CAPE MAY, N.J. - Mr. Peter Fantacone, 87, of Mays Landing, N.J., recounts his experiences during the D-Day invasion at Training Center Cape May June 6, 2013. Fantacone was a U.S. Navy sailor in Coast Guard Flotilla 10 during the invasion serving alongside Coast Guardsmen charged with putting troops on the beaches of Normandy, France. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Seaman Jennifer Nease.

WWII vet to recount one of the ‘bloodiest days’ in USCG history

  CAPE MAY, N.J. – A World War II veteran who participated in the invasion of Normandy during D-Day recounts his experiences with recruits and staff aboard Coast Guard Training Center Cape May Thursday at 9:30 a.m. Mr. Peter Fantacone, […]