Ralph Mann

Ralph Mann: An Unforgotten WWII Hero from Coopersburg

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Coopersburg native Ralph Mann (1923-2013) was just 21 years old when he parachuted onto Normandy Beach on D-Day as a “Red Devil” in the 82nd Airborne division. A member of “the Greatest Generation,” he later shared some of his memories of World War II with his friend and pastor, Rick Paashaus.