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  • This graphic tells the story of how the France beachhead was supplied on "D-Day". 6 June 1944 (Photo: National Archives)
    D-Day Story: William D. Townsley
    I am Townsley, William D., service number 38370280. I was born August 8, 1923. I entered the armed service February 1943 at Abi...
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    WWII Veteran Was Part of Little-known 'Ghost Army'
    The Advocate, Baton Rouge, La.|
    Formed a few months before D-Day, the Ghost Army's job was to fool Germans about the location of American forces.
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    WWII Veterans Meet Again 70 Years Later
    The Sedalia Democrat, Sedalia, Mo.|
    U.S. Navy veteran Raymond "DeVere" Johnson, 92, believed he was the last survivor of the USS LST-218 until his daughter placed ...
  • Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower gives the order of the day, "Full victory - nothing else," to paratroopers in England, just before they boarded their airplanes to participate in the first assault in the invasion on June 6, 1944.
    Dwight D. Eisenhower
    When the United States into WWII, Eisenhower took over the Army War Plans Division to draft a basic strategy for the war agains...
  • Assault on Omaha Beach, D-Day
    D-Day: Overview
    June 6, 1944: it was perhaps the most pivotal day in World War II. Relive the event with these veteran stories and historical o...