Event: The Berlin Aircraft: Saving a City
May 05, 2018 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Maiden Branch Library
11 South A Avenue, Maiden NC 28650
When the Soviet Union blockaded West Berlin in 1948, the US, England, and France created a massive airlift to sustain the city of 2.4 million for more than a year. Historian Edwin “Eddie” Ide will share details of what’s been called the most significant non-combat military operation of the 20th century.