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Fort Gordon | The Augusta Chronicle

...of the first units to train at the camp was the 4th Infantry Division. Its soldiers were among the first to land on Utah Beach during the D-Day Invasion of Normandy. Also during World War II, German and Italian prisoners of war were housed...

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Family traces father's emotional journey on, after D-Day

...European soil, as we did before this trip, you can only imagine.Highlights of our itinerary included: Omaha Beach; Utah Beach; Caen; Bayeux; St. Lo; Mortain (likely the victory confirming the Germans could not stop the momentum of the Allied...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-07-06/family-traces-fa
May we never forget their sacrifice

...German-occupied Western Europe turned the tide of World War II.Tens of thousands of Americans stormed Omaha and Utah beaches and parachuted into coastal France that Tuesday morning. Many ? too many ? never returned home.It was nothing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-06-06/may-we-never-forget-t
Jacob Jay Pearlstein

...Jay joined the army and served as 2nd Lieutenant with the 4th Infantry Division based in Augusta. He landed by ship on Utah Beach on D-Day, June 6, 1944. Cited for heroic action, Jay received the Bronze Star, the Oak Leaf Cluster, The Presidential...

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Fort Gordon has been a show of might for decades

...Barton, who later became a well-known Augusta real estate executive, 4th infantrymen were the first to land on Utah Beach during the D-Day invasion of Normandy during World War II.Two other divisions, including an armored division with...

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Fort Gordon

...of the first units to train at the camp was the 4th Infantry Division. Its soldiers were among the first to land on Utah Beach during the D-Day Invasion of Normandy. Also during World War II, German and Italian prisoners of war were housed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/12/27/com_504714.shtml
Fort Gordon

...of the first units to train at the camp was the 4th Infantry Division. Its soldiers were among the first to land on Utah Beach during the D-Day Invasion of Normandy. Also during World War II, German and Italian prisoners of war were housed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/12/29/com_176792.shtml
Tale of two Italians shows interesting facet to a long-simmering debate

...adopted homeland during World War II. A member of the storied 4th Infantry Division, Tantillo made the initial landing on Utah beach on the early morning of June 6, 1944 - D-Day. On the evening of June 5, Tantillo shook hands with British Gen...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/05/06/let_127340.shtml
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We need their kind again

...his family's successful dairy business after he returned from the war - with Bronze and Silver stars after landing at Utah Beach - made his principal mark in public service: He sandwiched two terms as Augusta mayor, 1964-1970, between two stints...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/09/edi_328.shtml
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Georgians to see World War II Memorial

...the 101st Army Airborne division that parachuted over Utah Beach in Normandy during D-Day. Tech. Sgt. Hank Arnold...escape him. He remembers missing the landing targets at Utah Beach, along with many other Airborne paratroopers storming...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/25/met_416704.shtml
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