Still waving high and wide at 95

13th June, 2016 by

By Randy Wyrick

EDWARDS — If Herb Rubenstein had gotten on the Swiss watch making tour in the waning days of World War II, he would never have learned to ski, and he would never have landed in Vail.Herb is 95 years old today, Flag Day. He fought in World War II where the Nazis made serious attempts to kill him several times a day. He saw action at the Battle of the Bulge, and many other battles.The Jewish kid from Brooklyn helped liberate a Nazi death camp.“It’s been a good trip. Ups and downs,” Herb said.Every story is historyEverything is a story, …

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