The Transylvania Times -

Veterans Should Not Demean Another Veteran


June 24, 2019

I had presumed that the tempest in a thimble over Jim Fatland’s uniform fiasco was behind us, but yesterday’s paper (June 20) proved otherwise. I would like to present a perception that the tempest has sadly distorted reality. The facts seem clearly to support that Fatland did not intentionally don this unique uniform combination to demean or diminish uniformed service to our country.

I write from the background of three generations of active duty in the armed services: my father was an officer in the U.S. Army in World War I; I served proudly as an officer in the U.S. Coast Guard, 1...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2019