Ingrid Carter on the Candy Bomber of World Ward II

Linda Burchette

The German Club of Marion hosted special guest speaker Ingrid Carter to a meeting at the Holston River Heritage Center on Sept. 20 to talk about her experiences with “the candy bomber” in World War II. Ingrid was a child in Berlin during the war and was present during the Berlin Airlift when the American pilot nicknamed “the candy bomber” and others flew over the area after the war dropping candy for the children.

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