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Joe’s Podcast Episode #025

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In 2008, Dr. Jim Vineyard invited me to go on a trip to Europe as a translator. It was definitely the trip of a lifetime! This was the basic schedule of our trip.

Saturday, September 20, 2008  

Aromanches – Artificial Port for D-Day landings

Battle of Hedgerows

Omaha Beach


Sunday, September 21, 2008

Church in hotel lobby

Point du Hoc

Merville Battery

Pegasus Bridge


Monday, September 22, 2008

St. Mere Eglise

St. Marcouf Battery

Utah Beach Museum (artificial port)


Tuesday, September 23, 2008

Battle of the Somme (WW I battle)



Wednesday, September 24, 2008

American Military Cemetery in Luxembourg – 21 gun salute; presented Bill Lair with flag

Drove to Bastogne

Late night supper with Missionary Alexander de Chalandeau


Thursday, September 25, 2008

Liege, Belgium


Friday, September 26, 2008

Malmedy Massacre

Visited different battle sites


Saturday, September 27, 2008

War Museum in Diekerk


Sunday, September 28, 2008

Morning service in Bitburg, Germany

Returned to Bastogne


Monday, September 29, 2008

Drove back to Caen, France, from Germany


Tuesday, September 30, 2008

Took others to airport in Caen; returned vehicle

Took train to Paris


Wednesday – Trip back to Ivory Coast

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