Local author Paul Sailer signing books at area events
Wadena author Paul Sailer will be signing copies of his new Special Edition of "The Oranges are Sweet - Major Don M. Beerbower and the 353rd Fighter Squadron, November 1942 to August 1944" at the Williams Company Store in Ottertail from 12:30 to 3 p.m. on June 8, the WWII Memorial Dedication at Memorial Park in Brainerd from 1 - 2 p.m. on June 9, and at the Wadena
County Historical Society Museum Bookstore grand opening from 12:30 - 2:30 p.m., June 11.
Major Beerbower commanded the USAAF squadron with the most aerial victories in WWII. He lived in Wadena as a toddler when his father was employed by the Farmers Equity Creamery.