Other webpages of interest:

The National WWII Memorial
Information on the opening of the memorial, and a registry where you can submit a Vet's name to be honored.

The US Army's Center of Military History
A great deal of valuable information.

Official site of AMVETS

The National WWII Museum
Information on the museum as well as D-Day. Also features stories and remembrances from vets who were there.

Albert Padula memorial essay
By Luanne C. Brown, writer and daughter of 1st Lt. Virgil Brown, 278th C Battery.

US Army Heritage & Education Center, Carlisle PA