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VILL JOSEPH L
4TH INFANTRY DIVISION
Joseph, My wife and I came across your grave on my visit to Normandy. God bless you and thank you Joseph for your ultimate sacrifice in a battle with evil. When God awakes you from your sleep, Normandy will seem like just a bad dream.I look forward to that day for you and all the brave men who died
Honored by Jordan Kitover
[Posted: 2019-07-16 00:29:17]
GARDNER WILLIAM
29TH INFANTRY DIVISION
I'm trying to get my dad (Carmen poliseno) a purple heart for his service in world war 2 after the fact. I believe he was on the same boat as William Gardner who was his commanding officer. my dad passed away in 2016 at the age of 99.in order to get him his purple heart I need to try and follow his
Honored by david poliseno
[Posted: 2019-06-19 18:10:47]
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R.I.P. Earl L. KELLY, 502nd PIR, 101st Airborne Division
Earl R. KELLY was with the I Company of the 502nd Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division. Read more...
[Posted: 2015-04-11 13:35:00]
R.I.P. Vincent E. BAKER, 58th FA Bn
Vincent E. BAKER landed on Omaha Beach, 6 June 1944. Read more...
[Posted: 2015-03-19 15:35:26]
R.I.P. Robert L. SALES, 116th Regiment, 29th Division
Robert L. SALES who landed on Omaha Beach at the age of 18, died Monday. He was 89 years old. Read more...
[Posted: 2015-02-25 07:17:52]
R.I.P. Glenwood HANKINS, 116th Regiment, 29th Division
Glenwood Elmo Hankins, 92, of Martinsville, died at Memorial Hospital in Martinsville; He landed on Omaha Beach, first wave. Read more...
[Posted: 2015-02-10 09:24:35]
Stephen Ambrose Tour: D-Day Tour
D-Day Tour: The Allied Invasion of Europe D-Day Tour Read more...
[Posted: 2014-12-28 17:01:18]
2015 Band of Brothers Actors Reunion in Normandy, France
The event in 2014, marking the 70th anniversary of D-Day, was a great success, so the actors have decided to hold one more reunion on June 5, 6 and 7, 2015. Read more...
[Posted: 2014-10-05 16:45:00]
70th Anniversary D-Day Toast on Omaha Beach June 6, 2014
Surviving members of the 29th Infantry Division gather at 6:36 a.m., exactly 70 years to the minute when Company A of the 116th Regiment of the 29th division approached this very same stretch of the Dog Green sector on Omaha Beach. Read more...
[Posted: 2014-10-02 13:52:00]
Don McCarthy and Morley Piper 29th Infantry Division D-Day
Don McCarthy and Morley Piper both landed on D-Day as part of the 29th Infantry Division's assault on the western end of Omaha Beach on June 6, 1944. Don landed with the 116th Infantry Regiment, Morley with the 115th. Both witnessed the carnage of June 6, 1944.  Read more...
[Posted: 2014-09-29 08:03:00]
'Omaha Beach: Honor and Sacrifice'
The World War II Foundation and Tim Gray Media is now in the post-production phase of 'Omaha Beach: Honor and Sacrifice'. The documentary will be narrated by Major League Baseball Hall of Fame Broadcaster Tim McCarver. Read more...
[Posted: 2014-09-27 12:43:00]
Ernie Corvese, US NAVY NCDU D-Day
The last time Ernie Corvese set foot on Omaha Beach, he spent 12 hours pinned down by German artillery. Much of that time he spent face-down and motionless, hoping he wouldn't attract a sniper. Read more...
[Posted: 2014-09-15 07:36:00]
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