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WWII D-Day veteran, awarded France's Legion of Honor
It’s June 6, 1944, Joseph Petrucci is standing shoulder-to-shoulder with 30-some fellow comrades in a landing craft hurtling through the English Channel toward Omaha Beach. Read more...
[Posted: 2016-04-29 07:24:18]
D-Day veteran Verdun Hayes celebrates 100th birthday
D-Day veteran Verdun Hayes made the jump at Dunkeswell Airfield near Honiton, Devon, to raise money for the North Devon Hospice. Read more...
[Posted: 2016-04-28 06:29:32]
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BUNCIK AUGUST B
USS LCI(L)-94
On November 1st, 2017, I visited the American Cemetery at Omaha Beach. It was very moving to see the lines of white crosses. I had the honor to place a Coast Guard Flag and render a salute at the grave site of this fallen Coast Guardsman. With many thanks for your sacrifice. CWO4 Terry Manning
Honored by Terry Manning
[Posted: 2017-11-16 23:24:02]
BOLER STEPHANE
821ST TANK BATTALION
My Father Thomas C Cabrera served with Stephane Boler in the 821st Tank Destroyer Battalion. I have several pictures of Stephane that I would like post and offer to his family.
Honored by Moreno Rebecca
[Posted: 2017-08-29 04:31:56]
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  WHITTINGTON GEORGE P Jr was on OMAHA BEACH AREA  
5TH RANGER BN
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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 [November 20, 2017]

a good man, my father. He attended the New Mexico Military Institute. He is in their hall of fame where there is much about his military career. Honored by charles whittington [2014-07-16 00:00:12]
To read 5th Ranger Battalion documents (after action report, diary, journal,...)
D-Day 6 June 1944. At 0530 hours the Fifth Ranger battalion loaded into L.C.A.'s from the mother ships, H.M.S. Prince Leopold and Prince Boudouin, and started the ten mile run to the coast of France....(After Action Report, 5th Ranger Battalion, Headquarters)