Korean War

Draftees tried to not have lives taken

With the celebration of Memorial Day there are inevitably the patriotic comments of military personnel “giving their lives for their country.” As a Korean War veteran with two ...

Veterans Day event first-rate

I personally wish to thank all who put together the 2010 Veterans Day parade and ceremony. A special honoring of the Korean War vets was very appropriate. “They are not forgotte ...

Veterans Day parade right on track

Our Veterans Day committee would like to thank the Auburn Journal for the wonderful article (Nov. 4) on this year’s Veterans Day parade. As it mentioned, each year we honor a spe ...

Afghanistan means total war

Thank you, Representative Tom McClintock, for your recent letter correctly answering a critic of yours (Journal, Jan. 12). This person in his letter criticized Tom’s viewpoints ...

Auburn showed great pride

I responded somewhat reluctantly to a recent invitation from John Knierim, a close friend and a member of the Masonic Lodge in Auburn, to ride on the lodge float in the Nov. 11 Vet ...

He’s a walking history of Auburn auto lore

After three years of service in the Korean War, Pat Butler landed in Texas and took a job at a Lincoln/Mercury dealership. “I would walk over to get a filter and the parts guys ...