Sadly LTC. Ronald Speirs has passed on. http://members.chello.nl/~p.vandewal/pagina.html http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ronald_Speirs During his military career he served as.: 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment WWII, Longest and last serving Commanding Officer of E Co. 506th PIR WWII Korea, combat jump, Rifle Company CO Liaison officer to the Red Army, Potsdam, East Germany Governor of Spandau Prison, Berlin RIP LTC CURRAHEE!!