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John Tennyson, director with Sleeping Dog Productions, of Green Lake, Wis., left, interviews Jim Carroll about his experiences as a paratrooper with the 101st Airborne Division during the D-Day invasion. The interview was part of a special event at the Fagen Fighters World War II Museum. (Tribune photo by Tom Cherveny)

Granite Falls, Minn., museum event honors World War II glider, pilots

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GRANITE FALLS - As teenagers growing up in the Netherlands during the Nazi occupation, Gysbert and Wilhelmina Beukhof witnessed many horrors, but fixed their eyes also on one sign of hope.


They watched Allied aircraft carrying those who would liberate them ply the sky above their homes. 

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Tom Cherveny
Tom Cherveny is a regional and outdoor reporter with the West Central Tribune in Willmar, MN.
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