Skip to comments.A THANKSGIVING TRIBUTE TO THE AMERICANS FROM GENERAL DRAZA MIHAILOVICH
Posted on 11/28/2013 10:32:57 AM PST by Ravnagora
Lt. Colonel Albert B. Seitz [American Office of Strategic Services OSS]
''As we proceeded out over the Adriatic my mind flashed back to one incident which will always have great meaning for me. Before I was leaving my tour of Serbia, the Minister [General Mihailovich] had expressed a desire to do something to honor America saying 'Here we have Slava, the day of our patron saint. What is Americas slava?'
"I thought for a moment and said, 'We have four great days: Christmas, New Years, Independence Day, and Thanksgiving. Christmas we love because it is the day of Christ. New Years we enjoy because we look with hope to it, but on its Eve we celebrate, sometimes not too wisely but too well, and often the day itself finds us with aching heads. Independence day would be wonderful except for the sadness of sacrifice and mourning that sweeps the South from the cause of our Civil War. Thanksgiving is our day, our Slava, because that day we give Thanks to God for our founding Fathers and the beginning of our country and freedom.'
"Mihailovich replied, 'Good, we would honor America and on the Eve of that day each mountaintop of Serbia will have a fire lighted by our peasants.'
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Sretan Dan zahvalnosti!
I seem to remember some connection to the Masons, but my memory may be faulty.
Thank you for sharing.
A great general, “sacrificed” to the Communists BY THE COMMUNIST AGENTS IN OUR GOV’T
Happy Thanksgiving Aleksandra! Memory Eternal Cica Drazha!
And these are the people Bill Clinton bombed while he was getting bjobs. Good lord.
The premier HERO of the 20th century. Memory eternal!
Thanks for this post.
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