ANN Reader JD Wetterling writes, "Another
American hero has lived out his allotted days -- Jim Verinis,
co-pilot of the Memphis Belle, died March 3 in a West Palm Beach
"Few men in history have demonstrated the providence of God more
than the crew of the Memphis Belle. They and the Belle were the
first B-17 and crew to survive their 25 missions intact in WW II,
when 80% of their bomb group did not. My friend, Col. Bob Morgan,
pilot of the Memphis Belle, has posted a picture and tribute to his
life long best friend at www.memphis-belle.com.
"Please check it out and consider sending a note of condolence and
thanks by clicking on "Contact us at Morgan Productions."