Washington Senators Bobby Estalella, Alex Carrasquel, and Elmer Gedeon at Fenway Park in 1939.
Washington Senators Bobby Estalella, Alex Carrasquel, and Elmer Gedeon at Fenway Park in 1939. Courtesy of the Trustees of the Courtesy of the Trustees of the Boston Public Library/Leslie Jones Collection
Washington Senators Bobby Estalella, Alex Carrasquel, and Elmer Gedeon at Fenway Park in 1939. Courtesy of the Trustees of the Courtesy of the Trustees of the Boston Public Library/Leslie Jones Collection

A veteran’s Memorial Day story of survival and death

May 25, 2015 10:25 PM