Thursday, April 19, 2018

Tribute to hometown hero Redle appreciated

I much appreciated the tribute paid to Richard Redle by Dave Grimland in last weeks paper. It reflected the feelings of all of us who knew and admired Richard and respected his and all veteran’s sacrifices.
One small correction: Richard’s ship, USS McKean, was sunk by a Japanese bomber off the coast of Guadalcanal in the South Pacific. Richard’s story, “The Making of a Montanan” is available on and at Barnes & Noble (

Bill Hagen