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D Day - Omaha Beach - Easy Red sector - Piece of shoe US WWII

 

I find this piece of shoe in Normandy, at Easy Red sector, just near WN 65 in 2006

 

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Very nice collection including some rarely encountered pieces. Thank you for showing. Jack Angolia


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Capt. Alan R MOREHOUSE - 16th Infantry Regiment - 1st Infantry Division - V-Mail 1944

Alan R. Morehouse died leading his men ashore at Omaha Beach during the D-Day landings June 6, 1944.

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Private Walter E. LIPOVSKY - 16th Infantry Regiment - 1st Inf Div - Family Letters

 

KIA 18 November 1944 - Buried at Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery, Belgium

 

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1st Lt James F. COLEMAN - 82nd Airborne Division - Original Documents

 

Dated February 13th 1945

 

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1st Lieutenant Robert C. ADAMS O-1295975 - 39th Infantry Regiment - 9th Infantry Division - Letters

 

Before late 1943, he was assigned to the 409th Infantry Regiment - 103rd Infantry Division

 

KIA October 11, 1944 - Buried at Henri-Chapelle American Cemetery, Belgium

 

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Walter Ehlers needs to be here with his comrades.

 

Allan

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Never under-estimate the power of prayer.

 

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Walter Ehlers needs to be here with his comrades.

 

Allan

 

Nice touch to a terrific collection...

 


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Cpl Richard B DAGGER 12012991 - 101st Airborne Division - Letter to Director of admissions Cornell University NY

 

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Wow, impressive, sir. Thank you for sharing this!


Looking for:

 

1. CIB with M16 instead of 1795 Musket

2. Rarer current era brassards and armbands

 

Thanks for taking the time to read this!

 

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M1 Helmet

 

The paint is yellow, naval beach battalion helmet have a red colour, engineer special brigades have a white coulour...????

 

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