September 11, 2001
A day of unbelievable horror that still stays etched in our memories
eye witness to the disaster
. . . was on the 78th floor in the South Tower of the World Trade Center when the first plane hit.
Bert will share his gripping description and insights of that day
March 17, 2015
buffet lunch followed by program
$26 members $28 guests
Desert Falls Country Club
Please make your reservations by Friday, March 13th, to Donnaturrentine@reagan.com
Bert describes his miraculous escape, the horrible destruction and heroic evacuation of that day in his book On A Clear Day www.amazon.com/bert-Upson/e/B00AVRA7RI
A graduate of Yale, Bert began a career in the army. After his Army service, Upson became a top East Coast advertising executive in New York. He and his wife retired to Palm Desert in 1998 where he was living that fateful day.