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Local WWII veteran operated railroads in Germany, Austria
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Eugene Carl Griggs, at his Lugoff home, taps out Morse code on the railroad telegraph key he used on his job.
In response to a November 2011 column in which railroad artifacts were discussed and pictured, Eugene Carl Griggs of Lugoff called to say he enjoyed it very much. Gene is a retired former employee of the Seaboard Railway. Little did this columnist know our conversation would lead into some very interesting and little known areas of World War II history.