Veteran Tells His Story Of Courage And Bloodshed On The 70th Anniversary Of D-Day Like so many of the “Greatest Generation” Abe was young, barely 21, jumping from his landing craft, struggling through the waves.
Philadelphia Honors World War II Vets At Independence Seaport Ceremony"War is hell. No doubt about it," said Harry Snyder (second from right in photo), now 92 years old.
World War II Veteran Describes Role In Liberation Of FranceThe memories of D-Day are still fresh for Al Giandomenico, a 90-year-old Southampton, Bucks County veteran who took part in the liberation of France.
Local Veterans Recall Memories Of D-DayLocal soldiers, sailors and airmen joined one of the largest invasion forces in history. It was 70 years ago today. Many of them are no longer with us. But 30 years ago, KYW's Jay Lloyd gathered their vivid memories of D-Day and the beaches of Normandy.
Guide To Summer Reading: D-Day Plus 70Books beyond count have been written about World War II - it's cause, execution and effect.
Jay Lloyd's Getaway: D-Day, Seventy Years LaterThe Omaha Beach cemetery will host a memorial service for the men who died on the Normandy coast while launching the invasion that would lead to Berlin.
Opinion: Obama’s Non-Commemoration Of D-Day Is Inexcusable
Local WWII Vet Honored In France On D-Day AnniversaryWith World War II-era military planes darting overhead and Normandy's Utah Beach visible in the distance, a bronze statue emerged from beneath a camouflage parachute, in tribute to a man whose quiet leadership was chronicled in the book and television series "Band of Brothers."