Georg Switalla- German paratrooper
German Paratrooper, Oberjäger Georg Switalla, my good friend. He jumped on Crete and Italy. Opposed my father at Salerno and Monte Cassino. He retreated from Salerno to Pizza by foot until being wounded by a Sherman tank and caputure by the Americans, discharged from POW camp in 1947.
Georg Switalla and George Cone in Nürnberg Christmas of 1999. My wife and I visited him and spent the night.
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