By BRAD RHEN Staff Writer A campaign is under way to establish a monument in honor of famed World War II veteran and Hershey resident Dick Winters near where he parachuted into France on D-Day. Documentary filmmaker Tim Gray of Rhode Island is trying to raise $400,000 for the project, which will also include a […]

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America in World War II’s online national newspaper is featuring a link to recent press coverage of TGM’s Richard Winters Leadership project. We thank Jim Kushlan, editor & publisher at the magazine for the mention and recognition of this important undertaking.

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Lebanon Daily News – Brad Rhen Staff Writer IONA – Jordan Brown has never met Dick Winters. But the 11-year-old South Lebanon Elementary School student is mounting a campaign to raise $100,000 toward a monument dedicated to the famed World War II veteran and other leaders that is planned to be built in France. After […]

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Kingston, RI May 25, 2010- Tim Gray Media’s Navy Heroes of Normandy documentary film, chronicling the building and dedication of the first United States Navy monument in Normandy, France, took home two Emmy Awards Saturday night at Gillette Stadium. Tim Gray won an Emmy for Outstanding Documentary Program Writing, his second Emmy in that category. […]

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Armed Forces Radio Interview 5-26-2010 I had the honor of appearing on the United States Armed Forces Radio Network today to discuss the Richard Winters Leadership project. Armed Forces Radio continues to reach our troops throughout the world providing them with news from home and the front lines. Armed Forces Radio was an especially important […]

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By MONICA VON DOBENECK, The Patriot-News Curt Schilling, former pitcher for the Philadelphia Phillies and Boston Red Sox, said today that he became the spokesman for a proposed monument to World War II hero Dick Winters because of his great respect for the Hershey man. He said he has watched the HBO mini-series “Band of […]

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Home Box Office (HBO) has made a tax-deductible donation to the Richard Winters Leadership Project. HBO becomes the first corporate entity to do so. HBO recently aired the 10-part series The Pacific and in 2001, debuted the Emmy Award-winning series Band of Brothers, which focused on Major Winters and the Men of Easy Company, 506th […]

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Fond du Lac – Germany’s Mark V Panther tanks were feared.     The tank’s high-velocity 75mm gun could pierce the steel armor of any tank fielded by the Allies during World War II. America’s Sherman tanks were no match against it, and with a top speed of 28 mph and an exceptional suspension and […]

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