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Andy Staruch | K Company, 246th Infantry Regiment, 66th Infantry Division - Army

8:38   |   He was among the last of his unit lined up to board the SS Leopoldville for the Channel crossing when the officer manning the gangplank stopped Andy Staruch and all the men behind him. The ship was full and that proved to be most fortunate for them.

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