While World War II helped pull the United States out of the Great Depression, it devastated many European countries. Did you know that the United States gave over 13 billion dollars in foreign aid after World War II? Who actually got it? Have you ever heard of George Marshall? Just what was his plan and did it work? Follow the link below to watch this interesting video from History.com to find out!
“The Marshall Plan is just another name for give all Americans’ hard-earned money away,” Grandpa Chester griped and spat out a lemon seed.
“As an ally, we have to help rebuild what was torn down,” Sheffield said from where he sat on the porch swing next to his wife.
Song of Return, Chapter 36