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Cliff Cushman’s POW-MIA bracelet to be given to widow

June 23, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

For decades, Evie Struwe has wondered about the young man whose name she carried on her wrist years ago, a name inscribed on a bracelet to honor and remember an Air Force pilot from Grand Forks who was lost in Vietnam nearly 46 years ago. The simple engraving: “Maj. Clifton Cushman 9/25/66.” Continue Reading

Cushman tells youth of Grand Forks ‘Don’t feel sorry for me…’

June 23, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Cliff Cushman wrote his famous “letter to youth” in 1964, shortly after falling and failing to qualify for his second Olympics. Continue Reading