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From D-Day To V-E Day: Two WWII Veterans Who Helped Win The War In Europe To Speak Sunday At Museum


May 30, 2019

Join the Veterans History Museum of the Carolinas on the 75th anniversary of D-Day, June 6, at 2 p.m., to hear stories told by WWII veterans of D-Day and of fighting through to V-E Day.

The invasion of Normandy, on June 6, 1944, was the largest amphibious operations in history. This operation began the liberation of German-occupied France from Nazi control and laid the foundations of the Allied victory: V-E Day, May 8, 1945.

Two speakers will tell their personal stories. Lawrence Hoffman, U.S. Army artillery, landed on a Normandy beach six days after D-Day. He fought in Normandy and in th...

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