EXTRAORDINARY PEOPLE: Wilmington war vet remembers D-Day on Utah Beach
Submitted by Cacky Catlett on Fri, 09/14/2012 - 8:51pm.

video A very special man can be found at the Woods at Holly Tree retirement facility. What many may not know is that John DeChesere was a young Army officer on Utah Beach during the Normandy Invasion. At 101 years old, he has seen a lot in his time.

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ONLY ON 3: D-Day veteran remembers day that changed history
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Fri, 11/11/2011 - 2:49pm.

video There are many stories and many heroes on this Veterans Day, but World War II veterans are, sadly, a dying breed. Bill Pepe was in one of the most infamous battles of the war. "On D-Day I found myself on Omaha Beach," Pepe said.

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