Summer Saturdays – D-Day on Omaha Beach
SATURDAY - SEP 15, 2018, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM       < Back to Events

On June 6th 1944, The Allied Armies began their liberation of Northwest Europe. These amphibious landings are best known as D-Day. Join FHCAM Docent Richard Ulrich as he discusses the landings at Omaha Beach and the ferocious battle that took place that morning as the United States Army fought to gain a foothold on the Normandy coast of France.

Presented by Richard Ulrich, FHCAM Docent.

Richard is an FHCAM Docent and is a member of a team that recreate paratrooper-style jumps over the Normandy battlefield. Join us to learn about the fascinating details of this milestone in American military history.

 
Ticket Info
Admission to the presentation is $5 in addition to standard museum admission.

Paine Field
by Steve K. Bertrand

Book_PaineField.jpgThis pictorial history includes more than 200 images from the local community, historical societies, regional libraries, and state archives, and traces the rich history of Paine Field from its earliest days to its present status as a bustling airport and commercial aviation center.

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