Essay: D-Day, A Young Child's Rememberance

Jun 6, 2018

D-Day, the Invasion of Normandy 1944
Credit History Channel

World War II as seen from the homefront seemed exciting for many children as they mapped the progress of the allies. And, there was none more spectacular than D-Day that marked the invasion of Normandy. Delmarva Public Radio Essayist George Merrill recalls the wonder of those times as a boy. Only later, he adds, did he discover the horror of war.