BBC interviews local vet
Rob Walker of the BBC of London, England arranged for Keith Davis to go to the Eccles Broadcast house on the U. of U. Campus for the interview. Rob wanted to talk about WW II. Keith told him about his time in Europe. They talked about Utah Beach, Submarine Base at Brest, France, St. Lo., going through Paris, Battle of the Bulge, Crossing the Rhine River on a Pontoon Bridge at Koblenze, Germany, The Ohrdruf Concentration Camp, fighting through Nuremburg and meeting the Russian Army in Czechoslovakia and celebrating V.E. Day on May 8, 1945.
Rob told Keith about his Grandmother as a child living through the V-1 bombing on London and the Luftwaffe air raids. She was hit by a small piece of shrapnel near her eye and still has it with her today. Keith and Rob talked for an hour about the war. Both men know that Freedom is not Free.
Rob Walker at the BBC interviews Keith Davis via satellite.