He Said That? 8/5/17

From Curtis LeMay (1906–1990), general in the United States Air Force and the vice presidential running mate of American Independent Party candidate George Wallace in the 1968 presidential election, Strategic Air Warfare: An Interview with Generals (1988):

We went over there and fought the war and eventually burned down every town in North Korea anyway, someway or another, and some in South Korea too.

Over a period of three years or so, we killed off — what — twenty percent of the population of Korea as direct casualties of war, or from starvation and exposure?

 

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s