Tag Archives: Veterans

WWII Winnetka Veterans

Gazette Article by: Joan Evanich Appeared in the Gazette: Spring/Summer 2002 World War II will not be forgotten if Stephanie Welter’s eighth grade students have anything to say about it. The staff of the Winnetka Historical Society joined with Washburne School teachers and students on an exciting history project. Incorporating history, math, science and English, […]

Winnetka Way: David James (part 2)

Gazette Article by: Betsy Landes Appeared in the Gazette: Spring/Summer 2009 Former long-time Winnetka resident David James shared a place of honor with his fellow surviving Tuskegee Airmen at the inauguration of President Barack Obama in January. This article, a continuation of one that appeared in the Fall ‘08 Gazette, offers more glimpses of his […]