Episode 2

Published on:

21st Jul 2023

Irving Abramson (Private First Class, US 5th Army, 100th Combat Infantry) | S1E2

In this episode, we hear moving tales from Private First Class Irving Abramson, a Battle of the Bulge survivor from the 5th Army's 100th Combat Infantry. As he shares his story of survival from a deadly foxhole artillery barrage and a serendipitous encounter with a legendary Hollywood star on an Army train while recovering from traumatic injury, we explore the human spirit's resilience in the face of war. This interview was recorded on October 28, 2022, in Chicago, Illinois. TO DONATE - LINK - https://portraits-of-honor.captivate.fm/donate.

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About the Podcast

Portraits of Honor
The Untold Stories of World War II
Inspired by photographer Jeff Rease's mission, this podcast series spotlights the remarkable stories of World War II veterans. Each episode features personal narratives from these everyday heroes from all walks of life who once united for liberty and justice when the world needed them most. Capturing the essence of honor and service through first-hand accounts, these stories bridge generational gaps, vividly preserving the past and imparting heartfelt lessons of what it means to serve for a greater cause. Listen, learn, and remember as these timeless tales echo the heroism of a fading generation.
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