Ernest Hemingway — Normandy at Last

“ …he first checked in with one of Gen. George Patton’s armoured divisions…” July 18th, 1944

Hemingway with Pelkey. Image: pinterest

Ernest Hemingway was not new to war, having been seriously wounded in Italy in 1918, when serving as an ambulance driver for the American Red Cross. In 1922 he’d reported on the spiteful Greco-Turkish War for the Toronto Star. He’d also covered The Spanish Civil War, and, in 1942, ran his own spy network in…