Retired Lt. Col. Granville Hearn Jr. recently celebrated his 98th birthday, which means the World War II veteran has more good stories to tell these days than he has willing listeners. Among the best of them is a brush with World War II history as J. Daniel Hud jdhud@charlotteobserver.com
Retired Lt. Col. Granville Hearn Jr. recently celebrated his 98th birthday, which means the World War II veteran has more good stories to tell these days than he has willing listeners. Among the best of them is a brush with World War II history as J. Daniel Hud jdhud@charlotteobserver.com

Plucked from obscurity, he was assigned to witness Nuremberg Nazi war crimes trial

July 12, 2016 01:03 PM