Retired Sgt. 1st Class Paul J. Parent was the guest of honor at U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach's Days of Remembrance ceremony April 19 at Katterbach Theater at Bismarck Kaserne. Parent served with the Canadian Army during World War II, participating in the Dieppe Raid, the Italian Campaign and the D-Day Invasion. After the war he joined the U.S. Army where he was a sports director and linguist. Today Parent lives in the Ansbach area.