Originally Posted by Johnstown
In fairness Dempsey did end up as Lt in the coast guard during WWII...which doesnt sound impressive, but the coast guard did do some actual fighting, and from what I understand he was in danger.
do you or does anyone reading know a quote on the war empsey made? Something along the lines of -
'when i didnt fight in ww1 they called me a coward, when i did in ww2 they called me a hero. They were wrong both times"
been searching for it but cant find it anywhere online