82nd vet at monument dedication
Photo Credit: Senior Airman Alexander W. Riedel
Lucy Birette joins George Shenkle during an airborne monument dedication June 8, 2014, in Sainte-Mère-Église, France. The 6-year-old came to town with her family to watch the military parade and enjoy the activities during the 70th anniversary of D-Day, in Normandy. Shenkle is a D-Day veteran of the 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 82nd Airborne Division, whose sacrifices were honored with the monument.
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