Kentuckiana's Greatest Generation - Edward Oechsli

Edward Oechsli
Edward Oechsli

Served with the Marine Corps in the war.

He fought on Okinawa and Puvuvu. (excuse the spelling)

He suffered a serious leg wound and spent the last part of the war in Hawaii recovering.

He is 82 years old now but still quite active and lives portions of year in Florida.