Walter Victor, now 95, served in World War II, landing in France a few days after D-Day. He earned a number of medals and helped liberate the Dachau concentration camp before returning home. Victor served for many years as the Braves’ team photographer.
On Thursday, Americans will remember D-Day, the 1944 invasion of the beaches of Normandy that served as the turning point of World War II, and probably none will remember more clearly than 92-year-old Robert “Punchy” Powell.
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