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FOX 25 Boston – Saugus native killed in Normandy invasion receives Medal of Honor

June 6, 2019

SAUGUS, Mass. – It was more than 75 years ago. Thousands of soldiers stormed the beaches of Normandy, France and more than 4,400 allied...... read more

NBC 2 Buffalo – WNY heroes remembered on 75th Anniversary of D-Day

June 6, 2019

Ceremonies held through the nation, including Western New York, for those awarded the Medal of Honor for their actions during the Normandy Campaign....... read more

ABC 24 Erie – Allegheny College hosts tolling of bells in honor of D-Day Anniversary

June 6, 2019

On the campus of Allegheny College, bells tolled in remembrance of the 13 area veterans who served on D-Day. The tolling of the...... read more

The Meadville Tribune – Medal of Honor Recipient Remembered on 75th Anniversary of D-Day

June 6, 2019

Medal of Honor recipient remembered on 75th anniversary of D-Day By Tyler Dague Meadville Tribune It was the largest seaborne invasion ever launched,...... read more

The Boston Globe – Saugus Remembers Medal of Honor Recipient, WWII Vet Who Died During D-Day

June 6, 2019

Saugus remembers Medal of Honor recipient, WWII vet who died during D-Day  Breanne Kovatch Globe Correspondent, June 6, 2019 Bill Boomhower, a lifetime VFW...... read more