100%

Scanned image of the page. Keyboard directions: use + to zoom in, - to zoom out, arrow keys to pan inside the viewer.

Page Options

Share

Something wrong?

Something wrong with this page? Report problem.

Rights / Permissions

The University of Michigan Library provides access to these materials for educational and research purposes. These materials may be under copyright. If you decide to use any of these materials, you are responsible for making your own legal assessment and securing any necessary permission. If you have questions about the collection, please contact the Bentley Historical Library at bentley.ref@umich.edu

March 22, 1968 - Image 22

Resource type:
Text
Publication:
The Detroit Jewish News, 1968-03-22

Disclaimer: Computer generated plain text may have errors. Read more about this.

Pfc. Dennis Greenwald Gets Posthumous Awards for Valor

Private First Class Dennis Green-
wald was decorated posthumously
on March 15 with the Bronze Star
Medal for bravery in Vietnam, and
the Purple Heart Medal.
Pfc. Greenwald was killed last
Nov. 20 as he helped to press a
paratroop attack against the en-
emy near Dak To, Vietnam, taking
time out only to assist wounded
comrades. He died three days be-
fore his 19th birthday.
A volunteer, Pfc. Greenwald en-
tered the s e r vice on his 18th
birthday, Nov. 23, 1966. He volun-
teered again after completing basic
training, choosing to enter the
hazardous paratroop infantry.
Several months before_ h _ is death,
be wrote to two young neighbor

girls in SouthPA:ld, thanking them
for the bubblegum they had sent
him and explaining why he couldn't
come home. He wrote:
"Kids, you say that you want
me to come home soon? Well, I
don't know if you'll understand

in the Republic of Vietnam. On
this day, Company A, 2nd Bat-
talion (Airborne), 503rd Infantry,
was conducting a search and de-
stroy operation near Dak To.
Upon contact, Private First Class
Greenwald ran forward to an ex-

snowballed with a number of or-
ganizations raising funds for the
purchase of the flavoring. Mrs.
Greenwald suffered a heart attack
last October and was forced to
reduce her personal participation
in the campaign.

Model of Haifa Campus
at the Brooklyn Museum

NEW YORK (JTA)—A 30-foot
scale model of Haifa University's
projected new campus on Mt.
Carmel will be on display in the
main entrance hall of the Brooklyn
Museum until April 30, the Univer-
sity of Haifa Foundation an-
nounced.
The new campus, ultra-modern
in design, is the work of Oscar
Niemeyer, the architect who de-
signed Brazil's new capital city,
Brasilia.

CONGRATULATIONS TO

THE DETROIT JEWISH NEWS
22—Friday, March 22, 1968

o•mcs a au a s itooi
SLATKIN'S a
O

:
DEXTER

01 CHEVROLET a
O

0
"TOPS
II
THEM ALL" 11
0


A

II

a

A FOR YOUR BEST DEAL s

SEE US

O
It

1 ill

ii

KE 4-1400 I 11

$

20811 W. 8 Mile Rd. U

11

0

Between Southfield &
Telegraph

a

0

"2 Minutes from

it

rth;tani t4"0 0 0 0
% 0 0 sNoa

SLATE POOL TABLES

FINAL CLEARANCE FRI., SAT., SUN. ONLY

Edward -H. Friedman, CLU

General Agent

Sun Life of America congrat-
ulates Mr. Edward Friedman
of Detroit, for placing in ex-
cess of one million dollars of
life insurance during
1967. — - fit

As a million dollar pro uc-
er, Mr. Friedman belongs to
a select group of life insur-
ance leaders who are provid-
ing their clients with the ut-
most in personal service and
comprehensive protection.

Edward H. Friedman, CLU
Preferred Underwriters, Inc.

successors to
Colman-Friedman, Inc.

18966 Greenfield Road
Detroit, Michigan 48235
Phone: BR 2-7610

SUN LIFE

INSURANCE COMPANY OF AMERICA

Mrs. David Greenwald is shown receiving the Bronze Star Medal
with V-device (for valor) presented posthumously to her son, Pfc.
Dennis Greenwald, killed Nov. 20 in the Dak To campaign in Vietnam.
Maj. Gen. Shelton E. Lollis, commanding general of the U.S. Army
Tank Automotive Command (ATAC), presented the Bronze Star and
a Purple Heart Medal in ceremonies at ATAC in Warren. David
Greenwald, the father, is shown on the left.

what I'm going to say or not,
but here it goes. I miss my fam-
ily, my friends and my neighbors
but I have a job to do over here
for another relative of both of
ours, our .Uncle Sam.
"I'm over here, with thousands
of other guys, helping Uncle Sam
to protect innocent people, and to
insure that they be allowed to
live the type of life that they
want. Helping to fight the 'bad
guys' who would take away these
people's and our freedom. So you
see, this is why I can't come
home right away."
The posthumous Bronze Star
with V-device (for valor) was pre-
sented to his parents, Mr. and Mrs.
David Greenwald, of 28059 Aber-
deen, Southfield, by Maj. Gen.
Shelton E. Lollis, commanding gen-
eral of the U.S. Army Tank-Au-
tomotive Command (ATAC) in
ceremonies at the command in
Warren. The citation accompany-
ing the Bronze Star read:
"For heroism in connection
with military operations against
a hostile force: Private First
Class Greenwald distinguished
himself by exceptionally valor-
ous actions on 20 November 1967

We'll treat your family to the best!

buy 3, get

We want to reward you . •
after you discover how
delicious prime salmon can
be. One taste, and Pillar
Rock, the prime red salmon,
will be your favorite for
flavor. It's redder,
richer, meatier!

THE PRIME RED SALMON

Send complete labels from three 7 3 /4 oz. cans PILLAR ROCK Fancy
Red Salmon and get a coupon good for one free 7 3 /4 oz. can Pillar
Rock Fancy Red Salmon.

r-

Mail this order form today

FREE CAN

NEFCCI

FREE CAN

27-51-84
CANNED SALMON
P.O. Box 1912, Seattle, Washington 98111

Enclosed are 3 labels
from 7 3/4 oz. size cans of NAME
Pillar Rock Fancy Red
Salmon. Please send
coupon good for one free ADDRESS
7 3/4 oz. can of Pillar Rock
ZIP
STATE
CITY
Red Salmon.
Limit one coupon per family or address. Offer good only in U.S.A. Void where prohibited.
Labels submitted by clubs or organizations will not be honored. Duplicate requests con-
stitute fraud. THIS IS A MAIL-IN COUPON — IT IS NOT REDEEMABLE unless mailed as
specified in the offer. OFFER GOOD ON THE 73/4 OZ. SIZE CAN ONLY. Labels from cans
of other sizes, other brands or coupons without labels cannot be honored for this offer.
a THIS OFFER EXPIRES SEPTEMBER 30, 1968.

1110“. ■ ••

son arrived in Vietnam, Mrs.
Greenwald started a campaign to
send "pre-sweetened flavoring" for

the drinking water of soldier's in
Vietnam. She initiated the cam-
paign after her son wrote about
a bad taste in the water in Viet-
nam.
Since then the campaign has
* * *

Five Air Medals Go
to Children of Late
Capt. Allan Cherry

FREE!

PILLAR ROCK

posed position from which he
could fire effectively upon the
enemy positions. Seeing several
of his fellow troopers wounded,
he ran to their aid and dragged
them back to safety. Private
First Class Greenwald then re-
turned to his position and contin-
ued to place heavy and accurate
fire against the enemy until he
was mortally wounded. Private
First Class Greenwald's out-
standing display of aggresside-
ness, devotion to duty, and per-
sonal bravery was in keeping
with the highest traditions of the
military service and reflects
great credit to himself, his unit,
and the United States Army."
Pfc. Greenwald's mother has
started the Dennis Greenwald Me-
morial Fund to be used to recog-
nize Southfield youth who have
contributed to their school or com-
munity and to purchase books for
the children's section of the South-
field Library.
Last summer, shortly after her

Capt. Allan Sheldon Cherry, 30,
who was killed while piloting an
air force jet over North Vietnam
Aug. 4, will receive posthumously
five medals in ceremonies today
at Selfridge Air Force Base.
Capt. Cherry, son of Mrs. Sarah
Willis of Ardmore Ave. and the
late Mr. Harry Cherry, has been
named for the distinguished flying
cross, silver star, air medal, com-
bat readiness medal and purple
heart.
His children, Howard, 8, and
Lisa, 7, will accept the medals
at the ceremony.
Capt. Cherry, who also had been
memorialized earlier at Selfridge
services, was in the air force for
nine years. He had been in Viet-
nam five weeks when he was
killed. At the time of his death,
he was alone in the plane, which
exploded when it hit the ground.
Another plane, piloted by his com-
manding officer, was witness to
the action.
A native of Detroit, Capt. Cherry
attended Central High School and
Wayne State University.

I

New 7 Ft. Slate
Israeli Cloth

New 8 Ft. Slate Rubber Backed
Cloth, Belgium
Balls
........

$19500

I Used 7 Ft. and
8 Ft. Tables

250°0

5500

Used Bruswick Executive, 1965
Gold
Cloth

165°°

Snooker Table, 41/2x9 and 5x10,
3 pcs. slate (out of pool halls)
Your Choice

New Valley Slate
Trade, Solid
Formica Table

$200-$300

7 Ft. with

250°°

Tough

trances

en-
no

problem. Our
1968 Fischer Empire VII & VIII Slate or
engineers can
Marble, Belgium Balls included, from
install a ta-
ble
in any
home.
Immediate Delivery on all Tables-90 days or up to 36 Months to pay.
We Stock Fischer, Valley, Brunswick, Na-
tional, Irving Kaye, Rozcl.

I

390°°

DETROIT POOL TABLE

19500 West Seven Mile Rd.

between Southfield and Evergreen KE 2-8950
Open Daily 10 to 8:30
Sunday 11 to 5

If you think
21 days in Europe
plus car, plus accommodation
will cost you a little bit
of money, you're right!

$400 is a little bit of money.

That's all it takes to get started... and you're on your way with
Lufthansa's EUROPACAR Tours.
The Italian Tour is only $400. And, that's even more inexpen-
sive considering you get round-trip jet, New York-Rome, 20
nights accommodation and a rented Maggiore Fiat 850 with
the first 500 kilometers free.

Or, for just a few dollars more, you have two choices on the.
Hellenic Tours...(A) Includes round-trip jet, NewYbrk-Athens,
20 nights accommodation near Athens and a rented car with
the first 50 kilometers free—costing $490; or (B) for $59--
features 20 nights accommodation in 6 hotels with breakfasts,
located in the important classical sites of Greece as well as
round-trip jet, New York-Athens and a rented Volkswagen.
What more could you ask for? Just pick the country of your
choice and call your Lufthansa Travel Agent. Or mail in this
coupon for more information.

Air fares based on 14 - 21 day, 15 passenger, GIT Economy fare from
NYC when applicable.
• rrangements based on each of two people traveling together.

Lufthansa German Airlines, Dept. DJN-3
410 Park Avenue, New York, N.Y. 10022

Gentlemen: Please send me more information on the
EUROPACAR Italian Tour ❑ EUROPACAR Helienl•rours



Name

Address

a-

City

Zip

State

Phone

My Travel Agent is

Lufthansa

Lend

0

Back to Top

© 2021 Regents of the University of Michigan