D-Day http://redriverradio.org en WWII veteran in Mooringsport, La., pens 'spot checks' on war http://redriverradio.org/post/wwii-veteran-mooringsport-la-pens-spot-checks-war <p>A Mooringsport, La., World War II pilot has a new memoir that he calls "spot checks" on the war. On this anniversary of D-Day, when Allies invaded Western Europe 69 years ago, the 93-year-old Cochran&nbsp;reflects on his experiences in the Central Pacific theater.</p><p></p> Thu, 06 Jun 2013 13:35:26 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 28720 at http://redriverradio.org WWII veteran in Mooringsport, La., pens 'spot checks' on war History Matters: A D-Day remembrance http://redriverradio.org/post/history-matters-d-day-remembrance <p>Commentator Gary Joiner shines a light on D-Day, the day the Allies invaded Western Europe in World War II.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 28 May 2013 12:35:00 +0000 Gary Joiner, Ph.D. 28266 at http://redriverradio.org History Matters: A D-Day remembrance History Matters: Remembering D-Day http://redriverradio.org/post/history-matters-remembering-d-day <p>Commentator Gary Joiner remembers&nbsp;D-Day, the day Allies invaded Western Europe in World&nbsp;War II, 68 years ago this month. Tue, 12 Jun 2012 16:20:42 +0000 Gary Joiner, Ph.D. 12562 at http://redriverradio.org History Matters: Remembering D-Day