Sentimental Journey

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

1940s, D-Day Memorial Event, Eleanor, Eleanor Roosevelt, FDR, Franklin, Franklin Roosevelt, President, Roosevelt, Uncategorized / 01.10.2013

October is finally here.  Leaves are starting to change and the days are getting colder.  On October 13, 2013 we invite you to join us at the Memorial for a special luncheon with Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt.  For the 123rdcelebration of General Dwight Eisenhower’s...

116th, 29th Division, Bedford, Bedford Boys, Company A, D-Day, D-Day Fatality, D-Day Memorial, Hoback, homefront, Raymond, Uncategorized, WWII / 24.09.2013

Bedford and Raymond Hoback were one of 33 sets of brothers fighting together on the beaches during D-Day, June 6, 1944.  Of the 33 sets of brothers, three sets were from Bedford (the Stevens twins and the Powers brothers were also from Bedford) and...