Online Event: Bernard Lubran on the Ritchie Boys
May 7, 2020 –
Bernard Lubran joins us to discuss the soldiers trained in military intelligence at Camp Ritchie, MD during World War II. Many of them were German-speaking immigrants who had fled from the Nazis in Europe.
Bernie Lubran, the son of a Ritchie Boy, is the President of the Friends of Camp Ritchie, an educational non-profit whose purpose is to educate the public about the importance of Camp Ritchie and the soldiers who trained there during World War II, "The Ritchie Boys." See the Facebook page, Ritchie Boys of WWII, where more information can be found about their achievements. Bernie and his wife reside in North Bethesda, MD.