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Raymond S. HOBACK - 29th Division.
Bedford Boys Fallen - Raymond Samuel HOBACK never had a chance to reach 100 years old today. Instead, he sacrified his life for our freedom... Raymond may have made it out of his landing craft, but he never made it to shore. Others recall seeing his body in the water. Bedford also failed to make in on the beach. He was killed by an exploding 88mm shell. Their time in the battle could be measured in minutes... [American D-Day facebookRead more...
[Posted: 2020-01-21 22:40:05]
RIP - Robert GIGUERE - Navy.
It is with heavy heart we learn the passing of Mr. Robert GIGUERE, a veteran of D-Day (Normandy)... He was 93... Four days earlier, Giguere rode across the choppy English Channel toward the Normandy coast with the Sixth Naval Beach Battalion. When his carrier grounded on the beach, a Teller mine detonated from beneath and tore through the ship's hull, Killing several soldiers below deck... [American D-Day facebookRead more...
[Posted: 2020-01-21 22:58:23]
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MACHAN JAMES A
2ND RANGER BN
Allen Machan (He apparently went by Allen) was nephew to my Grandmother Genevieve Geddes. I was told as a child he died at D-Day but they didn't know any more details. His dad is Andrew Machan and mom is Hazel-Mae Machan, nee Goodman. Allen was born in Canada, as was his dad. His mom was born in Iow
Honored by Michael Geddes
[Posted: 2019-09-10 08:12:29]
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]
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THE NORMANDY AMERICAN CEMETERY and MEMORIAL
  McLAMB JAMES P  


Unit: 4TH INFANTRY DIVISION
Rank: PRIVATE
Hometown: JOHNSTON COUNTY (NC)

Status: KILLED IN ACTION
Date of Died: JUNE 22, 1944

Plot-Row-Grave: E-9-27 [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 [June 6, 2020]
Since my last post, I have visited Normandy American Cemetery in March 2017 with cadets of his Sr. class which have since graduated and commissioned into the U.S. Army. It has been a dream and a goal to make that visit and share your life story with these young people. A shout out to all of you as w
Honored by Ken Wood [2017-05-29 16:09:51]
The regimental plan on 22 June 1944 called for the 3d Battalion to attack north, circling around to the rear of the enemy opposing the 2d Battalion. The 3d Battalion moved up to the northern edge of the wood during the morning. The Germans, observing the movement, opened fire from the slopes above t
Honored by Ken Wood [2015-06-22 20:39:47]
Uncle Parlie, I can fully appreciate the valor and sacrifice that all of you brave young men displayed. With all that you and your fellow servicemen and women did, You are truly the Greatest Generation. Love, Kenny
Honored by Ken Wood [2014-05-30 16:23:14]