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Son of Cold War U2 pilot speaks to Christopher Wren Association

Son of Cold War U2 pilot speaks to Christopher Wren Association

Francis Gary Powers, Jr.was the kickoff speaker for the Town & Gown Noon Lecture Series/Christopher Wren Association on Thursday, March 3rd. A packed house of over 225 members came to hear his overview of the Cold War, the 'real" story of Francis Gary Powers, Sr.'s U-2 Incident, and the controversy that surrounded his return home in 1962. Gary Powers, Jr. was also a technical consultant for the recent Steven Spielberg movies "Bridge of Spies" and related stories from the movie set.

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