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John Spalding being awarded the DSC by General Eisenhower

John Spalding high school photo

John Spalding and his brothers, all of whom served during the war. From left to right: Leonard, Carl, John, and Joe. (Courtesy of Tina Spalding Gerteisen)

John Spalding during the war

John Spalding recovering
from wounds, probably
Belgium 1944

Spalding's map of France signed by members of E Company before D-Day.

The path up from Easy Red taken by Spalding's men.

Aerial view showing movement of Spalding's platoon (labeled E with two dots above an "x" in a box) and elements of other companies.

John Spalding, DSC news

 

John Spalding in Owensboro, Kentucky, after the war