Holtzwihr, France thankful for Audie Murphy’s heroism
Audie Murphy’s memory and his combat heroism is alive and well in the community in Northeast France where he performed his heroics.
Holtzwihr is a village located just west of the French border with Germany. It has a population of about 1,300 residents and residents of the community reportedly are eternally grateful for the heroism displayed by the quiet North Texan who went on to become America’s most highly decorated soldier.
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By John Kanelis • [email protected]