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World War II Veteran: Billy M. Amos (Bill)

posted on May 24, 2007 at 10:43 AM

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Bill Amos landed on Omaha Beach several hours into the invasion of June 6, 1944 on an LCM landing craft. The amphibious tanks that were supposed to lead the invasion sank so the infantry had no protection.

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