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The Candy Bomber – The Berlin Airlift & Operation Little Vittles

Cover Image-C-54 dropping candy during Berlin Airlift c1949 – Public Domain In a 2021 newsletter, I mentioned that I would be writing about the Candy Bomber who dropped handkerchief parachutes with chocolate payloads for the children of Berlin during the Airlift. One of my readers, Dorothea Thunig Smith, reached out to me with a lovely […]

Who are the Volga Germans? Holding their Tradition across 3 Countries

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