish young and it is not spring, yet still I love you just as much as if we were 22 again on the baseball grandstand at West Point the night I graduated."
4 Star General George Patton, US Army, Decked out with the Medals of several countries earned in two wars. Is it any wonder, Hitler, OKW & the SS feared him the most.
Patton at Virginia Military Academy prior to West Point