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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
  KABAKOFF LEO H  

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Unit: 79TH INFANTRY DIVISION
Rank: PRIVATE FIRST CLASS
Hometown: --- (CT)

Status: KILLED IN ACTION
Date of Died: JULY 7, 1944

Plot-Row-Grave: D-2-19 [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 17, 2018]
It was my honor to make my first trip to the D-Day memorials and U.S. National Cemetary at Normandy; to place a flower. My wife Sandy and I visited on August 24, 2017 and noticed so many flowers placed on the markers of those Stars of David that are sprinkled throughout the Cemetary. We noticed no
Honored by Gary Stern [2017-08-25 11:29:08]
To the family of Leo H Kabakoff: I have just returned from Normandy Cemetery and wanted you to know that I placed a stone of his grave, said a Hebrew blessing and thanked him. Blessing to him and his family. As a Jewish person, I wanted to find a Star of David memorial and I picked him. I left with
Honored by Cheryl Carpet [2015-07-13 00:16:06]