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Local WW II veteran Samuel Spivey displays medals he earned during his service in the U.S. Army, which includes a Purple Heart he received for gunshot wounds suffered in action following the June 6, 1944 D-Day invasion.

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Local WWII vet survived D-Day invasion

Sam Spivey was a part of the U.S. Army's "Big Red One" during the 1944 D-Day invasion in Normandy, France.


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