A period of casual engagement with the Soviet Block countries from the end of World War II until the break up of the Soviet Union.
Men and Women serving in the military from 1945 to 1995
Capt. Freeman Bruce Olmstead (1935-) of Elmira, NY aboard an RB-47 reconnaissance aircraft, was shot down over the Barents Sea north of Murmansk, Siberia, on 1 July 1960. He was held as a prisoner in a Moscow jail for over six months.
Place by the Elms © Walt Steesy, 2007
Last Update – November 5, 2009