Bernard Victor “Lefty” Kreh, the iconic persona
of American fly fishing, passed away at his Cockeysville, Md. home on
March 14, 2018 after battling congestive heart failure and declining health in
recent months. He was 93.
Famed angler, author, photographer, and fly
fishing instructor Bernard 'Lefty' Kreh fought in the Battle of the Bulge,
fished with Ernest Hemingway & Fidel Castro, and has a US Postage Stamp in
his honor. He created the 'Lefty's Deceiver' streamer fly, one of the most
popular and successful saltwater flies ever tied.
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