Remembering Heroes
Staff Sgt. Melissa J. Powell recounts the battle that took place at Omaha Beach in Normandy, France on D-Day to Soldiers with the U.S. Army Civil Affairs and Psychological Operations Command (Airborne) task force on June 4, 2010. The task force is comprised of representatives from civil affairs and psychological operations airborne units from across the United States who fall under USACAPOC(A). They are participating in Operation Air Drop Normandy that commemorates the 66th Anniversary of D-Day by visiting key battlegrounds and participating in memorial ceremonies throughout Normandy. Powell is a member of 304th Civil Affairs Brigade in Philadelphia, Pa.
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