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D-Day Paratrooper Joe Morettini Reunites with Museum’s C-47

Event Date: Thursday, 9 July 2015 at 11:00 a.m.
D-Day Paratrooper Joe Morettini Reunites with Museum's C-47

On July 9th, D-Day paratrooper Joe Morettini will visit the AMC Museum to reunite with the C-47 that carried him into combat in WWII. In April earlier this year, his fellow paratrooper Corporal George Shenkle of the 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment visited and spoke with enthralled visitors. Joe was not able to travel to Dover…

Thailand-Laos-Cambodia Brotherhood Talk

Event Date: Saturday, 20 June 2015 at 10:00 a.m.
Thailand-Laos-Cambodia Brotherhood Talk

On Saturday, June 20th, members of the Thailand-Laos-Cambodia Brotherhood will visit the museum and talk about their experiences on the campaigns against the Viet Cong and North Vietnamese Army, secretly based in Thailand, Laos, and Cambodia. The members of the TLC Brotherhood will provide briefings in the museum’s theater on the “Alpha Day Strike” from…

D-Day Paratrooper Reunites with C-47

Event Date: Saturday, 18 April 2015 at 12:00 p.m.

Update: Read the article, “Jumping into History,” about George Shenkle’s visit at the AMC Museum  On 18 April, seventy years since VE Day (WW II Victory in Europe) Corporal George Shenkle of the 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment will be reunited with the C-47 he jumped out of on D-Day, June 6th 1944. The mission of…