Skip to comments.HALYARD MISSION'S O.S.S. AGENTS FINALLY RECEIVE WELL-DESERVED RECOGNITION AND HONOR!
Posted on 06/01/2018 12:00:31 PM PDT by Ravnagora
HALYARD MISSION'S O.S.S. AGENTS FINALLY RECEIVE LONG OVERDUE AND WELL-DESERVED RECOGNITION AND HONOR! Congressional Gold Medal Ceremony in Washington D.C. March 2018
It seems that every positive step in the vindication process for General Draza Mihailovich and his Chetniks and the proper recognitions and honors bestowed takes the long road to fruition. Perhaps it is meant to be that way, but so many of the patriots directly involved in the events that made the Serbian general and his Chetniks a legend in the hearts and minds of those who understand who they were and what they stood and fought for, did not live to see and celebrate the official recognitions and vindications. Fortunately, the descendants and admirers of those who have passed on have continued carrying the torch for their heroes.
A long overdue and well-deserved honor was recently bestowed collectively upon the entire group of O.S.S. (Office of Strategic Services) agents in Washington, D.C. with the awarding of the Congressional Gold Medal on March 21, 2018. Among the O.S.S. wartime missions specifically honored with its name being forever engraved on the medal was the Halyard Mission. This amazing Rescue Mission of WWII, which took place in the Nazi-occupied areas of the former Yugoslavia, primarily Serbia, with the blessing and invaluable assistance and contributions of General Mihailovich, his Chetniks, the Serbian people loyal to them, and the O.S.S. agents who believed in the Mission and were integral to Washington giving the green light, is the stuff of epic films. No such film has been made to date, which is a travesty in and of itself, but those of us who know the Halyard Mission story continue to hang on to the hope that this goal, too, will finally come to fruition. Then the whole world will know...
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And Vjecnaja Pamjat!!!!
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