Here is a link to a story about a B17 pilot from Graceville, Minn. Frank Valesh flew with the 8th Air Force out of England from September 1943 until August 1944 with the 100th Bomb Group.
Unusual to a Southern or Texan mind is this paragraph:
“His mother's maiden name was Burns, which explains why a family of Bohemians would live in a predominately Irish neighborhood.”
Most of us raised in Texas or in another state with Southern influence, would say, “What the heck does that have to do with anything?” and, “What the heck is a Bohemian? Is that some kind of Baptist? Maybe a Holy Roller?”