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February 18, 2013 12:53 am

Ed Koch’s Army Diary Details Battle With Antisemites

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Ed Koch. Photo: Provided photo.

New York Post – When Edward I. Koch was just a lanky 19-year-old Army draftee from The Bronx marching off to World War II, his mother, Joyce, handed him a gift.

It was a new, leather-bound, gold-leafed diary in which she inscribed: “God bless you, my son.”

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