Donald Paul Eriksen was born on 15 January 1928 and died on 2 March 1998. He was a World War II veteran of the United States Navy. He was the Army's longest serving Division Artillery Commander and is at rest in Arlington National Cemetery.
Michael Robert Patterson was born in Arlington and is the son of a former officer of the US Army. So it was no wonder that sooner or later his interests drew him to American history and especially to American military history. Many of his articles can be found on renowned portals like the New York Times, Washingtonpost or Wikipedia.
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