The first men on Utah Beach — WW2: The Big One

Soldiers come ashore on Utah Beach on D-Day (National Archives) By George Morris In the dim but rising light of about 6:30 a.m., Leonce Haydel, of Gramercy, Louisiana, became one of the first Allied soldiers to step on the French beach. He was not expected to return. “It was a suicide mission,” Haydel said. “What […]

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