Front Page of Minneapolis Morning Tribune June 13 1944

Landed on Omaha Beach

Landed at Omaha Beach on 13 June, 1944, equipped with M10’s. Sgt. James W Walker served in the 803rd Tank Destroyer Battalion as Felix. Walker’s daughter and son in law, Joyce and Charles Baugh extensively researched James’ time in the military using the various official documentation available. I’m using their research, particularly their gps coordinates Read more

Administrative Marches

During the month of September Uncle Felix didn’t have much time to write. His Battalion was busy training, moving and marching. Taken from an administrative history of the Battalion Read more