Episode 123: One Soldier's Forgotten Story in World War II
Guest: Walt Larimore
Sunday, December 4, 2022
This Week on History Happy Hour: The remarkable story of WWII combat infantryman Phil Larimore, who fought at Anzio and later in France and Germany, as reconstructed by his son, Walt Larimore, co-author of At First Light: A True World War II Story of a Hero, His Bravery, and an Amazing Horse
A lieutenant in the Third Division, Phil Larimore saw intense fighting in the most difficult conditions in the southern campaign, but it is what happened in the war’s final days that makes his story special.