Through the years, the News & Record's reporters and veterans columnist have shared the stories of those who experienced D-Day — June 6, 1944, when Allied forces invaded northern France in beach landings in Normandy during World War II. The bloody battle, in which thousands were killed, marked a turning point in the war.

Here are some of those stories.

On Saturday a week ago, the 65th anniversary of the D-Day landings, Greensboro veteran John Cocklereece hosted a luncheon for any Greensboro r…

Last month, I devoted my column to responses to “Where were you on D-Day, June 6, 1944?” Today, I will share some additional memories.

Last month, I devoted my column to responses to “Where were you on D-Day, June 6, 1944?” Today, I will share some additional memories.

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On Marjorie Moore’s ninth birthday, her Army colonel father wrote her a two-page letter from England.

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Sixty years ago, they were young men, some still in their teens, as they girded for the roles they would play in one of history's biggest battles.

D-Day on June 6, 1944, was such a hinge-of-history event that I was interested in seeing where Greensboro men and women in uniform were. So in…

World War II veteran Raymond Oakley of Browns Summit will never forget sailing home Dec. 28, 1945, aboard the General Anderson with 4,500 troops.

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