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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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RUNGE WILLIAM M
5TH RANGER BN
Bill was my grandfather. He was supposed to land at Point du Hoc on D day. But his landing craft sank and he was picked up by another boat of Rangers and came ashore at Omaha Beach. On D+1 he went up the coast in another boat and came ashore again and climbed up the cliffs of Point Du Hoc. At 18 he
Honored by Erik Runge
[Posted: 2018-06-08 00:28:31]
SPERLING BERNARD
4TH INFANTRY DIVISION
Bernard Weintraub, nephew to Bernard Sperling, is thankful for this history.
Honored by sandra weintraub
[Posted: 2018-03-31 16:19:23]
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THE NORMANDY AMERICAN CEMETERY and MEMORIAL
  ANDREWS WESLEY W  


Unit: 8TH INFANTRY DIVISION
Rank: PRIVATE FIRST CLASS
Hometown: --- (NY)

Status: KILLED IN ACTION
Date of Died: JULY 17, 1944

Plot-Row-Grave: C-27-36 [See map]




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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 [July 18, 2018]
Le 12 juillet 2017, c'est avec beaucoup d'émotion que, mon épouse et moi-même, avons fleuri pour la 1 ère fois la tombe de Wesley. Cela restera un moment a jamais gravé dans nos mémoires...
Honored by jean lou untereiner [2017-07-24 14:30:33]
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Honored by ashley ashley [2017-05-07 19:58:22]
Grâce à l'association "Les fleurs de la mémoire", je pourrai aller fleurir la tombe de ce héros le plus régulièrement possible. Je ne le connaissais pas il y a 15 jours et désormais, il fait partie de ma vie. Il a donné sa vie pour que nous soyons libres. Repose en paix
Honored by jean lou untereiner [2017-01-08 19:13:36]