Monday, July 6, 2015

July 6, 1944: Breach Nazi Lines in Normandy

The Johnstown Tribune - July 6, 1944
Cpl. Anthony Romano
Pfc. Fremont Bowser

Sunday, July 5, 2015

July 5, 1944: Americans Battle Germans Out of 17 Villages and Hamlets in Normandy

The Johnstown Tribune - July 5, 1944
Mrs. Elizabeth Ickes
Mrs. Lucretia Penrose

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

June 30, 1944: British Forces Virtually Encircle Caen While the Yanks Attack in Area of St. Lo

The Johnstown Tribune - June 30, 1944
Local Names:
Cambria Works
Johnstown Public Schools - Panama Pacific International Exhibition
Charles Head
Frank Gallagher
K. of P. Lodge Officers

Monday, June 29, 2015

June 29, 1944: Germans Throw Bulk of Two Armies In Battle To Halt the British at Caen

The Johnstown Tribune - June 29, 1944
Local Names:
Russell Marsh
Robert Marsh
Merle Kirsch

Sunday, June 28, 2015

June 28, 1944: British Tanks Columns Engage Germans In Armored Battle Southwest of Caen

The Johnstown Tribune - June 28, 1944
Local Names:
Thomas Evans
Joseph PrucnalDwight Probert
Ray Orner
Dorothy Ober
Mr. C. Calderwood
Stambach - Duckworth Wedding
St. Patrick Building Fund
Harry Turner
Morrellville Sluggers
Martin Baker of Rosedale
Miss Jennie Godell
Paving Solomon Run Road
Village Street Playground
Miss Kathryn White
Miss Eleanor Dixon
Thomas McGrath
Warren Rogers