D-Day on Omaha Red from the Eyes of a Forward Observer


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D-Day on Omaha Red from the Eyes of a Forward Observer is text, with genre short story and biography. It is 7 pages long.

It was created in 2003.

William E. Smith is the Creator.

Worthington resident Captain William C. Smith served as an officer in the 1st Infantry Division, 32nd Field Artillery during World War II. He was involved in the invasions of North Africa, Sicily, and Normandy's Omaha Beach (D-Day). This biographical account, written by his son William E. Smith, provides accurate details of his involvement as a forward officer in the invasion of Normandy. Among medals awarded to him is a Bronze Star with a V for Valor.

It covers the topics World War II, veterans and Normandy, France.

It covers the city Worthington.

The original is in a private collection.

This file was reformatted digital in the format video/jpeg2000.

The Worthington Memory identification code is wcd0139_001.

This metadata record was human prepared by Worthington Libraries on August 30, 2004. It was last updated October 6, 2017.