Back to Normandy: U.S. D-Day paratrooper, 93, to jump again for anniversary
CLEVELAND — Seventy years ago, Jim “Pee Wee” Martin parachuted into France, behind German enemy lines, ahead of the D-Day invasion.
This week, at the age of 93, the Ohio World War Two veteran is jumping into Normandy again to mark the anniversary of the June 6, 1944, sea-borne landings by Allied troops, although this time he will not be making the leap alone.
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