By Donald Madar
The lifetime of Andy Piter, Jr.
As a member of the 381st Bomb team in global battle II, Andy served his state proudly. despite the fact that, 10 days ahead of the conflict resulted in Europe, tragedy struck the 381st as they misplaced 31 males at the Isle of guy and Andy used to be one in all them. April twenty third, 1945 - an afternoon that may reside without end within the hearts of the boys of the 381st.
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