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Sub-Lieutenant George "Jimmy" Green, 551 Flotilla, has died.
We have just learned that Jimmy Green has died. Sub-Lieutenant George Green carried the men of the A company, 116th Regiment, 29th Division onto Dog Green, Omaha Beach on landing craft in the very first minutes of the D-Day invasion on June 6, 1944. Read more...
[Posted: 2016-05-14 09:33:04]
Virginia Beach - Cary Lee Jarvis, 94, of Virginia Beach, died April 28, 2016
He was a staff sergeant when he landed D-Day, first wave, on Omaha beach, a member of the C-Battery of the 111th Artillery Battalion, 29th Division.  Read more...
[Posted: 2016-05-03 19:10:18]
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McLAMB JAMES P
4TH INFANTRY DIVISION
Since my last post, I have visited Normandy American Cemetery in March 2017 with cadets of his Sr. class which have since graduated and commissioned into the U.S. Army. It has been a dream and a goal to make that visit and share your life story with these young people. A shout out to all of you as w
Honored by Ken Wood
[Posted: 2017-05-29 16:09:51]
FERGUSON RICHARD J
66TH INFANTRY DIVISION
We have just learned that Jimmy Green has died. Sub-Lieutenant George Green carried the men of the A company
Honored by ashley ashley
[Posted: 2017-05-18 14:47:39]
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  KNAPP DANIEL J was on OMAHA BEACH AREA  
1ST INFANTRY DIVISION
TECHNICIAN 4TH GRADE

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BURIED AT NORMANDY AMERICAN CEMETERY AND MEMORIAL [I-27-34]
 
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Let us remember those young soldiers who changed the course of history with their sacrifice. Let us commit ourselves to remembering their sacrifice by cherishing the freedom they bought for all generations that follow. Honored by Laurent Lefebvre [May 30, 2017]

Though I never met you Danny, my father spoke of you often in our home. I remember you like I knew you. He never forgot you, nor shall my mother or I. You are a hero in every sense of the word. I'm glad my father had a friend such as you during WWII. I hope you're enjoying being together again. <3 Honored by Lori Paparteys [2014-06-17 13:31:37]
To read 1st Infantry Division documents (after action report, diary, journal,...)
Eighty six men and four officer of Company A were aboard. At 8:30 a.m. our craft, LCI 85, headed in for the shore with no enemy opposition encountered so far. As the boat slid in over the pilings that...(After Action Report, 1st Division, 1st Medical Bn., A Co.)