Continued Salute to Veterans: D-Day Invasion

Nov 07, 2022 at 04:13 pm by WGNS News

Omaha beach after it was secured, mid-June 1944 at low tide. Coast Guard-manned LSTs that participated in the invasion of Normandy, France, in June, 1944.

WGNS is continuing our salute to U.S. Veterans this month as we near Veterans Day, which is this Friday, November 11th.

Bill Allen was a medic on a US Navy Ship during the D-Day Invasion. He was on WGNS in recent years and talked about that day, recalling memories of how his ship sank, but he survived... Hear the full interview with Bill Allen on the Friday morning Action Line between 8:15AM and 9AM, Veterans Day (Nov. 11, 2022).