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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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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]
MOTOEVICH JOSEPH
90TH INFANTRY DIVISION
I visited the cemetery at Normandy Beach 4-2017. My story is almost exactly like the post before mine. I am from Ohio and wanted to put my rose on the grave of an Ohio soldier. Having walked awhile and seeing a number of Ohio soldiers I chose to place mine at the stone of Joseph Motoevich. Somet
Honored by John Snyder
[Posted: 2017-05-10 02:33:03]
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  RUFFINI PETER R was on OMAHA BEACH AREA  
1ST INFANTRY DIVISION
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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 27, 2017]
To read 1st Infantry Division documents (after action report, diary, journal,...)
June 6 - At daylight no land can be observed. 0720 hours was to be "H" hour for the invasion of Europa Festung (The Fortress of Europe). We are to land on Omaha Fox Green beach. The 16th Infantry is...(Journal, 1st Division, 26th Regiment, Headquarters)