You may be familiar with the critically-acclaimed film Inglorious Basterds. The film, directed by Quentin Tarantino and loosely based on the events of World War II, follows a group of Jewish-American soldiers who go on a dangerous mission to hunt Nazis behind enemy lines. But while there are elements of truth in that film, don’t expect The Real Inglorious Bastards to feature […]
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A young William Boeckl left America for the very first time in 1946. He was 18 years old when he was drafted into the U.S. army on Feb. 4, 1946. After completing his schooling in Fort Belvoir, Va., Boeckl was shipped off to the Korean Peninsula on Oct. 30, 1946. It was his 19th birthday. He never saw action. Instead, […]