Sentence of the Day: Captain Bertram Bank

Ghost Soldiers, p. 99:

To His Parents in Tuscaloosa, Alabama:

I am giving you fair warning right now when we get together in California I will probably spend my entire time drinking milk and eating.

Capt. Bert


A previous quote from Ghost Soldiers was from a soldier named Abraham “Abie” Abrahams. Perhaps alliterative names were a “thing” in America of the 1920s, when most — if not all — of these soldiers were born?

Stay tuned, dear blog readers. Stay tuned.

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