Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower visits paratroopers, including Bill Hayes, at center behind Ike’s right hand, in England, on June 5, 1944, moments before the troops boarded transport planes bound for Normandy and the June 6 D-Day invasion.
Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower visits paratroopers, including Bill Hayes, at center behind Ike’s right hand, in England, on June 5, 1944, moments before the troops boarded transport planes bound for Normandy and the June 6 D-Day invasion. File photo
Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower visits paratroopers, including Bill Hayes, at center behind Ike’s right hand, in England, on June 5, 1944, moments before the troops boarded transport planes bound for Normandy and the June 6 D-Day invasion. File photo

Ad Astra: Kansans’ contributions to war effort came in many ways

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