D-Day Remembered

Posted by Warren Krech on June 6, 2014

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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