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D-Day Remembered

On June 6th, 1944 Allied troops invaded Normandy and turned the tide of World War II.  Jefferson City resident E. John Knapp was a navigator on a B17 bomber that day.  Here’s his story as told to his family:

 
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John went on to start a successful architectural firm, and along with his wife Maxine raised 3 children: Marcia Krech, Laura Arvold, and Eric Knapp.  John is 97 years young, and still writes poetry.

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