March ‘Hero of the Month’ flew ‘The Hump’ during World War II
ARVADA, Colo. -- An Arvada man played in a big role in a big war, but received very little recognition for it. Until now. FOX31 has named Leland "Lee" Stolberg our Problem Solvers Serving Those Who Serve "Hero of the Month" for March 2018. Stolberg flew dozens of dangerous missions over China, Burma and India during World War II. He was a flight radio operator on a C-46 cargo crew - lugging drums of gasoline over the Himalayas, to re-supply the Chinese in their efforts to defeat Japan.