Thread Rating:
  • 0 Vote(s) - 0 Average
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
71 years ago today was D-Day June 6, 1944
#1

ME001_fc

NOTE: On NNR Samantha Bunten of NBC Sports and I talked about game 1 of the NBA finals.

My Dad was the first man on Omaha Red two hours before the D-Day invasion. We lose hundreds of World War II veterans every day. That group has been called the Greatest Generation. I believe that honor is well deserved.

I was 22 before I found out that Dad had won the Bronze Star with V for valor. He never talked about his service until he joined the VFW. That caused him for the first time to be willing to re-live his … Read more at FryingPanSports

The post 71 years ago today was D-Day June 6, 1944 appeared first on FryingPanSports.




Posted on Sun, 07 Jun 2015 00:13:48 +0000 at http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/Fryingpan...k5118cyoo/
Comments: http://fryingpansports.com/71-years-ago-.../#comments
Reply


Messages In This Thread
71 years ago today was D-Day June 6, 1944 - by Steve - 06-11-2015, 10:28 AM

Forum Jump:


Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)