Thursday, September 29, 2016

D-Day Remembered: A Special Memorial Day Event

June 6th, 1944, is now known as World War II’s “Longest Day”. It started at 6:30am and ended at midnight with Allied forces having established a beachhead in German-occupied France. John ‘Doc’ Morrissy will take us through a visual exploration of D-Day with films and photos. Free tickets available at Blue Island Public Library main desk (708) 388-1078.

Wednesday, May 25, 7:00pm

Blue Island Public Library, 2433 York Street

(708) 388-1078

This event is brought to you by the Blue Island Historical Society and the Blue Island Public Library. (Picture from the Army Signal Corps Collection in the U.S. National Archives)