April 06, 2004, by Léon Krijnen
Dear Mr. Krijnen, about Baggy Maggy Tweet
My name is Steve Howard. Recently you sent an email to my father Ray Howard, concerning my grandfathers' former favorite aircraft, "Baggy Maggy". I can't tell you how excited I was to receive the forward from my father. I knew that "Baggy Maggy" had crashed in Sept. of 1944, but I never knew of this memorial to the radio operater. It was so great to see that "Baggy Maggy" has a lasting memorial.
Fortunately, my grandfather survived his 31 missions and was able to come home. It was heartwarming to see that there is a memorial to the brave soldier who died while protecting freedom, and wasn't able to come home. Thank you again for the information.
Wonder Lake, Illinois
Posted: April 6, 2004 03:50 PM (124 words). Tweet