Sentimental Journey

Providing a Personal Perspective of World War II History and the 1940s American Home Front.

116th, 29th Division, artifacts, Bedford, Bedford Boys, Bible, Company A, D-Day, John Schenk, National D-Day Memorial, Top 10 Endangered Artifact, Uncategorized, VAM / 04.08.2014

Hello everyone, I apologize for the lack of radio traffic over the last few weeks.  However, I have something really exciting to announce to you.  Beginning on Monday, August 4th you can vote for Virginia's Top 10 Endangered Artifact--where you may notice a familiar story:...

Uncategorized / 09.05.2014

Hello Everyone!Sainte-Mere-Eglise Church, 1944.The 70th Anniversary of D-Day is fast approaching! In just a few weeks, we will all gather to commemorate the veterans we lost and those who survived. Throughout my time at the Memorial, I have come across a number of people who...